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Animals

Wounded Texas dog needs help for surgery

Wounded Texas dog needs help for surgeryAbandoned, hungry and hurt, a 2-year-old dog was found by a Liberty Hill family with a bullet wound on the side of the road
  • Animals
  • 1 week ago
Features

Andean bear gives birth to two cubs at the National Zoo

Andean bear gives birth to two cubs at the National ZooAndean bear gives birth to two cubs at the National Zoo
  • Features
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Animals

Baby elephant survives 14-lion attack

Baby elephant survives 14-lion attackA 1-year-old elephant wandered off from his mother in Zambia, and 14 lions attacked him
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Animals

Internet mourns loss of celebrity lemur Zoboomafoo

Internet mourns loss of celebrity lemur ZoboomafooJovian, the Coquerel's sifaka lemur and star of the short-lived PBS wildlife show for kids, Zoboomafoo, died Monday
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Texas

Wild mustangs help military veterans re-enter society

Wild mustangs help military veterans re-enter societyMilitary veterans often have a hard time rebuilding their lives after war. But something special happens when you get a soldier together with a wild mustang.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

"Starbucks" recovering after surgery

"Starbucks" recovering after surgery"Starbucks" recovering after surgery
  • Local
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Features

Voters decide on name for Dallas Zoo's newborn giraffe

Voters decide on name for Dallas Zoo's newborn giraffeThe name means "united" in Botswana.
  • Features
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Video: Dog rescued after spending days on roof

Video: Dog rescued after spending days on roofVideo: Dog rescued after spending days on roof
  • News
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Animals

7 years later, Denver man's lost dog turns up in Atlanta

7 years later, Denver man's lost dog turns up in Atlanta"When she asked, 'Is his name Jordan?' That's when my jaw hit the ground," Nuanes said.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks ago
Texas

Bald eagles find new home in 'fake' electric tower

Bald eagles find new home in 'fake' electric towerAs a species, American bald eagles are no longer endangered. But two of the birds have faced a different kind of peril in recent years because they built their annual nesting spot at the John Bunker Sands Wetland Center in Seagoville atop a high voltage electric tower.
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

BARC opens new clinic

BARC opens new clinicThere's a new way to get your dogs and cats spayed and neutered at an affordable cost in Houston.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Texas

Bidder pays $50K to name new Dallas Zoo giraffe

Bidder pays $50K to name new Dallas Zoo giraffeThe newest giraffe at the Dallas Zoo will be named by someone who's paying $50,000 to choose the moniker.
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Houston-based group wants to set record straight on Pit Bulls

Houston-based group wants to set record straight on Pit BullsLike many fans of the breed, they are now troubled over the recent news of Gus, a Pitt Bull Terrier from Montgomery County.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks ago
Animals

Dallas Zoo welcomes baby male giraffe

Dallas Zoo welcomes baby male giraffeThe Dallas Zoo has a new giraffe with the birth of a healthy male calf.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Forest Rangers Warn Visitors: "Stop Taking 'Selfies' With Bears"

Forest Rangers Warn Visitors: "Stop Taking 'Selfies' With Bears"We've officially arrived at the point where people need to be told taking 'selfies' with bears is a bad idea.
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Features

Like a virgin: Python births 6 sans mate

Like a virgin: Python births 6 sans mateLike a virgin: Python births 6 sans mate
  • Features
  • 4 weeks ago
Nation Now

China spends $1.5 billion pampering pets

China spends $1.5 billion pampering petsChina has one of the world's lowest birth rates, and a growing number of middle class couples are choosing to lavish their time and money on pets rather than kids.
  • Nation Now
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Watch: Deer freed after being trapped in motel room

Watch: Deer freed after being trapped in motel roomA doe that crashed through a window and was trapped inside a motel room
  • Animals
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

Crocodile Encounter and Gator Chris work together to house big lizards

Crocodile Encounter and Gator Chris work together to house big lizardsGo to www.gatorchris.com to make donations for more habitat and food for local alligators.
  • Local
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

Nina Pham's dog tests negative for Ebola

Nina Pham's dog tests negative for EbolaBentley, Nina Pham's King Charles spaniel, has been in quarantine since the nurse was hospitalized earlier this month.
  • Life
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Time running out for San Antonio dog found with a face full of quills

Time running out for San Antonio dog found with a face full of quillsIt was a sad sight: The face of a young black Labrador retriever covered in apparent porcupine quills.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Crime

Serial cat killer targeting Houston neighborhoods

Serial cat killer targeting Houston neighborhoodsThe reward amount is now nearly $25,000.
  • Crime
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Dog interrupts weather forecast

Dog interrupts weather forecastRipple just wants to play
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Texas

Video of police officer shooting dog spurs review

Video of police officer shooting dog spurs reviewCleburne police are now investigating, but say the short video clip of the dog being shot doesn't tell the whole story
  • Texas
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Study: Elephants may know when it's raining 150 miles away

Study: Elephants may know when it's raining 150 miles awayMigrating elephants are known to change direction out of the blue, and researchers haven't been certain why
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Man Eaten By Bear After Having Heart Attack

Man Eaten By Bear After Having Heart AttackOfficials believe the man died in front of his trailer
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Life

Pet of the Week: A cutie named Gerdy

Pet of the Week: A cutie named GerdyThere are plenty of older dogs and cats at the Houston SPCA still waiting patiently for their forever homes.
  • Life
  • 1 month ago
News

Deaf dog learns sign language

Deaf dog learns sign languageAdams said she has groups of school children coming in to see his abilities.
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Features

World's tallest cow is 6'4

World's tallest cow is 6'4World's tallest cow is 6'4
  • Features
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Unlike Spain, Dallas Ebola patient's dog will be saved

Unlike Spain, Dallas Ebola patient's dog will be savedThe dog will be transported to a new location to await its owner's recovery
  • Animals
  • 1 month, 1 week ago