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Animals

Watch: Silverback gorilla charges family at zoo, cracks glass

Watch: Silverback gorilla charges family at zoo, cracks glassA family learned the scary way that it's not a good idea to taunt animals at the zoo
  • Animals
  • 1 week ago
Nation

Baby gorillas debut at Bronx Zoo

Baby gorillas debut at Bronx ZooTwo baby gorillas have made their first public appearance at the Bronx Zoo in New York. (April 15)
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

Report: State board investigating veterinarian who killed cat with arrow

Report: State board investigating veterinarian who killed cat with arrowThe veterinarian who bragged on Facebook about killing a cat with an arrow is being investigated by the Texas State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  • News
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Nation Now

Gray whale travels 13,987 miles, breaking world record

Gray whale travels 13,987 miles, breaking world recordA western North Pacific gray whale traveled 13,987 miles from Russia to Mexico and back again, breaking the known world record for mammal migration, researchers say.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
News

Woman arrested after 15 dogs left in parked car

Woman arrested after 15 dogs left in parked carThe windows of the car were slightly cracked but police say it was 118-degrees inside.
  • News
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Dog saves family from murder suspect

Dog saves family from murder suspectA Georgia family's pet dog kept a suspected murderer at bay until cops could arrive on scene.
  • News
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Nation Now

Chimp swats camera drone out of air at zoo

Chimp swats camera drone out of air at zooA chimp at a zoo in the Netherlands decided she wasn't interested in having a close-up.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Nation Now

Wildlife officials: Mountain lion no longer under L.A. home

Wildlife officials: Mountain lion no longer under L.A. homeA well-known California mountain lion that was holed up under a Los Angeles home is finally gone, California wildlife officials say.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Nation

Sea lion pup apprehended by police for school trespassing

Sea lion pup apprehended by police for school trespassingSan Diego County Sheriff's deputies corralled a sea lion pup that wandered from the beach onto school property, taking some adorable pictures of it sitting in the back of a police car. Jen Markham (@jenmarkham) has the story.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Health

Pets can transmit infections to people

Pets can transmit infections to peoplePets are a beloved part of millions of families, and they can do wonders for a person's physical and emotional health.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Texas

After dog shootings, house approves cop canine training

After dog shootings, house approves cop canine trainingData shows police officers are likely to encounter dogs once out of every three house calls
  • Texas
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
Texas

Dog lost in Houston in December turns up 120 miles away

Dog lost in Houston in December turns up 120 miles awayA dog that was lost in Houston after a car accident nearly four months ago will soon be reunited with his owner.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

Public asked to vote on name for Dallas Zoo's baby giraffe

Public asked to vote on name for Dallas Zoo's baby giraffeAnimal fans from around the world who watched online as a giraffe was born at the Dallas Zoo can now help choose her name.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Animals

Hundreds of fish die at Texas State Aquarium

Hundreds of fish die at Texas State AquariumMost couldn't be saved, and representatives say the death toll is more than they can count
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Animals

Abandoned puppy found with only three legs

Abandoned puppy found with only three legsNeighbors found the puppy in an abandoned home and took him to a clinic where doctors amputated what was left of his leg.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Animals

WATCH LIVE: Newborn giraffe at Dallas Zoo

WATCH LIVE: Newborn giraffe at Dallas ZooAnimal Planet and the Dallas Zoo provided live coverage as Katie the giraffe gave birth Friday at the facility's Giants of the Savanna habitat.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Animals

Man shot police dog as it attacked his pet rabbit

Man shot police dog as it attacked his pet rabbitThe man has been charged with a misdemeanor count of firing a weapon inside the city limits
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Animals

Puppy survives two rattlesnake bites while on hike

Puppy survives two rattlesnake bites while on hikeGuinness ended up getting bit twice, once in the face, where he swelled up, and another time in the leg
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks ago
Animals

Photo shows bobcat catching shark off Florida beach

Photo shows bobcat catching shark off Florida beachA Florida photographer captured a picture of the food chain in action.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Thousands of pet goldfish take over lake

Thousands of pet goldfish take over lakeThe Colorado Parks and Wildlife are figuring out how to best rid a lake of thousands of goldfish. The fish have overtaken the lake and are outcompeting native species.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Deadly fungus can sicken pets and people

Deadly fungus can sicken pets and peopleThe Washington State Health Department is tracking C. gattii on orders from the CDC.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Animals

Injured dog thought to be dead digs out of grave

Injured dog thought to be dead digs out of graveA Washington State dog that was hit by a car, struck in the head and then buried in a field showed up alive days later
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Animals

Owner of pink chickens released them to 'make people smile'

Owner of pink chickens released them to 'make people smile'The man said he used food coloring, beet juice, and Kool-Aid to dye the chickens
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Animals

Cute alert! Second eaglet hatches on live stream

Cute alert! Second eaglet hatches on live streamThe eaglet baby watch is over for thousands that have tuned in to the live-streaming video of two eagles taking turns keeping their eggs warm in Pennsylvania since late January.
  • Animals
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Crime

Police looking for suspects who cut pit bull's ears off

Police looking for suspects who cut pit bull's ears offCrime stoppers is offering a $5000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the person responsible.
  • Crime
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Video: Pitbull owner says "It's not the breed, it's how you train"

Video: Pitbull owner says "It's not the breed, it's how you train"A dog owner hopes his video will show pitbulls are a misunderstood breed.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Whoa Baby! Bowie County cow has quadruplets

Whoa Baby! Bowie County cow has quadruplets15 is the cow making history in DeKalb with the incredibly rare feat of delivering four calves.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Entertainment

Puppy swallows bait -- hook, line and sinker

Puppy swallows bait -- hook, line and sinkerA four-month-old puppy is recovering in Kentucky after gobbling the bait from her owner's fishing pole and swallowing it– hook, line and sinker.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 month ago
Animals

This golden retriever is terrible at catching food

This golden retriever is terrible at catching foodFritz the golden retriever is showing off his catching, or lack of catching, skills on YouTube.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Drones being used to track Houston's stray dogs

Drones being used to track Houston's stray dogs"The drone allows us to draw a big circle in the air as we're filming in 4K, it's beautiful footage," said McPhee.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago