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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
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Animals

Dogs rescued from Korean dog meat farm transported to California

Dogs rescued from Korean dog meat farm transported to CaliforniaAfter lifetimes spent in small, filthy crowded cages on a South Korean dog meat farm, dozens of dogs can now spend the rest of their lives in loving homes
  • Animals
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Animals

Dog stranded on Lake Erie rescued

Dog stranded on Lake Erie rescuedConcerned residents say they'd been watching the dog for several days
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Could elephants hold the key to cure cancer?

Could elephants hold the key to cure cancer?The research being done at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant Conservation isn't just for the future of Asian elephants, it could be for the future of fighting cancer in humans
  • Health
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Local

"Metro" the bus-riding dog and his 20-mile journey

"Metro" the bus-riding dog and his 20-mile journeyThe passenger said he remembered the dog boarding 20-miles earlier in northwest Houston at the Hwy 249/Hollister bus stop.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Animals

Meet the oldest and biggest wombat in the world

Meet the oldest and biggest wombat in the worldA zookeeper at the Ballarat Wildlife Park says they have what is likely the world's "oldest" and "biggest" Wombat.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Animals

Nevada bill would allow sick pets to use medical marijuana

Nevada bill would allow sick pets to use medical marijuanaPets might soon be able to use pot under a bill introduced Tuesday in the Nevada Legislature.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Animals

Two young bald eagles being rehabilitated at Lone Star Wildlife Rescue

Two young bald eagles being rehabilitated at Lone Star Wildlife Rescue"I had to actually put a tube down into their stomach in order to give them lots of fluids."
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Animals

After 9 weeks, family reunited with lost dog

After 9 weeks, family reunited with lost doghere had been false alarms – even a call last Monday – from neighbors in Denver who thought they had spotted Massee, a lost border collie mix.
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Texas

Puppies tossed from rural N. Texas bridge reunited with mother

Puppies tossed from rural N. Texas bridge reunited with motherAfter a bag full of puppies was dumped into a rural Wise County creek bed, the family who took them in is pushing for the owner to be held accountable.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Neighborhood

Neighbors say area terrorized by dangerous stray dogs

Neighbors say area terrorized by dangerous stray dogsA pack of seemingly stray dogs runs wild on the street.
  • Neighborhood
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Animals

Watch: Eagle's flight from world's tallest building

Watch: Eagle's flight from world's tallest buildingThis weekend, an eagle in Dubai set a new world record for "highest-ever recorded bird flight from a man-made structure."
  • Animals
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Animals

Check out the fuzz of this newborn baby penguin

Check out the fuzz of this newborn baby penguinThe Columbus Zoo is hearing the pitter patter of tiny feet
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Dog missing half of his face undergoes surgery

Dog missing half of his face undergoes surgerySince then, Apollo's pulled through a tedious surgery to reconstruct his nose.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Baby animals displaced during storms

Baby animals displaced during stormsThe Wildlife Center of Texas is overflowing with baby animals.
  • Animals
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Texas

Argyle family blames dog food for sick pets

Argyle family blames dog food for sick petsAt least one North Texas family says its four-legged friends are fortunate to be recovering after becoming seriously ill after switching to a new pet food last month.
  • Texas
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Cat rescued after being stuck in tree for 24 hours

Cat rescued after being stuck in tree for 24 hoursThe couple first noticed the animal Wednesday evening.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Surprise! Fisherman pulls bird (not fish) from ice

Surprise! Fisherman pulls bird (not fish) from iceA group of friends were ice fishing in Pennsylvania when they made a surprise catch this week
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

See the doghouse that'll set you back $30K

See the doghouse that'll set you back $30KOn display at the Crufts dog show in England, the 'dog kennel of the future' comes with features like a doggie treadmill and Samsung tablet
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Animals

Ringling Bros. Circus eliminating elephant acts by 2018

Ringling Bros. Circus eliminating elephant acts by 2018The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018
  • Animals
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Animal welfare group plans low-cost spay-neuter services in Houston

Animal welfare group plans low-cost spay-neuter services in HoustonThe City of Houston is investing $260,000 in Emancipet's newest clinic.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Video

Video: Ice Bucket Challenge ends in violent dog attack

Video: Ice Bucket Challenge ends in violent dog attackA mom is ready to share her story of an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that ended in a violent dog attack last year.
  • Video
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Animals

2 llamas running loose in Arizona captured

2 llamas running loose in Arizona capturedA spokesman for the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office credits citizens with wrangling the spooked animals
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Wis. man from viral dog photo gets new puppy

Wis. man from viral dog photo gets new puppyUnger and his dog Schoep became an internet sensation three years ago after photographer Hannah Stonehouse Hudson snapped a sweet moment of them on Lake Superior.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Lawsuit alleges Purina's Beneful can harm, kill dogs

Lawsuit alleges Purina's Beneful can harm, kill dogsA lawsuit against Nestlé Purina PetCare Co. alleges its Beneful brand dog food contains toxins that are harmful to dogs and can cause their death
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Local

BARC, Friends For Life incorporate facial recognition software into pet services

BARC, Friends For Life incorporate facial recognition software into pet servicesBARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions and Friends For Life No-Kill Animal Shelter introduced Tuesday Finding Rover's facial recognition service that helps reunite lost pets with their owners.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Features

Rare leopard in Russia spotted on camera

Rare leopard in Russia spotted on cameraCamera traps catch sight of the critically endangered Amur leopard.
  • Features
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Watch what happens to these wild hogs at the tap of a button

Watch what happens to these wild hogs at the tap of a buttonOne company has come up with a unique way to deal with wild hogs that plague Texas and other parts of the U.S.
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Your pics: National Love Your Pet Day

Your pics: National Love Your Pet DayFriday, Feb. 20 is National Love Your Pet Day!
  • Animals
  • 1 month ago
Animals

Clip of the Day: Red pandas having snow much fun

Clip of the Day: Red pandas having snow much funWatch these red pandas frolic in the snow
  • Animals
  • 1 month, 1 week ago