Mookie, an adorable Cairn Terrier mix, had a rough life when he was younger. Rescued from hoarders in a home with no air conditioning during the roasting Texas summer, he tells his story in the hopes it will help humans get through tough times. Written on his behalf by his "DadDog," John Marshall.
The birth of two endangered and extremely rare Amur leopards in a Chicago-area zoo are delighting zookeepers and heartening wildlife advocates fighting to save the species. The birth of the cubs comes less than two weeks after two Amur leopard cubs were born at the San Diego Zoo.
The Coast Guard says having an emergency radio beacon device on board helped to save a man trying to row across the Atlantic Ocean. Coast Guard officials have long urged mariners to make sure they have the devices on board.
The two Amur leopard cubs born at the zoo -- besides being adorable -- are part of a species considered to be the most endangered big cats in the the world.
Wildlife officials say needless "rescues" of deer, other young wildlife by people with good intentions can lead to the deaths of the animals.
A Bengal tiger cub that a smuggler was trying to sneak across the border is recovering at the San Diego Zoo's Safari Park after surgery to clear an intestinal blockage.
The owners of Territorio de Zaguates are battling both intruders sneaking onto their property and poisoning dogs, as well as others trying to force the sanctuary to shut down.
Death of puppy on United flight prompts proposed bill that would provide new protections for pets being carried on commercial flights
Threatened Humboldt penguin hatches; more penguin chicks expected soon at the zoo.
U.S. Food & Drug Administration issues yet another pet food recall over Salmonella or Listeria concerns
Puppy was brutally beaten, found hanged from tree in Sacramento.
Popular multicooker pulled from store shelves, online sales halted after reports the device can catch fire.
Eddie the sea otter has lived a long life after being abandoned as a youth on a California beach.
Suspect, with a long history of arrests, allegedly threw dog to its death from high-rising parking garage after breaking into car
With the Post Office always hiring, I thought a job working outdoors might be just the change of pace I was looking for. Boy, was I wrong.
Puppy, believed to be about three months old, died in emergency clinic
California's Highway 1 through the beautiful Big Sur area provides drivers and passengers an opportunity for an exhilarating road trip.
The head of the Humane Society of the United States notes that there is a relationship between animal cruelty and violence towards humans. She urges Congress to pass federal anti-cruelty laws.
A stop for a six pack of beer sparked a neighborhood effort that got a stray dog off the streets and into a good home