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Thank You, WebMD, for my High-Tech Hypochondria

Abby Heugel | Posted 06.10.2014 | Comedy
Abby Heugel

Anyone who has ever logged on to WebMD knows that typing in more than one symptom can result in a diagnosis of hypochondria and then side effects from drugs you're not even taking.

Discovery Just Bought A TV Channel For Your Dog

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.11.2014 | TV

Finally, there's a way for your dog to relax after a ruff day. Discovery Communications, which owns Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet, just ...

WATCH: Did The Only Network Devoted To Animals Actually Hurt Them?

Posted 02.03.2014 | Green

Journalist James West recently reported on alleged animal neglect and cruelty that occurred behind-the-scenes at the only television network solely de...

Forget About The Puppies And Gear Up For Hallmark Channel's Kitten Bowl

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 02.01.2014 | TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adorably wide-eyed, fluffy and in need of a loving home is an unusual description for a football player. But it's perfect for th...

Twerking Baby Sloths (VIDEO)

Lucy Cooke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Lucy Cooke

The sloths are set to take over the world. Not bad going for an animal with a reputation for being lazy.

What Foods Are Irresistible To Bigfoot?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.07.2013 | Weird News

The way to a Bigfoot's heart may be through its stomach, according to one of the stars of the Animal Planet series "Finding Bigfoot." Cast member J...

'Pit Bulls and Parolees' Moves To Louisiana

AP | By STACEY PLAISANCE | Posted 12.30.2013 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A pit bull is trapped at the bottom of a pumping station near a New Orleans levee. Rescuers joined by a Louisiana prison inmate o...

Corgi Puppies Learning To Walk And Climb.. Does It Get Any Better?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.09.2013 | Good News

These 3-week-old Corgi pups are practicing using their short little legs to walk and climb, but some of them are having a really ruff time. Sorry,...

Andy Campbell

Our Bigfoot Hunt Reveals ... SOMETHING IN THE WATER

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.09.2013 | Weird News

It was pitch black. We couldn't make a sound. And all we had to protect us were vision cameras, sticks, and a few chicken wings. We heard a splash...

I'm With Stupid: On the Trail of Colorado's Cunning Cryptids

Todd Hartley | Posted 10.16.2013 | Denver
Todd Hartley

There's a program on Animal Planet called Finding Bigfoot that really ought to be called "Looking for Bigfoot" for reasons that need no explanation.

Which 'SNL' Alum Has A Shark Tank In His House?

Posted 08.12.2013 | TV

Shark Week may be over for the Discovery Channel this year, but there's one TV star who gets to celebrate every day. On Monday's episode of "Today,...

Can Stories Save Our Oceans? Talking With Animal Planet's Mermaids Creator

Brenda Peterson | Posted 08.07.2013 | Green
Brenda Peterson

Stories, as much as science, can wake us up to what's really happening in our blue planet. As we celebrate World Oceans' Day, many people are debating the existence of mermaids, after watching Animal Planet's Mermaids: The New Evidence.

Animal Planet's Game-Changing Hoax

insidetv.ew.com | Posted 07.29.2013 | TV

The most-watched telecast in Animal Planet’s history is about mermaids. Sunday’s “documentary” Mermaids: The New Evidence delivered 3.6 mil...

WATCH: Angry Mama Llama Gets Spitting Mad

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.29.2013 | Weird News

If there are worse ways to spend a day than getting spit on by angry llamas, animal trapper Ernie Brown Jr. has yet to find one. Brown, who is bett...

Loch Ness Monster Or Greenland Shark?

Posted 05.28.2013 | TV

The "River Monsters" finale saw Jeremy Wade go after one of the most-famous mythological creatures: the Loch Ness Monster. However, the search took Wa...

The Mermaids Are Back

Posted 07.27.2013 | TV

On "Mermaids: The New Evidence," Animal Planet revisited its documentary about the existence of mermaids from last year, "Mermaids: The Body Found." B...

Mermaids on Animal Planet: What's Myth? What's Real?

Brenda Peterson | Posted 07.23.2013 | Green
Brenda Peterson

Maybe we're asking the wrong question by just focusing on whether these haunting CGI merpeople are real or myth. The real question is: Why are we making our oceans too dangerous to sustain all life?

Television's Endless War Opens a Brand New Front

Kevin McDonough | Posted 05.05.2013 | TV
Kevin McDonough

Over the past several years, "Wars" and rumors of war have erupted in the strangest places. A reality series about the banality of the DMV becomes "Parking Wars." Scrounge artists bidding on abandoned lockers wage "Storage Wars." Interior decorators declare "Design Wars."

Learning To Forgive With 'Pit Bulls And Parolees'

Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.19.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Midlife is the perfect time of life for those of us who are deadline-driven. While the sand in our hourglasses isn't in imminent danger of running out, most of us realize that our time no longer feels unlimited. It's today or never to determine how we spend the next chapters.

WATCH: Puppy Bowl Contenders Visit HuffPost Live

The Huffington Post | John Stephens | Posted 02.01.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Canine members of the 2013 Puppy Bowl starting lineup, along with Puppy Bowl referee Dan Schachner joined HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri in studio on...

LOOK: Puppy Bowl IX Lineup Revealed!

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.24.2013 | Good News

While football fans anticipate the approaching Super Bowl bonanza, lovers of animals (and all things cute and cuddly) can now celebrate the advent of...

Did The Team Discover The First Footage Ever On 'Finding Bigfoot'?

Posted 01.21.2013 | TV

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LOOK: Local Kittens, Animal Trainer, Featured On Too Cute Kitten Cam

Posted 11.12.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Like you need another reason to watch a 24/7 kitten livestream. Animal Planet's Too Cute Kitten Cam will feature more than just cute ...

'Finding Bigfoot': Evidence Of Baby Bigfoot?

Posted 10.23.2012 | TV

The "Finding Bigfoot" team headed to upstate New York to look into the famous footage from 1997 of an alleged "baby bigfoot." The footage showed what ...

David Moye

WATCH: Jane Goodall Goes Ape For Bigfoot

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 10.02.2012 | Weird News

The most famous primatologist in the world is ape about Bigfoot. Jane Goodall made her name studying chimpanzees in Africa and by discovering that ...