Last spring, thousands of dogs in the Chicagoland area were innocently exposed to a newly arrived Canine Influenza Virus from South Korea, called H3N2. Daycare and boarding facilities were voluntarily closed for weeks to minimize viral spread.
It takes a few minutes to burn a carbon-storing tree, but up to a century or more to replace it -- a century we don't have to avert catastrophic climate change.
When a soldier is deployed on duty, what happens to their pets? What if they don't have a family to care for them while they are gone? That's where Do...
The researchers hope to learn more about whether cats are drawn to one another for activities and friendship, or whether their outdoor meet-ups are mostly coincidental.
Italy's flora and fauna reveals stories of conquests and exotic animal hunts that continue to inspire fashion, design and art.
Today, birds are giving us clear warnings about the health of our world. And they're showing us what we need to do to make a difference.
When drug lords want to train kids to become part of their workforce, they introduce them to unthinkably cruel acts. Children aged 11 to 14 are taught to amputate body parts from conscious dogs and cats without causing the animal to die.
It was wonderful to weep tears of joy when I saw and heard the story of Sherri Stankewitz, a passionate but struggling dog rescuer who recently got the "prank" of a lifetime.
Seeing Sylvia on Broadway was the dog lovers equivalent of going to Comicon or a Grateful Dead show. It was a beautiful production and charming play, but more than anything it was sharing the collective laughs with so many like minded dog lovers made the show so special for me and my 12 year old son.
While I can't read her mind, I know that my cat is also constantly finding new ways to tell me she loves me. And just as there are specific behaviors through which a dog communicates love, there are specific, unique ways that our cats are saying "I love you."
As one often does in looking for new local friends, Coco turned to Instagram to find other like minded paw friendly people.
I often recommend that people foster before they adopt a dog. The primary benefit belongs to the dog, and it would be foolish to foster without understanding that you begin your adventure with a promise to him that you will do your best to put him first. It's not always easy, but it's worth it.
This year you had the highest impact for animals EVER!
This year you had the highest impact for animals EVER! 1. When Ringling announced it was ending the use of elephants in its circus acts. 2...
New York's 2015 holiday windows are as festive and fantastical as ever! People come from far and wide to witness the spectacular scene and the ornate window displays carefully curated to show off holiday spirit and the latest merchandise.