One day, my daughter went to the local shelter with a friend just to look at the kitties. A woman came in with a scrawny, half-grown kitten in a box and wanted to surrender him because there was "something wrong with this cat."
Dogs are, as the saying goes, man's best friend. Cats, however, are often aligned with a feminine owner, however unfairly. Photographer (and cat enthusiast) David Williams set out to prove that expressing your masculine side and embracing your adoration f
6 years ago Teddy was clomping along the streets of Boston pulling a carriage crammed with tourists. The 2,000-pound gelding had sores all over his body. As is the ending point for many a retired carriage horse, Teddy was headed for the slaughterhouse.
A gray fox, once a common sight in San FranciscoâEUR(TM)s Presidio, was spotted in the cityâEUR(TM)s national park for the first time in more than a decade last week. The photos capturing the moment are absolutely breathtaking.
Near death from a lack of proper food, he was rescued from a tiny island in Indonesia two months ago. He is just one of countless hidden casualties from the fishing industry in Thailand, the world's third-largest seafood exporter.
A New Jersey police department paid its final respects to a beloved K-9 Friday with a goodbye fit for a hero. Judge, a 9-year-German shepherd with the West Deptford Police Department, was euthanized Friday as more than 90 police officers gathered to honor
JetBlue has done a host of heart-melting deeds in its day, from orchestrating a proposal to surprising immigrants with flights home. They've delivered mid-air gifts to an engaged couple and even offered to serve as witnesses at the wedding.
You have to earn your keep somehow, and Elsa the yellow Labrador knows it.
While her family sat back and relaxed, Elsa took it upon herself to shovel the hockey rink in her backyard in Guelph, Ontario.
Gigi Jankowski worried that her adopted greyhound, Dexter, wouldn't be able to run again. He needed one of his back legs removed to stop the progression of a skin condition that was eating its way up his limb.
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As pets go, cats are pretty user-friendly: Give them a clean litter box, a sunny windowsill and a scratching post and theyâEUR(TM)re (mostly) happy. But feeding a feline can be a bit more complicated.