Animals

There Was Once a Wolf Who Loved Too Much. And What Happened to Him Was a Crime.
There Was Once a Wolf Who Loved Too Much. And What Happened to Him Was a Crime.

One day in Alaska, a black wolf appeared in front of wildlife photographer Nick Jans. This is the… >>

Do These Dogs Look Like They're Sorry to You?
Do These Dogs Look Like They’re Sorry to You?

Funny dog pictures with captions from the online sensation, dogshaming.com. >>

10 Remarkably Freaky Animal Species
10 Remarkably Freaky Animal Species

Lions and tigers and ... glowing roaches? Oh my. >>

5 Animals With Unusual Superpowers
5 Animals With Unusual Superpowers

These creatures can do amazing things. >>

8 Intimate Animal Portraits That Will Stop You in Your Tracks
8 Intimate Animal Portraits That Will Stop You in Your Tracks

We're used to seeing animals in vivid color, which may be one reason Boza Ivanovic's photographs… >>

Animals Are Injured in This
Animals Are Injured in This “100 Percent Fake” Reality Show

An investigative report shatters the illusion of one of Animal Planet’s most popular programs. >>

A Heartwarming Salute to Soldiers and Their Hero Dogs
A Heartwarming Salute to Soldiers and Their Hero Dogs

On battlefields across the globe, servicemen and women rely on their dogs for safety, comfort, and… >>

9 Unusually Detailed Animal Habitats
9 Unusually Detailed Animal Habitats

See how birds, oysters, snails, caterpillars, moths, and more rely on their inventive natures to… >>

Crazy Ants Could Destroy the Entire Gulf Coast
Crazy Ants Could Destroy the Entire Gulf Coast

They’re coming by the billions—strange, creepy creatures that appear to be impossible to kill… >>

This Man Invented Cat Memes in 1906
This Man Invented Cat Memes in 1906

Photographer Harry Whittier Frees (1879-1953) dressed up live cats, dogs, and piglets in tiny… >>

What It's Like to Punch a Shark
What It’s Like to Punch a Shark

A few things went through my mind. The first was, Wow, that’s a very large shark. Second, It’s… >>

Watch: 5 Bionic Dogs Get a New Leash on Life
Watch: 5 Bionic Dogs Get a New Leash on Life

After suffering cruelty and loss, these canines got good care and new homes. >>

Meet the Prisoner With a Gift for Healing Dogs
Meet the Prisoner With a Gift for Healing Dogs

Sixty dogs changed one man's life as much as he changed theirs. >>

6 Amazing Animal Videos That Prove Heroes Are Everywhere
6 Amazing Animal Videos That Prove Heroes Are Everywhere

A round of a-paws for these selfless beasts, please. >>

How to Train a Cat to Do 5 Life-Changing Things
How to Train a Cat to Do 5 Life-Changing Things

Yes! You can train a cat to come on command, use a toilet, and more—and it's all much easier than… >>

Hero Pets: A Little Girl's Lifeline Is Her Dog
Hero Pets: A Little Girl’s Lifeline Is Her Dog

For young Alida Knobloch, loyal pooch Mr. Gibbs is a true lifesaver. >>

Photos: Loyal Dogs Guarding Historic Southern Homes
Photos: Loyal Dogs Guarding Historic Southern Homes

There was a time when every significant life event in the South occurred on the porch. Now, these… >>

7 Cats With Better Jobs Than You
7 Cats With Better Jobs Than You

A brief look at the myriad meowfices held by felines throughout history. >>

Sorry: Dolphins Aren't Smiling
Sorry: Dolphins Aren’t Smiling

A dolphin's "smile" is actually an illusion. So is our belief that these animals can heal. >>