Animals

6 Ways Goats Are Having The Best Week Ever
6 Ways Goats Are Having The Best Week Ever

They came, they saw, they yelled and they conquered. Here, how the unemployment rate just… >>

What Do You Give Your Pet on Valentine's Day?
What Do You Give Your Pet on Valentine’s Day?

Our Facebook fans share the ways they show the love to Fido and Fluffy. >>

Hero Pets: A Pig That Calms Special-Needs Kids
Hero Pets: A Pig That Calms Special-Needs Kids

For special-needs students in San Francisco, pot-bellied pig Buttercup provides comfort—and a bit… >>

Hero Pets: A Herd of Elephants Mourns Its Helper
Hero Pets: A Herd of Elephants Mourns Its Helper

Connections between man and beast can run deep, as one family learned after saving elephants in… >>

Hero Pets: A Lion's Big Heart
Hero Pets: A Lion’s Big Heart

Jupiter the lion may weigh in at 550 pounds, but his demeanor with handler Ana Julia Torres proves… >>

Photo Essay: Feather Fancy
Photo Essay: Feather Fancy

Quills, plumes, bristles, down: Birds have the best outerwear on earth. A look at its magnificent… >>

15 Signs of Puppy (and Kitty) Love for Valentine's Day
15 Signs of Puppy (and Kitty) Love for Valentine’s Day

Give your pet a treat and hug this February 14th too! And check out these super-cute cats and dogs… >>

How to Decode Your Cat's Behavior
How to Decode Your Cat’s Behavior

Solve your cat problems with this guide to understanding what your cat is "saying" and what to do… >>

Remarkable Animal Friendships
Remarkable Animal Friendships

A selection of amazing photographs from Jennifer Holland's "Unlikely Friendships: 47 Remarkable… >>

Should You Be Making Your Pet’s Food?
Should You Be Making Your Pet’s Food?

Would your dog or cat benefit from a healthier diet more like your own? Learn about people making… >>

13 Funny Dog Cartoons
13 Funny Dog Cartoons

Laugh at these hilarious cartoons featuring man's best friend. >>

In the Jaws of a Polar Bear
In the Jaws of a Polar Bear

As two Arctic kayakers were sound asleep, the polar bear that had picked up their scent began… >>

Bear Attack: The Story of Seven Boys and One Grizzly
Bear Attack: The Story of Seven Boys and One Grizzly

Seven high school students were near the end of their month-long survival course in the Alaskan… >>

50 Things Your Veterinarian Won't Tell You
50 Things Your Veterinarian Won’t Tell You

We asked veterinarians and vet technicians to reveal pet vet tips and cautionary tales, which can… >>

Chubby: A Dog Long Gone
Chubby: A Dog Long Gone

Calvin Trillin recalls an embarrassingly happy childhood (and a long-gone dog) in this entry from… >>

6 Secrets for a Well-Behaved Pet
6 Secrets for a Well-Behaved Pet

Is your pet's bad behavior driving you crazy? Here's how to fix six common problems. >>

Meet 5 Hero Pets
Meet 5 Hero Pets

These heroic animals saved lives. Read their amazing stories. >>

How to Get Your Dog to Sleep Better
How to Get Your Dog to Sleep Better

Three experts weigh in on how to get your dog to sleep. >>

The Best Dinosaur Museums in the U.S.
The Best Dinosaur Museums in the U.S.

If your pint-sized paleontologists are eager to get more up close and personal with their favorite… >>

10 Creepy, Crawly Creature Cartoons
10 Creepy, Crawly Creature Cartoons

A look at how frogs, caterpillars and more go about their daily lives. >>