A new study finds that puppies age more quickly than older dogs do, and that dogs' aging rate slows over time. So our dogs are older than we think.
The CDC has updated guidelines to try to protect people and their pets. Here’s what you need to know, plus why it might impact your next dog walk.
A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known infection in an animal in the U.S. or a tiger anywhere, federal officials and the zoo said Sunday. The 4-year-old Malayan tiger named Nadia, and six other tigers and lions that have also fallen ill, are believed to have been infected by a zoo employee who wasn't yet showing symptoms, the zoo said. “We tested the cat out of an abundance of caution" and aim to "contribute to the world’s continuing understanding of this novel coronavirus,” said Dr. Paul Calle, the zoo's chief veterinarian.
The glossy black cockatoo, Kangaroo Island dunnart and southern corroboree frog are just some of the species that could face extinction.
A Missouri woman, Texanne McBride-Teahan, faces losing her emotional support animals because they are monkeys.
Animals can be cute, ferocious and mysterious - but they can also be hilarious.The funniest pictures of wildlife have now been collected and put forward for this year’s Comedy Wildlife Awards.The competition is a global, online and free to enter photography competition, showcasing the funnier side of Earth’s most amazing wildlife.Read more from Yahoo News UK:Two in five hospitals patients ‘never have visitors’Fireman Sam axed as mascot and replaced with gender-neutral extinguishersNigel Farage ‘sets out terms for general election pact with Boris Johnson’In addition to providing some light-hearted relief, the competition also aims to highlight the important message of wildlife conservation.From shopping responsibly by avoiding plastics and palm oil to restricting water use at home, this year’s contest is aimed at making people think about the animals on the planet - as well as laughing at them.The winners will be announced on November 13.
At least six dogs in the downtown Vancouver area have been diagnosed with the highly-contagious parvovirus.
The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star needs to study up on animal rights in addition to human ones.
A cassowary, an emu-like creature often described as the "world's mostdangerous bird," attacked and killed its 75-year-old owner on a farm inFlorida, authorities said on Saturday
"He's a part of our family, a very important part," Diana Alvarado said about her stolen dog, Smokey. "They just took a member of our family."
Trophy hunter Olivia Opre spoke to the U.K.-based show's hosts, Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby, via satellite from her home in Montana, where viewers could see an array of animals that she had killed and had stuffed in the background.
A curious giraffe named Abby decided to join the wedding party during photos after Tristan Burns and Luke Karshagen's South African wedding on Saturday.