- Scientists discover unique organism that could make animals and fungi part of its 'supra-kingdom'
Dalhousie University researchers discovered the previously unknown Hemimastix kukwesjijk on a hike in Nova Scotia, Canada two years ago. On Thursday they confirmed a genetic analysis will occur.
Daily Mail. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:57:44 GMT.
- Arizona bird rescue searching for owner of mysterious bedazzled pigeon
An animal rescue in Arizona is searching for the owner of a bedazzled pigeon that was found last week.
Nicole Darrah. Fox News. Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:53:31 GMT.
- Animal control officer injured after dog attack
An animal control officer in Larimer County underwent surgery over the weekend after he was mauled by two dogs on Saturday.
Oscar Contreras. ABC News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 23:18:12 GMT.
- Police: Dairy cow stolen from farm, butchered along road
BERLIN, Pa. (AP) - State police are trying to find out who stole a dairy cow from a western Pennsylvania farm in the middle of the night and then butchered the animal on the side of the road. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 12:49:36 -0500.
- India's first elephant hospital cheers animal activists, draws tourists
At India's first hospital for elephants, opened last week in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, 49-year old Asha placed her left foreleg on a stool for a doctor to attend to an injury while visitors filmed it all on their mobile phones.
Reuters. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 05:48:54 -0500.
- Sumatran elephant found dead with missing tusks in Indonesia
A Sumatran elephant has been found dead with its tusks removed in an apparent poaching case targeting the critically endangered animal, an Indonesian conservation official said Friday. ...
Yahoo. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 02:49:00 -0500.
- "Rhinestone Pigeon" at NW Valley animal shelter
If you are missing a pet pigeon, it might be at a Northwest Valley animal shelter.
Fox News. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 05:37:59 GMT.
- Great Dane missing for 3 days rescued near Platte River
A dog was rescued Friday night from a cliff at Valley View along the Platte River, as was a man who attempted to rescue the animal and got stuck, according to Fremont fire officiails.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 03:06:00 GMT.
- How the Los Angeles Zoo Protects Its Animals During Wildfires and Other Emergencies
It's not easy trapping and transporting more than 1400 wild animals.
Emily Petsko. Mental Floss. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:15:00 -0500.
- Virginia Families are Hosting Shelter Animals for Thanksgiving
One Virginia animal shelter is going above and beyond to make sure none of their furry residents have to spend Thanksgiving alone.
Southern Living. Southern Living. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 16:37:50 +0000.
- Exposure to Pets Can Help Prevent Asthma
The "hygiene hypothesis" holds that early exposure to a variety of microorganisms may decrease the risk for chronic inflammatory diseases, like asthma.
Newsmax. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:00:04 EDT.
- Escaped ponies roam in rush hour Hellesdon traffic
The 30 animals got out of a locked field and were spotted roaming around Hellesdon, near Norwich.
BBC News. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:24:27 GMT.