A young girl whose family had one dog and two cats asked her mother, a college graduate and wife of a college professor, "Mommie, do animals have feelings?" Mommie answered, "I don't know dear.
If you've ever owned a dog, chances are you've wondered just what your pup was thinking from time to time.
Ever wondered how your cat or dog sees the world? Now you can look through their eyes with the first 3D game that recreates the vision of different species based on scientific evidence.
Cloned ponies (clonies?) are beginning to prove themselves in the field.
Why women and other female primates seek out multiple partners.
Humans aren't the only ones who like companionship.
As the social stigmas and taboos about marijuana that largely emerged during the "Reefer Madness" generation continue to be stripped away from the public consciousness, an increasing number of people are beginning to look at this all natural herb wit
It’s hard to think of a critter that inspires as much hyperbolic hysteria as the brown recluse spider.
The results of a DNA study suggest that dogs were domesticated in Europe.
Using Arduino or other micro-controllers, build a device to automatically feed, water, or snap photos of your pet
In a first, U.S. officials are going to destroy their massive stockpile of illegal ivory this week, hoping to send a zero-tolerance message to elephant poachers.
Though it might not seem like it to humans, dogs communicate different messages to their fellow canines when they wag their tails, according to new research appearing in Thursday’s edition of the journal Current Biology.
Hint: a big wingspan helps.
China’s lack of food controls have previously taken its toll on its own citizens and the global markets.
The Abominable Snowman, also known as the Yeti, has been reportedly traipsing the Himalayan hillsides for millennia
Olympians are used to overcoming obstacles in their quest for the gold medal, but golfers hoping to take to the links at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games could have more than water hazards and sand traps to deal with.
In the movie Labyrinth, David Bowie stars as Jareth the Goblin King, stealing babies and casually punting his subjects during musical numbers.
The next time you need to show an elephant where something is, just point. Chances are he’ll understand what you mean.
Anyone who has been reading my posts for a while knows that my little four legged friend, Tucker The Dog, is an important part of my family.
The culture of prescription drug addiction in America seems to be spreading to the pet population, as an increasing number of pet owners opt to medicate their furry family members into behavioral compliance with mind-altering mood medications like Pr
Website uses games to test the intelligence and even personality type of man's best friend
The stench of rotting elephant carcasses hangs in the air in western Zimbabwe where wildlife officials say at least 91 elephants were poisoned with cyanide by poachers who hack off the tusks for the lucrative illegal ivory market.
A Peruvian congressman has joined animal rights activists to try and halt the consumption of barbecued cat at an annual religious festival. The activists say at least 100 cats will be eaten at this weekend's festival of Santa Efigenia in La Quebrada
Need a laugh this weekend? These funny doggie videos got you covered.
Race to control python population before it undermines officials' efforts to restore natural water flow through EvergladesFederal wildlife officials alarmed by an infestation of Burmese pythons in the Florida Everglades have tried radio tracking coll
An economic crime perpetrated by criminal syndicates in the most remote regions, exploiting local people and lax lawsJust this week, in Zimbabwe's largest game park, more than 80 elephants were killed for their ivory by poachers who poisoned a waterh
Non-native vegetation can be a pernicious and formidable foe, invading unsuspecting landscapes and choking out plant life that actually belongs there.
Sailor lore once told of a whale so enormous that captains would mistake it for an island, anchoring their ships to the beast and ordering men ashore.
The 60-year-old was gardening when the big cat launched at her, mauling her. Her husband immediately grabbed the spear and repeatedly hurled it into the animal until it ran away. Conservation officers later found the cougar, dead, about 20metres
Biologists have released remarkable photographs of a golden eagle attacking a deer in far eastern Russia after a remote digital camera designed to shoot wandering tigers accidentally captured the beasts' mortal struggle.