Dog owners have reported this summer that their pets became fatally ill after swimming in freshwater lakes and ponds, apparently after ingesting water laden with toxic blue-green algae.
Green pond scum floating on a lake is not just unsightly. As animal lovers have learned the hard way, it can be deadly.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A baby raccoon with a brain injury that hinders her mobility is walking again in Arkansas with the help of a wheelchair.
Police are investigating what they believe to be a series of cat mutilations in Everett this summer.Everett Animal Services began receiving reports of dead cats in North Everett in June. Only the limbs were recovered in most cases, and officials initially believed the cats were killed by other animals. But an examination by a veterinarian last week found evidence that the limbs may have been intentionally removed, according to a statement from Everett Police.
The government is telling airlines and passengers how it will enforce rules governing animals that people bring on planes.
KENNEWICK — After hours of digging, Cossett was ready to lay her eggs.“Keep going, sweetie,” coaxed Terese Meyer as the tan-and-yellow eastern box turtle readied her nest.
EVERYONE EVER INVOLVED in the design of this fabulous family home on Medina’s Fairweather Bay — even tangentially, between centuries, and even by proxy, between species — had a say in it: the family itself (Ellen and John Tobin, with kids Greta, Riva and Ryan, plus supersweet doggy Blue and brand-new pup B); their go-to principal/lead designer, Tom Rochon of Designs Northwest Architects; and renowned Northwest architect Ralph Anderson, who created the house that was here before.
BRADYS BEND, Pa. (AP) — A cat in western Pennsylvania is bucking stereotypes with its love of swimming.
About 200 bah-bah bandits took off on hoof and ran through the Issaquah Highlands Tuesday evening before they were corralled by a herder and a border collie named Nessie.
MONROE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have removed dozens of cats and found 13 dead kittens at a home in Washington state.