Dog Owners Rally Against Man’s Anti-Pit Bull Video On Twitter

While dog lovers and animal organizations have been working hard to end the stigma surrounding pit bulls, others unfortunately still use fear mongering to...

Dogs’ Tolerance Of The Cold Depends On Their Size, Breed, And Overall Health

Our dogs' fur is very versatile in how it protects them from both the heat and the cold. But that doesn't mean their coats...

Woman Shares Her Story Of Domestic Violence And How She Escaped While Also Protecting...

People often ask abuse victims why they don't just leave their abusers. Unfortunately, it's not that simple. The cycle of abuse creates a situation in...

Little Dog Breaks Up Chicken Fight In Chaiyaphum, Thailand

Last month, a nasty fight broke out in Chaiyaphum, Thailand, when a couple of angry chickens got on each other's last nerves. The two looked...

Video Footage Shows Crab Climbing A Tree, Killing A Bird And Eating It

Animals are unpredictable creatures at the best of times. Take your family dog as an example, one minute it’s behaving itself impeccably, the next, it’s racing...

​Gigantic Whale Shark Emerges Beneath Boat Full Of Unsuspecting Tourists

The seas are some of the most beautiful and most vibrant parts of our planet. Biologists, surfers and scientists are infinitely impressed by all kinds of...

Meet The Pallas’s Cat, The Most Expressive Feline In The World

Who can resist those little fluffy balls of fur purring at your feet? Okay, so maybe cats aren’t always so cute, especially when they’re biting your...

Hungry Bird Takes His Quest For Food To The Powerlines

Sometimes life catches us so off guard that it can seem like even the simplest tasks like finding something to eat can leave us...

Herd Of Cows Turns Tail And Runs Away From A Man Who Is Playing...

When it comes to instruments that have awesome solos, the guitar is king. We all love to hear those sweet riffs and the fancy finger...

Narnia The Chimera Cat Commands Attention With Two-Toned Face

Everyone, meet Narnia the two-toned chimera cat. This unique kitty's condition gets its name from the Greek legend of the chimera, which was a goat,...

Husky Puppy’s Howl Sounds Just Like Chewbacca From ‘Star Wars’

What could be cuter than a sleepy litter of tiny husky puppies? How about one of them howling? This precious puppy from Izhevsk, Russia, would...

Video Shows Dramatic Moment Villagers Battle A Giant Anaconda To Save Defenceless Puppy

Acts of bravery and selflessness are some of the most commendable things a person can do. And although these qualities can be hard to come by...

Watching Ducks Eat Peas Is The Best Medicine For A Bad Mood

One of my most treasured memories of my youth involved gathering all the stale bread remains and heading down to the nearest pond to...

Meet Timmy ‘The World’s Angriest Tortoise’ Who’s Set To Terrorize The Same Family For...

Did you have any unusual pets growing up? Perhaps you knew someone who owned a ferret or a chinchilla? How about a tortoise? One man thought...

This Beautiful Dog Has Been Blessed With “Mikey Mouse Ears” And We Are Not...

Doggos and puppers are one of the best things on the planet. It doesn't matter whether you're happy or sad, man's best friend knows exactly what...

Creepy Creature Is Recorded Terrorizing Indonesian Family And None Of Us Will Ever Sleep...

This world is overflowing with terrifying creatures, from snakes to spiders to Harvey Weinstein and Donald Trump, there is no escape. Luckily for the rest of...

Researchers Observe Nicobar Long-Tailed Macaques Using Tools For Oral Hygiene

It's a well-established fact that certain animals, especially monkeys and other primates, use tools in their everyday lives. What may surprising, however, is that...

Labrador Runs In Circles On Trampoline At Doggie Daycare

Part of the reason why we love dogs so much is that we admire how they can take such joy in simple pleasures --...

Video Shows Newborn Deer With Mom At Departure Bay Beach In Canada

In 2010, Steve Fagan was out visiting Departure Bay Beach in British Columbia, Canada, when he witnessed a truly beautiful moment in nature. A deer...

These Tiger Cubs Are Proving Family Is What You Make It

It’s often said that friends are the family you choose, and that’s exactly the case for these two adorable tiger cubs. These babies were born...

Woman Disturbs Baby Huntsman Spiders, But Then One-Foot Long Mother Emerges

Pretty much everyone in the world is absolutely terrified of spiders, and even that's an understatement. And we have a perfectly good reason to be afraid. Spiders are...

10 Of The Best Animal Stories Covered At ViralNova In 2017

One of my favorite things about writing online is the number of cute animal stories I get to write. It really cheers me up on...

Paleontologists Reveal The Real Reason T-Rex Had Such Short Arms

Be honest, every time you have watch Jurassic Park you laugh at the T-Rex’s impotent arms as they flail around hopelessly out of sync with its monstrous...

Cat And Dog Best Friends Take The Most Adorable Road Trip Photos Together

There’s nothing better than hitting the open road with your bestie. You’ve got the tunes blaring, the windows rolled down, and you have nothing to worry...

Woman Finds Her Two Mischievous Cats Stoned After They Ate Her Cannabis Plants

Did you know that animals can get high too? There are plenty of cases of pets and livestock dancing with Mary Jane. Unfortunately, many don’t enjoy...

Animal Photographer Captures Beautiful Photos Of Her Dog And Pet Owls In Germany

Interspecies friendships are some of the most adorable animal relationships to witness -- something this woman is very familiar with in her everyday life. Tanja...

Dog Dad Shields Puppy From Anyone Who Tries To Touch Him

Parents' top priorities are to take care of their little ones and protect them from harm, even if they aren't human. While some animal fathers...

Irish Veterinary Clinic Posts Job Seeking Full-Time Employee To Cuddle And Work With Cats

When most people talk about their dream job, it's something ambitious. People are always reaching up further on the ladder in their career trajectory,...

U.S. Coast Guard Saves Sea Turtle Tangled In Millions Of Dollar’s Worth Of Cocaine

Large-scale drug trafficking is never a victimless crime, and humans aren't the only ones affected by it. When the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Thetis returned...

Guy Provokes The Most Painful Wasp On Earth To Sting Him And Instantly Regrets...

If you’re anything like me, you’re terrified of any animal that has the potential to sting you. Be it a wasp, bee or ant, none are...

Young Girl With Hearing-Impairment Finds Love And Safety With New Pet

It's true that our pets can help bring a bit of joy into our lives when times get tough, but it's often forgotten that...

Dog Rescued From Puppy Mill In Hong Kong Lives Happy Life

When it comes to welcoming a new dog into your home, you've probably heard the advice: adopt, don't shop. While there are reputable breeders out...

Rock Salt Is Dangerous And Toxic For Dogs, So Here’s What You Can Do...

When winter rolls around in colder climates, something has to be done about all of the snow. After all, most of the time the...

Siberian Cats That Live And Roam On Russian Farmer’s Land Are Beyond Stunning

In the settlement of Prigorodny in western Siberia, there's a magical place where stunning cats live on a farm their owner refers to as...

12-Year-Old Golden Retriever Surprised With New Puppy Friend On Christmas

About three years ago, Cash the golden retriever lost his best dog friend, Rosie, when she suddenly passed away. According to his owner, Marie...

Great Dane Can’t Contain His Excitement When He Sees His Owner For The First...

Great Danes aren't normally known for having severe separation anxiety but after more than two weeks away from his favorite human, this pooch couldn't...

Heartbreaking Photograph Highlights Tensions Between Indians And Elephants

Over 27,000 endangered Asian elephants live in India, with many in close proximity to residents of West Bengal. Unfortunately, the two do not co-exist...

Man Films Hilarious Mock Episode Of ‘Law & Order’ To Shame His Naughty Dog

All dog parents have been there -- you wake up or come home after going out, only to find the tattered remains of a...

Dad Surprises Kids With New Dog Months After Their Late Dog Died In A...

Sharing our homes with furry family members and loving them is one of the most rewarding things we can experience. It's also the most...

Why Did The Salmon Cross The Road? To Continue This Bizarre Tradition

"Why did the chicken cross the road?" This corny joke has plagued us for generations, but as it turns out, Washington State has an...

Countries Sign Legislation Banning The Use Of Wild Animals In Circus Performances

For years, activists have fought all over the world to end animal exploitation, particularly when it comes to circuses. The amazing news is that...

Soldier Makes Friends With A Stray Dog In Iraq, When He Returns Home A...

The war-torn streets of Iraq are not a place where you would expect to make friends, especially not as a soldier. But when Ken Wyrsch met...

Zimbabwe Sells Off Elephant Population To Raise Money For Conservation Efforts

The poaching and hunting of large-scale wildlife such as lions and elephants have long been hot topics on both sides of the issue. But in...

Dog Sleeping Positions May Indicate Something About The Pet’s Personality

If you have a dog, there's a 100 percent chance that you've looked at your pup while it's sleeping and thought, "That can't be...

Scientists Use Interactive Software Tool To Track Wild Giant Pandas By Their Footprints

According to the World Wildlife Fund, there are only about 1,864 giant pandas left in the wild. While the species is not yet officially...

People Bite Octopuses Between The Eyes To Kill Them As Part Of Hawaiian Tradition

Not many people can say they killed their meals with their bare hands...or in some cases, their teeth. But when it comes to seasoned octopus...

Dog Owner Takes Hilarious Photos Of His Pup Wearing Wigs Made Of Her Own...

There are some dogs that shed like crazy. It can be infuriating to come home after work and see the floor you've just swept...

Pet Owner’s Husky Goes Missing, So He Documented The Search And Found His Dog...

One of my biggest fears in life is losing my dog. I love him so much, and the thought of him being out in...

While Mom’s Away, This Pooch Will Play With His Awesome Grandpa

No matter if it's a grandchild or a fur baby, some parents just know how to turn on the nurturing switch when it comes...

Footage Shows Man Abandoning Dog At Dunkin’ Donuts In New Mexico

For those of us who see our pets as family members, it's impossible to imagine abandoning them as if they mean nothing, especially during...

Dog Hilariously ‘Argues’ With Owner Who Keeps Trying To Stick Her With Adhesive Tape

Messing around with my pets takes up a pretty big chunk of my days off. It can be hilarious when we find just the...

Reckless Dog Owner Travels Down Busy Highway With Dog Tied To His Flatbed Trailer

For most pet owners, letting the dog tag along on road trips can be a delight for all those involved. Unfortunately for this driver, his...

Amazing Footage Shows First-Person View Of Eagle Soaring Over Swiss Alps

As humans, we can only imagine what it'd feel like to soar in the air as a bird does. But thanks to this incredible...

Cat-Loving Man Takes Hilarious Pictures Holding Every Cat He Meets In His Daily Life...

If I know one thing, it's that there are dog people and there are cat people. I've got both, but at heart I'm really more...

Tiny Puppy With Multiple Medical Issues Gets Chance At Life Thanks To Foster Mom

Back in early September, a tiny pit bull named Sasha was born with a host of serious medical conditions. At a day old, she...

New Dad Helps Build An Adorable Room Under The Stairs For His Dog

Bringing a new baby home is stressful in more ways than one, especially if you have other kids or pets. On top of caring for...

Excited German Shepherd Jumps Up To Greet A Marine In Touching Reunion

When soldiers are deployed, they spend long amounts of time away from their families. That includes the furry members of the family! While the humans...

The Last Male Northern White Rhinoceros Lives In Captivity in Kenya

At the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia, Kenya, lives Sudan, one of the last rhinos of his kind. In fact, he's the last male Northern...

Many People Haven’t Heard Of Aardwolves, But They’re Totally Adorable

Just when I think I know all there is to know about cute animals, the world continues to amaze me. I've been writing on...

GoPro Footage Shows Dog’s Perspective As He Runs To The Beach

Have you ever wondered what life is like from your dog's perspective? Running on four legs, having a sense of smell thousands of times more...

Adorable Cat Enjoys Horseback Riding With Owner On Her Miniature Pony

Horseback riding isn't just a leisurely activity for humans anymore. As this video shows, Dude, a lovable black cat wants to join his owner...

Adoptive Mom Dedicates Her Life To Caring For Her Blind Pug

Internet ads on websites such as Craigslist can seem a bit sketchy at times, but every now and then, they can lead to a...

Tiny, Defenceless Dog Is Horrifically Burned After Its Fur Is Dyed Purple

When you’re the owner of a pet, they become a part of your family. You have a responsibility to keep them safe and shelter them from harm....

13 Animals That Proved Humans Aren’t The Only Ones Who Like Pumpkins On Halloween

Like all other holidays, Halloween is an event made for and celebrated by humans. But who says animals can't join in on the fun? Whether...

Baby Possums Caught Chewing Fruit On Video Make Gross Smacking Sounds With Their Mouths

In my opinion, possums are highly underrated animals. They're known for being grumpy trash animals, but they're actually kind of amazing. And when they're babies,...

30 Ridiculously Adorable Chihuahuas That Will Make Your Day

I can't believe I'm about to say this, but Paris Hilton and her dog Tinkerbell pretty much made owning a chihuahua cool again. Whether you're...

‘Hugging Dog’ And Owner Left Homeless After Fire Destroys Their Apartment

If you frequent Instagram pretty often, you'll probably recognize Louboutina, the adorable golden retriever with a penchant for giving out hugs. This sweet pup shot...

Mischievous Cat Becomes Trapped In Family’s Home Renovation Project

If I had to pinpoint the reason behind my being a dog person instead of loving up on some fluffy kitties, it would probably...

5 Easy Ways You Can Learn To Speak Your Dog’s ‘Love Language’

Dogs brighten up our lives in so many ways. It's really no surprise, then, why we love them so much. We show affection to our...

Scientists In China Have Successfully Cloned A Monkey And The World Is Worried

I remember watching The Island and being mesmerized and horrified by the idea that humans may one day be able to clone themselves. Whilst fantasy, the eerie...

Great Dane Looks Absolutely Terrified After Being Swatted By Kitten

A lot of dogs who share homes with cats are understandably afraid of their feline siblings. A quick search on YouTube will yield a ton...

Bonded Dogs Rescued By Arizona Humane Society Find Forever Home Together

About a month ago, two dogs were brought into the Arizona Humane Society (AHS). Because of their difference in size, many called them an...

Robbie The Corgi Bites And Nibbles At His Owners’ Hands If They Show Each...

It's a familiar scene: a couple, curled up on the couch with their dog, watching TV. Truth be told, this could basically be every...

Owner Tricks Dog With Treat, Then Accidentally Ruins The Illusion

Most of us have heard the expression, "quit while you're ahead." Well, this guy totally disregarded it when he decided to have a little fun...

Dog Rides On Sled While Clutching Owner’s Back Like A Child

Some dogs love riding down snowy hills with their humans, while others are much too anxious to step one foot on the sled. This two-year-old...

U.S. Senate Committee Asks To End Red Wolf Recovery Program And Declare Them Extinct

One of the rarest and most endangered species of wolf in the world is the red wolf, or Canis rufus. In fact, the species is...

Playful Puppy Just Wants To Play, But This Unamused Kitty Simply Isn’t Having It

Not the biggest fan of children? You're not alone. For as tiny as they are, kids are really, really exhausting. They're basically tiny bundles of...

Man Finds Street Kitten Following Him And Befriends The Stray

There are so many stray animals out there who need homes. Animal shelters and animal control do the best job they can of rounding...

You Can Tell This Exhausted Pooch To Go To Sleep, But That Doesn’t Mean...

Have you ever found yourself having to force your eyes open as your head starts to nod up and down in the middle of...

Wedding Photographer Stages Mock Birthing Photoshoot With Her New Kitten

Your social media feed is likely flooded with photos of creative pregnancy announcements, baby bellies, and adorable newborns, but chances are you've never come...

Animal Shelters See Influx Of Abandoned Animals Each Year After Holiday Season

As another holiday season comes to a close, the parking lots and customer service desks at many of your favorite retailers will become flooded...

Video Shows More Than 10,000 Snow Geese Taking Flight From Lake Massawippi in Canada

When we think about birds who fly south for the winter, we often think of geese. While I'm more accustomed to seeing the brown...

Grieving Dog Dad Breaks Down After Being Surprised With New Puppy On His Birthday

One of the most difficult and heartbreaking parts about having pets is knowing that someday, we'll lose them. That's what James Xuereb and his family...

Woman Claims To Have Taken In A Cat That Turned Out To Be A...

Sometimes I think I've reached the limit of people's stupidity, but something always proves me wrong. It's admirable to help lost or stray animals you...

Rescuers Fear The Worst After Puppies Fall Into A Well With A King Cobra

They say that a leopard never changes its spots, but what about a king cobra? Naturally, you presume it to be a vicious creature, capable of...

Video Captures Elephant Calf Slipping And Stumbling Up Muddy River Bank In South Africa

Elephants are pretty amazing creatures, but being big comes with its challenges. That's true even when the elephant in question is actually really small!...

Chocolate Lab Is Truly Excited While Unwrapping Her Christmas Present

When it comes to dogs, they get pretty pumped about receiving new toys. Just like we give humans gifts on Christmas, the holiday is...

Blind Woman Saved By Her Service Dog, Who Threw Himself In Front Of A...

Service animals are lifesavers for the people who use them. For someone who is blind or may have a disability, a service animal can...

Humpback Whale Spreadd Some Happiness With A Blowhole Rainbow

As Judy Garland famously sang in "The Wizard of Oz," "Somewhere over the rainbow skies are blue and the dreams that you dare to...

Stuffed Animal Brings Woman To Tears During Emotional Gift Exchange

The loss of a beloved pet can hurt almost as much as the loss of a friend or family member, mostly because that's exact...

Who Needs Then Dog Filter When You Have These Hilarious Snapchat Dogs To Break...

It's not up for debate. Dogs are basically the kings of the Snapchat jungle. Not many animals can boast that they have their own filter,...

Dog Goes Missing, Comes Back With A Tag Telling His Owner’s He’s Now A...

Dogs aren’t called man’s best friend for nothing. They’ve been our companions for hundreds of years, and their intelligence and empathy towards others is what makes...

Russia Prepares To Train Their Cuddliest Weapons: Puppies!

As much of the world lives in constant fear of a nuclear attack from one of the world's major military powers, Russia is busy...

Woman’s Agonizing Headaches Were Caused By A Spider Living In Her Ear

We all have things we are deeply afraid of whether it is an irrational fear or not. A lot of people tend to be afraid of spiders....

10 Popular Dog Breeds And The Common Health Risks Associated With Them

While welcoming a new dog into the family is a very fun and exciting idea, it shouldn't ever be a spontaneous decision. Sharing your home...

Monkeys Filmed Running Across Thailand Road After Being Scared By Fireworks

If you have a dog or cat at home, you know how distressing it can be for them to hear fireworks blasting outside during...

BBC Documentary Footage Shows Grieving Mother Whale Carrying Her Dead Calf

Every year, almost 300 million tons of plastic are produced, with more than eight million tons of plastic being dumped into our oceans. Once in...

Heartbreaking Footage Shows Polar Bear Starving To Death On Iceless Land

Footage of a starving polar bear on iceless land has surfaced, revealing the disastrous consequences of climate change. Photographer Paul Nicklen and filmmakers from the conservation...

Virginia Homeowners Hang Animatronic Clown On Their Trash Can To Keep A Bear From...

In some parts of the country, bears getting into people's trash can be a real problem. I love to tell the story of my parents...

Two-Legged Calf Wanders Around The Streets In Indonesia Just Trying To Live A Normal...

For humans and animals alike, it's hard to make it in the world if you don't look or act like everyone else. For whatever reason,...

Chatty Kathy Ain’t Got Nothing On This Talkative Malamute

We all have that one friend that loves to talk over you every chance they get. But while most people can escape their loudmouthed friends...

Adorable Little Girl Reads To Her Horse Friend Every Morning

At the Break Away Show Horses stable in Staunton, Virginia, a little girl named Alayna meets her favorite horse, Phantom, every day for their...

Loyal Dog Resists Leaving Her Late Owner’s Grave When Called

A dog's loyalty to its human companions knows no bounds, and in some cases, even transcends death. One pup's devotion to her owner still lingers...

Four College Students Successfully Trade Their Nudes For A Puppy

It is no secret that the current financial climate is quite a volatile place, it's the reason why people are investing so heavily in Bitcoin and...

British Photographer Spends 2 Years Taking Stunning Portraits Of Animals On The Endangered Species...

There are some animals on the endangered species list that we're all familiar with. Tigers, elephants, and polar bears immediately spring to mind when you...

Pit Bull Sneezes All Over His Owner While Getting Belly Rubs

Most dogs love being showered with affection, but Meaty the pit bull? Not so much. Okay, Meaty does enjoy sitting in his dad's lap, getting...

Elderly Chimp Receives One Final Visit From Her Former Caregiver

Serving as the matriarch chimpanzee for the colony of primates at the Royal Burgers' Zoo in the Netherlands, Mama had seen her fair share...

Golden Retrievers Gather Outside Shop And Stare At Basket Of Kittens

You knows those awful days when you're convinced nothing can cheer you up? Well, these furry cuties are here to prove you wrong. For the...

15 Times People Have Caught Their Pets Doing Alarmingly Smart Things

Some people say that animals are stupid, but those of us who live with them know that really isn't true. In fact, sometimes it's a...

Little Girl And Her Siblings Are Surprised With A Puppy For Christmas

Even though Christmas is still a couple weeks away, it just came early for one very lucky little girl and her brothers. According to her...

17 Adorable Pictures Of Animals Traveling On Airplanes With Their Humans

I hear a lot of people complaining about how there are too many animals on airplanes. While I don't think it's right for people to...

England Woman Wakes Up To Find Fox Camped Out Inside Her Kitchen

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night and had the creepy feeling that something was wrong? Most people are afraid of...

Canadian Family Trains Newfoundland Dog To Use Snowblower

Morgan the dog doesn't just enjoy playing in the snow at her family's home in Sunnybrae, British Colombia. She loves to help clear it...

Baby Hippo Photobombs Couple’s Engagement Photo At Cincinnati Zoo

Nailing the perfect proposal takes a lot of careful thought and planning to make sure everything plays out just right. But sometimes, the unexpected happens...

Japanese Company Unveils Cat Furniture Line To Raise Awareness Of Local Craftsmen

When it comes to living with cats, our precious pets have this idea in their heads that they rule the roost. And they have...

Family Receives Financial Support From Community After Adopting Three Blind Dogs

It's hard enough for shelter dogs to find forever homes, let alone for those who also have special needs. That's what makes Lindsay Devers...

Melissa McCarthy Shows Off Her New Golden Retrievers On The Ellen Show, Calling Them...

Melissa McCarthy is one of my favorite comedians. She's a real treasure, and I often go into her movies not knowing if I'll like...

Dog With Ear Infested By Maggots Found On The Side Of A Busy Highway

Animal rescuers see all kinds of crazy things every day. The animals they help are often neglected, abused, and even injured in ways that...

Cat Trapped On Balcony Ledge In Australia Evades Fireman Trying To Rescue Him

Those of us who live with cats know they're super independent creatures who only want attention on their terms -- and in this kitty's...

Great Dane Chases And Tackles Man Sledding In T-Rex Costume

Tons of internet videos show that throwing on a T-Rex costume automatically makes any activity you participate in way funnier. And as this big pup...

Wolf Attacks After Being Shot And Kicked By Hunter In Kazakhstan

It's heartbreaking to see beautiful, majestic creatures such as wolves being gunned down for sport. That's why I don't any sympathy for this guy. In...

Colorado Veterinarian Sings To Nervous Dog Before Her Spay Surgery

Going to the vet is something most pets don't look forward to. Being taken away from home and suddenly placed into a strange, sterile environment...

Domesticated Cow Ran Away From Her Farm To Live With Wild Bison In Poland’s...

"One of these things is not like the other. One of these things just doesn't belong." Polish naturalists may as well have started singing the...

14 Dog Breeds That Are Prone To Separation Anxiety

It's no secret that dogs bring us so much joy, and when we love them, we bring the same to our four legged buddies,...

Enthusiastic Pup Thought He Was Jumping On The Couch, But Hopped Aboard The Struggle...

Have you ever been so excited about something that you've gone full steam ahead, only to fail miserably or experience a major letdown? If...

Chimpanzee Rescued After Being Chained All His Life Learns How To Love Again

Most people recognize that the exotic animal trade is horrific. However, there are still people who support it with their money, and it can lead...

This Pooch Definitely Isn’t This Flute Player’s Number One Fan

When you think of your favorite musicians, it's important to remember that even the most advanced instrumentalists started off as total novices. Learning an...

Shelter Dog Destined For Euthanasia Gets Second Chance With One Photo

Dogs used in fighting rings suffer unimaginably at the hands of their human captors. Even when they're rescued, many still carry the stigma of...

Dog Found Alive In Maine Snow Bank Five Days After Going Missing

Sophie the yellow Labrador had been missing for days when her family had to face a heartbreaking reality: she'd probably never come home. Albert Silver...

Hope For Paws Animal Rescue Organization Saves Stray Dogs During Holiday Season

Most of us spend Christmas relaxing and enjoying the company of our loved ones. The people who make up this animal rescue organization, on...

Dog Found With Its Neck Stuck In A Chain Link Gate Is Rescued By...

Generally it's a pretty good idea to have a fence to keep your dog safe. Making sure that fence is in good condition is...

Dad Gives Children A Science Lesson They’ll Never Forget Thanks To A Friendly Butterfly

As a child, some of the great lessons don't play out in the classroom, but rather at home with friends and family. This adorable science...

24 Priceless Dog Reactions After Discovering They’re Making A Trip To The Vet

It's just a fact that no one likes going to the doctor, and that's especially true for our four-legged buddies. If you're the owner of...

Man Attracts Beluga Whales By Singing To Them From His Kayak

While a number of different whale species are known for their ability to "sing", there's just one that's known as the canary of the...

Gamer Finds Sleeping Cat Inside Claw Machine Game At Dubai Arcade

When gamers at an arcade in Dubai recently approached a claw machine to play, they, like anyone else, were only expecting to see stuffed...

10 Signs From Your Cats And Dogs That Warrant A Visit To The Vet

If you consider your pets as family members, you'll agree that their health and well-being are top priorities. But as diligent as you may be...

Dolphins Observed Consuming Pufferfish Toxin In Order To Put Themselves In A Trance-Like State

When we think about using substances to feel euphoria, we tend to think of it as a human phenomenon. The truth is, though, that...

Enthusiastic Dog Jumps Up And Down To See What’s On The Counter As Her...

When you're hungry, you're hungry, and it can't be denied. One overeager dog named Mika was minding her own business when she got a...

Little Girl Is Surprised And Delighted When Her Parents Adopt Their Neighbor’s Cat

Little Elora from Towanda, Pennsylvania, has always adored her neighbors' cat, Hercules. She loves the black and white kitty so much, in fact, that she...

Pup Becomes Internet Sensation After Photos Of Her Excited Face At Target Go Viral...

Making a Target run is basically the highlight of my week. The atmosphere's great, I know where all my favorite foods are, and I usually...

Funny Cow Steals And Eats Iowa Family’s Mail

It's against the law to open someone else's mail, but does this cow care? Not one bit. When a family in Afton, Iowa went to...

Bear With “Monstrous” Seven-Pound Tongue Receives Life-Saving Surgery

We hear a lot about people with rare conditions that shape their appearance in a way that makes them look drastically different to the average human...

Pet Owners Share The Hilarious Nicknames They’ve Given To Their Animals

When was the last time you called your pet by the name you actually gave them? For some pet owners, the answer might be longer...

Dog With Human Face Is Driving The Internet Absolutely Insane

People on the internet love dogs. They love sharing photos of adorable pups, videos of pooches being their hilarious selves, and little anecdotes about their canine's...

22 Dubious Pets That Are Making Life Incredibly Difficult

As much as we love the cuddly fur balls in our lives, sometimes our pets can be downright mean. Being sweet and innocent only gets...

This Family Has Dedicated Nearly An Entire Century To Rescuing and Caring For Bears

With lovable and adorable bears such as Yogi, Smokey, Pooh, and even Bear in the Big Blue House, it's easy to forget just how...

Woman In Alaska Left To Walk Her Dogs And Returned To Find A Moose...

A long time ago, I desperately wanted to live in Alaska. It's definitely one of those states that most of us hear about but...

Video Shows Cockatoo Cackling After Making An Enormous Mess All Over The Floor

Think about the last time you heard a movie villain laugh. It's a very specific, deranged sound. Maniacal laughter usually follows something like the Joker...

Faced With A Choice, This Man Chose Art Over Addiction

As America wages a war on drugs, it seems like our nightly newscasts are filled with more and more drug-related crimes. But as with many...

Mother Introduces Baby To A Bunny For The First Time, And The Child Is...

One of the most amazing things about being a child is learning new things about the world around you every single day. We don't often...

Dog Breaks Up Fight Between Two Of His Furry Friends

Every group of friends includes that one person who's always looking out for everyone else. They're the one who never fails to make responsible choices;...

Video Shows Alligators’ Noses Sticking Out Of A Frozen Swamp

As temperatures have dropped, we've learned a lot about how some animals survive the winter. In some locations, people were noticing frozen iguanas falling out...

Woman Has To Euthanize Sick Puppy A Day After Buying Her Through Craigslist

According to Craigslist's terms of use, selling pets on the site is prohibited. However, it does allow users to rehome their pets and charge...

Man Reunited With His Dog Six Days After The Pup Went Missing

As a cat and dog parent, I'm lucky enough to say I've never had to deal with the fear and worry that comes with...

Siberian Husky Looks Very Unimpressed During His Christmas Photoshoot

If you just can't seem to muster up any enthusiasm for the coming holiday, don't worry. This pup knows exactly how you feel. If there's...

Family Pet Is Taken For A Trip To The Groomer, But Never Returns Home

Pet stores such as PetSmart are supposed to be a one-stop shop for anything and everything you could possibly need for your animal. Among the...

Woman Livestreams Dog Tearing Her Bumper Off Her Car And Shamelessly Asks Police To...

When police and animal control are called out to a situation, their first priority is of course the safety of humans. Beyond that, though, they...

Adorable Handicapped Cat Loves Sticking His Tongue Out For Photos

For people who don't know Rexie the cat, it might be easy to feel sorry for the disabled kitty. After all, the three-year-old does have...

If Kittens Ruled The Workplace, Things Would Be A Total Catastrophe

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if there was a take your pet to work day? Well thanks to AaronsAnimals, you...

Video Shows Two Parrots In A Dance Battle To Haddaway’s “What Is Love”

No matter what kind of day I'm having, there's an animal video online that can brighten it. And there are few things that make me...

Forget Uber! This Traveling Cat Catches A Ride From His Horse BFF

While their human counterparts have numerous modes of transportation they can use to go about their day, if a cat or other small animal...

Rescuers Find Old Pup With Advanced Mange Curled Up To Die And Give Him...

There are so many animals out there who need our help, especially street dogs. Street dogs are common in countries like India, and the...

Cat Attacks Man Who Pretends To Beat Up His Wife

While I’m not sure where it came from, there’s this stereotype that cats only seem to care about themselves. Perhaps it was all those cartoons...

Gentle Dog Holds Egg Without Breaking It

The Internet has encouraged some pretty unusual topics of debate over the last decade or so, but none of them will leave you with...

Rescued Tortoise Becomes Best Friends With Golden Retriever

When it comes to animal friendships, a tortoise and a dog make a pretty unlikely pair. That said, these odd yet adorable friends are...

Pampered Pet Crow Looks So Majestic Getting Its Feathers Fluffed

Owning a crow wouldn't exactly be high on my pet wish list, but after seeing adorable moments like this, I may have to reconsider! Crows...

Woman Divides Opinion After Dying Her Dogs And Painting Their Nails

When it comes to our pets, we are all guilty of manhandling them a little too much. In our eyes, it's a sign of affection to...

15 Heroic Dogs Whose Good Deeds Helped Others In Need

One reason why dogs make such incredible companions is that they'll do anything to protect their humans and even other animals. Whether they're providing emotional...

Bulldog Gets A Scolding From His Mom After He Destroys The Christmas Decorations

People have some pretty strong feelings about when the Christmas season starts. For me, I'm pretty much decking the halls the second the stroke...

Primate Clones Open Up Possibility To Create More As Models For Human Diseases

Near the end of January, newborn monkeys Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua made their debut as the first primate clones made using a...

Baby Humpback Whale Plays And Swims With Group Of Snorkelers Off Of Costa Rica

Whales are some of the most amazing creatures on the planet. With a just a few exceptions, they're gentle giants who roam the seas...

Beagle Can’t Be Bothered To Put Up A Fight During Tug-Of-War Showdown

While most pets can’t wait to get outside and play, this unenthused pup couldn’t care less. It was set to be the battle of the...

Calgary Dog Owner Builds An Obstacle Course Into The Snow, Much To The Pup’s...

One of my favorite things to watch is dogs doing agility courses. They seem so excited and happy to be weaving, jumping, and dodging like...

Golden Retrievers Pass Toy To Each Other When They Want Treats

Toys and treats are top priorities for our four-legged friends, especially for Grace and Cuba, two adorable golden retrievers. If these pups were able to...

Woman Confronts Her Small, Three-Legged Pup About The Mess He Made

If you've never shared your home with a small dog, you might assume they aren't nearly as destructive as the larger breeds. But as...

Adorable Video Shows Newborn Nigerian Dwarf Goats Dressed In Sweaters

At the Sunflower Farm Creamery in Cumberland, Maine, you'll find lots of adorable baby Nigerian Dwarf goats during springtime. Shortly after birth, the little darlings...

23 Heartwarming Transformations Of Neglected Dogs That Prove Love Is The Best Medicine

Dogs don’t just make wonderful pets, but they also make the greatest friends humans can have. When people say that dogs are a man’s best friend,...

10 Jealous Dogs That Have Had It With Your Stuffed Animals

When it comes to your love and attention, your four-legged friends aren't too willing to share you with anyone else, including their stuffed animals. While...

Woman Records Herself Giving Her Large Yellow Python A Bath

If you're a pet parent, you're used to scrubbing down your furry companions on a regular basis. But have you ever run a bubble...

Cat With 28 Toes Ties The Guinness World Record Holder For Feline With The...

How many toes is a cat supposed to have? Off the top of your head, you'd probably imagine that it's just like a human, right?...

Lulu The Labrador’s Story Goes Viral After She Failed CIA Training

K-9 Units are essential to law enforcement communities around the world. From carrying out search and rescue missions to sniffing out explosives, these fuzzy coworkers...

Hippo Escapes From Israeli Zoo, But It Turns Around And Comes Back Home Almost...

Most zoos take great care of their animals in an effort to aid conservation. There are of course examples of places where the size of...

Chow Chow Whines On FaceTime Call With Owner Who’s Been Away For Three Weeks

As a dog parent, I always feel guilty when I have to leave the house. As soon as I walk out the door, I hear...

Dog And Duck From Minnesota Are Best Friends Who Share A Strong Bond

Dogs and ducks may seem like pretty unlikely friends, but nobody can deny that these cuties are the perfect pair. When Max the husky was...

Here Are The Human Foods That Are Harmful To Your Feline Friends

We know a lot about the foods our dogs aren't supposed to eat. I always heard about chocolate being dangerous for dogs, and I...

Dog Joins Herd Of Sheep In Italy, Catching A Ride On His New Friend’s...

Sometimes, it can take awhile to find exactly where you fit in in the world. Just because you look different from others doesn't mean you...

Photographer’s Video Of Starving Polar Bear Shows What Climate Change Looks Like

Despite the alarming number of people who have denied climate change, including the U.S. president, there's plenty of evidence to prove not only that...

Dog Abandoned At Colombian Airport Dies After Refusing To Eat

Despite the way some people treat them, animals are living, feeling beings whose lives are affected by the choices we make. That's why it's so...

Singing Chihuahua Sings In The New Year While Performing This New Year’s Day Classic

With each new year comes the opportunity to reinvent yourself and finally say out with the old and in with the new. But while many...

Stunned Cat Can’t Get Enough Of Its Owner’s Hot Wheels Racetrack

Cats may have nine lives, but as this cat proves, they're totally overstimulated for all of them. Harvey the cat wasted no time taking advantage...

Missing Sheepdog Leads Neighboring Farmer To Where His Dog Is Trapped

Back in October, Louie the 12-year-old sheepdog disappeared from his home in Alexandra, New Zealand. His owners were obviously worried about where he was and...

Connecticut Mom Records Daughter Singing Lullaby To Their New Rescue Puppy

What could possibly be better than bringing home a new, tiny puppy? Listening to your children sing to them, as this mom found out. A...

Husky Repeatedly Shoves Sleeping Pig In An Attempt To Wake It Up

Chances are you fit into one of two categories when it comes to waking up each day. Maybe you're someone who thrives in the early...

Undercover Footage Shows Sloth Being Captured For The Wildlife Selfie Trade

For tourists who are visiting different countries, attractions involving wildlife sound like a blast to participate in. For the creatures themselves, it's often traumatizing...

Adorable Pit Bull Cuddles With Pregnant Owner While Keeping A Paw On Her Baby...

If you're a mom who had a dog before getting pregnant, you may have noticed your pup acting differently at the time. For example,...

Marine Biologist Rescued From Tiger Shark Attack By Humpback Whale

I've seen one too many shark movies to ever try scuba diving, especially in the open ocean. But for those crazy enough to swim with...

26 Photos Of Dogs Before And After Adoption That Prove Love Heals All

Adopting a dog is one of the most rewarding things you can experience as a pet owner. And that's because most of the dogs put up...

Severely Abused Dog Found In Trash Heap Receiving Treatment At Animal Hospital

Life for Charlie the pit bull had been unbelievably cruel before he'd been found tied up in a heap of trash, thrown away and...

Weiner Dog Finds Kittens Under Overturned Boat On His Owner’s Bachelor Party Camping Trip

Due to their great senses of smell and hearing, our dogs can perceive things we would usually miss. That's why people report their pups...

7 Sweet Veterinarians And Vet Techs Who Clearly Care About Their Patients

Veterinarians do so much more than keep our pets healthy. Outstanding vets aren't only committed to healing our sick and injured animals, but they educate...