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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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!...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Woman Watches Scared Dog Being Dragged Into Kill Shelter, Before Stepping In To Help

There are few things in this world as heartbreaking as seeing animals suffer. It's why, collectively, we donate millions of dollars to animal charities every year...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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 --...

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...

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...

Adorable Video Shows A Beluga Whale Spraying Water Over His Tank To The Delight...

Beluga whales have always been some of my favorite ocean creatures. They're totally friendly and look happy all of the time. Living in arctic...

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...

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...

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...

Elephant Charges At Forest Rangers When They Get Too Close To Her Calf’s Body

Elephants are remarkable in the way they form strong bonds with each other, grieving the deaths of their family members much like we do. And...

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...

Judge Judy Lets Dog Decide Who His Real Owner Is In Courtroom

Whoever coined the phrase dogs are "man's best friend", really hit the nail on the head when it comes to describing the close and affectionate companionships...

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...

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...

UK Police Have Standoff With Tiger And Realize After 45 Minutes That It’s A...

When a Scottish farmer recently took a peek into his barn at night, what he saw shocked him. Bruce Grubb was throwing a housewarming party,...

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...

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...

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...

Woman Falls In Love With Deformed Dog And Saves His Life

Mother Nature has a remarkable way of making each and every one of us different. In the Animal Kingdom, there's still a lot of diversity too,...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

Lioness With Zero Chill Does The Unthinkable To A Car In A South African...

One of the greatest things about drive-thru safari parks is that they give visitors the opportunity to get up close and personal with wildlife from the safety...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Adorable Puppy Tries Snatching Head Of Lettuce Off Living Room Table

For some people, it takes a lot of willpower to make themselves eat vegetables at all, much less enjoy them. This little guy, on the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Pennsylvania Hunters Come Across Deer Frozen On A River And Film The Rescue

Hunters are usually out in the woods in the dead of winter to take a life, not save one. Still, responsible hunters have a...

Hope For Paws Volunteers Rescue And Rehabilitate Abandoned Breeding Dog

Heartbreaking as it is, some people only see animals as a commodity to abuse and exploit, then abandon when they're deemed of no further...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

Terrifying Footage Captures Lions Rampaging Through Safari Park While Children Are Trapped In Cars

When you take a trip to the zoo you expect to get up close and personal with wild animals. From the safety of your own car,...

‘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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

Farm Animals Try To Run On A Frozen Road And Hilariously Slip And Slide...

In the winter, it's important to look out for black ice. Black ice is the stuff that can trick you into thinking you're good to...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Dog Shot Four Times While Protecting His 16-Year-Old Owner From Home Intruders

Dogs are incredible creatures, not only for their kindness, loyalty, and companionship, but for their bravery when it comes to protecting their loved ones. One...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Smothering Toddler’s Affectionate Hugs Definitely Aren’t This Husky’s Favorite Thing

As you're about to see, sometimes showing someone you love them can be a bit much. While most people would kill to have an adorable...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Extremely Rare Yellow Cardinal Photographed In Alabama Woman’s Backyard

Charlie Stephenson was looking out into her backyard in Alabaster, Alabama, when she had the pleasure of witnessing an incredibly rare (and beautiful) sight. There...

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...

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...

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...

Niagara County SPCA Helps 68-Pound Beagle Lose Nearly 40 Pounds In Six Months

When dogs and cats get really, really overweight, it's hard not to be furious with their owners for overfeeding them so much. After all, just...

30 ‘Shark Week’ Memes to prepare you for binge-watching Discovery Channel

When I was a kid, Shark Week was almost a religious experience. Nature's most terrifying animal and the reason I still hyperventilate every time I feel...

Wild Cheetah Jumped Into His Jeep, But This Man’s Quick-Thinking Decision Saved His Life

It's easy to forget just how unpredictable animals can be when a vast majority of the population live with some form of creature in their home....

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...

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...

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...

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...

Adorable Tortoise Tries Applesauce For The First Time And Loves It

You know when you try a food for the first time and wonder where the hell it's been your whole life? That's how this...

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...

20 Cats And Dogs Who Saw Snow For The First Time And Appropriately Freaked...

Part of the fun in raising pets from babies is that you get watch them reacting to their firsts. And one big first for our...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Read This Important Info On What To Do If A Service Dog Without A...

Read This Important Info On What To Do If A Service Dog Without A Person Approaches YouIt's very hard to resist petting every dog you see,...

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...

Scared Dogs Welcome An Unlikely Rescuer To Save Them From Their Canoe Hell

When you're up a creek without a paddle, who's going to be there to rescue you? These pups found out that answer the hard...

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...

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...

Florida Einstein Bros. Bagels Employee Shares Adorable Photos Of Drive-Thru Dogs

Working the drive-thru isn't really any fast food worker's idea of fun, but for Natasha Jones, it's a blast. That's because she has the...

Spooked Bear Runs Off After Nearly Running Into A Man

We view most bear encounters as terrifying, life-threatening experiences -- and funnily enough, sometimes bears see it the same way. Take this footage, for example....

These Scientists Found Sharks Living Inside An Active Underwater Volcano

In 2015, a team of scientists sent down camera-equipped robots to Kavachi, one of the most active underwater volcanoes in the southwest Pacific...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Scientists Left Baffled By Unidentified Sea Creature That Washed Up On Philippines’ Shore

Sadly, coastlines around the globe are littered with trash as a result of humanity's inability to manage their own waste. Whilst this is a tragic shame...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Footage Shows Woman Abandoning Four Dogs In Parking Lot, Until She Is Confronted

When you make the decision to invite a pet into your home, it is a big commitment. It's certainly not something you should take lightly. Dogs, for...

Airline Shuts Down Woman’s Attempt At Purchasing A Seat For Her Emotional Support Peacock

If you and your emotional support animal were planning on taking a trip on United Airlines anytime soon, you might want to reconsider after...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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;...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Photographer took 6 years and 720,000 photos to capture this award-winning photo of a...

Alan McFayden is an incredibly talented man who was on a special mission and while the word “million” is often thrown around as a...

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...

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...

Paralyzed Dachshund Is Living Her Best Life Zooming Around In Her Wheelchair

Dogs have proven themselves to be incredibly resilient in the face of adversity, especially in life-changing situations such as losing their limbs or the...

Gang Members Drag Cop Into Forest To Kill Him, Don’t See Police Dog’s Reign...

They don't call dogs man's best friend for nothing. They are one of the most intelligent, empathetic animals on the planet and that's why they are...

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...

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...

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...

Leaping Elk Takes Down Researchers’ Helicopter In Wasatch County, Utah

Researchers from Utah's Division of Wildlife Resources often catch, tag, and release elk in order to monitor their migration paths and survival rates. Most of...

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...

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...

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...

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...