Friday, September 29, 2023
pit bull ban

Ontario Pit Bull Ban a Challenge for MLB Pitcher

Canadians are known for being kind and accepting people, but it seems they don’t extend this civility to dogs. Ontario has a province-wide ban on...

The Iditarod: A Brief History, Fun Facts, and the 2013 Winner!

It’s that time of year again. One of the most gruelling races on Earth has begun. Over a thousand miles of Alaskan trail stretching...
exotic pets tiger

Where Are Exotic Pets Allowed?

For some people, having a pet tiger as a companion isn’t an impossible dream. In the United States, legally owning a wild animal can...
vodka and dogs

Dogs and Vodka… An Unusual Duo

The “hair of the dog” is taking on new meaning these days. From a Ukrainian hunting dog that knows what his master really wants...
horse meat

Is It Really Okay to Eat Horse Meat?

A recent food uproar in Europe has opened up the debate on horse meat. Here in the U.S., the idea of eating horse meat...
murder westminster dog show

Murder at the Westminster Dog Show?!

Laurien Berenson has been writing murder mysteries set at dog shows for years but now North America’s most famous show may have a murder...
feral vs domestic cats

Domestic Cats in U.S. Responsible for Bird Deaths?

The feline’s sharp hunting instinct made them an invaluable companion animal for thousands of years. The ancient Egyptians even revered them as gods. They...
flatworm penis

What is the Most Diverse Animal Organ?

They’re bigger, they’re stronger, and some of them come in multiples. Some animals use them to hunt, swat flies, or grope things. Some animals...
wisdom the bird

Meet Wisdom – The Oldest Living Wild Bird

Wisdom has done it again. Believed to be the oldest living wild bird in the world, Wisdom is a Laysan albatross. She is at...
cat vaccinations

Do Indoor Felines Need Cat Vaccinations?

Many cat owners believe that so long as their indoor cat remains indoors, they’ll never have to worry about rabies, distemper, and other viruses...