It’s no coincidence that this year’s blockbuster Christmas movie. ’The Greatest Showman’ should coincide with the curtain falling on the longest-running traveling circus, namely the Ringling Bros. Read more

Posted by Myra Per-Lee

Is your cat a scaredy cat when he goes to the vet?  Most cats are. But some veterinarians are trying to minimize that fear by setting up "cat friendly" veterinary practices.

Posted by Laurie Kay Olson

In news of the absurd, a herd of eight donkeys were jailed for four days in Uttar Pradesh, a state in northern India. Shockingly, this was done without a proper arrest and without due process.

Posted by Ron Callari

While man's ancestors have been roaming the planet for some six million years, homo sapiens only evolved about 200,000 years ago.

The Mariana Snailfish (Pseudoliparis swirei) dwells over five miles below sea level in a world of crushing pressure and impenetrable darkness.

Posted by Laurie Kay Olson

If you didn't know that hamsters can hibernate you'd be right along with most hamster owners. If they get cold enough they shut down to conserve their bodily resources.

Posted by Kitty Devine

There are those people who love and collect snow globes. Then there are the rest of us who can take them or leave them -- until now.

Posted by Laurie Kay Olson

I am here to make your Christmas purr-fect -- and the most beautiful one ever.

Conservative politician and former prime minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski was spied reading an illustrated book about cats during an official session of parliament.