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Posted June 17, 2012 by Lady Bee

Unless you follow cat politics, you may not have heard of Hank or
Zarathustra. Hank is from the great state of Virginia, home to Thomas
Jefferson and some other great American Presidents.  Hank is running for
the U.S. Senate from Virginia. 

Posted June 17, 2012 by Laurie Kay Olson

After the death of his long-term mate, one beaver in a colony in Martinez, California, found himself alone with three small kits to raise. Beaver fathers are some of the best in the animal world, and this particular dad proves the statement as fact.

Posted June 15, 2012 by Laurie Kay Olson

Guests at Yellowstone National Park are getting the chance to see elk and bison calves feeding and frolicking in the mountain meadows. Due to a mild winter in the park, the elk and bison populations have risen significantly. An estimated 500 bison babies were born there this year.

Posted June 15, 2012 by Creature Features

Though at least one of the five new Arctic Wolf pups was seemingly unimpressed with the world outside his birth den, Knuthenborg Safari Park's visitors and staff found their first emergence into daylight well worth howling about!

Posted June 15, 2012 by Curt Miller

Next time you walk the pooch and decide to walk away from any droppings left behind by your friend, better think twice about it if you're in an area where dog DNA technology is being used.  You may not be on camera and nobody has to witness the dirty deed, but if someone else scoops it up and sends it to a central registry for testing, it's going to cost you.  And DNA technology for scoops of poop is growing.

Posted June 14, 2012 by Laurie Kay Olson

Cute, but endangered, pangolins are hunted for their scales and their meat. They have been hunted to the brink of extinction. Earlier this month, customs officials in Bangkok, Thailand, rescued 110 pangolins after a high speed chase. The animals, which somewhat resemble pine cones, were worth $35,000.

Posted June 14, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

PAL, or Pets Add Life, is a non-profit organization that supports the
adoption and responsible care of pets through its informational website
and, beginning last month, through its hilarious videos.  PAL's first
video, Pet Interviews: Guinea Pig, has been seen by 100,000+ viewers so far, and with this post, we hope even more will see it.  It's definitely a winner!

Posted June 13, 2012 by Laurie Kay Olson

The Massachusetts State Senate unanimously passed a bill on Tuesday that would require wholesalers of anti-freeze and engine coolants to add an unpleasant bitter taste to their products to prevent pets from drinking the poisonous liquid. Currently more than 90,000 pet deaths each year are attributed to the drinking of anti-freeze and coolants.