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Posted May 12, 2017 by Rebecca West

Once dubbed the "saddest dog in the world," Lana the rescue dog is returned to the shelter and facing euthanasia in a matter of days if someone doesn't adopt her or offer to foster parent her.

Posted May 12, 2017 by Creature Features

Snakes alive, it's good to be cold-blooded in Norway since the Scandinavian nation's government just reversed a “cold-blooded” ban on importing, selling and owning the scaly critters.

Posted May 12, 2017 by Ron Callari

Over the years, I’ve researched and covered stories about airlines providing pet service on flights. From cargo, to ‘comfort animals’ flying in coach to one airline by the appropriate name of Pet Airways dedicating a whole airline to the transport of pets, there is an apparent demand for this type of accommodation. As a result, it has prompted other airlines to take this idea one step further with the introduction of ’first class.’

Posted May 11, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

A horse is a horse, of course, of course, but owning and maintaining a horse can be out of reach for most of us. One answer to this for kids has long been a hobbyhorse, e.g., a stick horse. Many of us had stick horses when we were small. There is a movement afoot for adults to rediscover these horses and the fun of riding them. Yes, this really is a thing.

Posted May 10, 2017 by Ron Callari

When those ‘Four-and-twenty-Blackbirds’ got baked into that ole pie back into the 18th Century, did anyone question which blackbirds they were referencing? When Edgar Allan Poe dedicated a whole poem to “The Raven” did he make his selection of one bird over the other, because “crow” wouldn't have tripped off the tongue as eloquently?

Posted May 9, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

You know how it is as a pet owner -- sometimes those animals can really get in your hair. For one little girl names Emma this recently took on a very literal meaning when the family's beloved pet lizard managed to wriggle its way into one of her braids. When Emma realized what had happened she began to scream and a great deal of confusion ensued.

Posted May 8, 2017 by Ron Callari

The official breed name is Caucasian Ovcharka, commonly known as the Caucasian Shepard Dog. Originating from the Caucasus Mountains in Russia, these sizable dogs are members of the Molosser breed and historically have been used for centuries to protect properties, guard livestock — and yes, hunt bears!

Posted May 7, 2017 by Ron Callari

Life has a way of spitting and sputtering. Like Forrest Gump’s iconic quote from the movie of the same name: "My momma always said, "Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." Similarly, from one day to the next, we often never know when we might need physical  assistance.