Posted May 29, 2012 by Kitty Devine

In those few precious months before baby needs real shoes for walking, get creative with his or her footwear. They'll look just ducky!

Posted May 27, 2012 by Laurie Kay Olson

Animals have been serving beside humans
in times of war since before Hannibal crossed the Alps with his
elephants. Throughout history animals have worked as guards, weapons,
couriers, transport, explosive detection, and even psychological support during military campaigns.

Posted May 20, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

If you go to an upscale French restaurant in California these days, you may feel as if you are being force-fed foie gras,
as many chefs are filling their menus with the most imaginative foie
gras dishes from entrees to desserts. But you better get there before
July 1, 2012, when a new law banning foie gras is scheduled to go into
effect....

Posted May 18, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

The hawk circled and circled around the yard, no doubt trying to find a
way to dive down and retrieve the newborn puppy that had just wiggled
out of his talons. To Elaine Bouschard of Los Banos, CA, and her
grandson, it was a puppy from heaven.

 

Posted May 17, 2012 by Kitty Devine

The Chic-a-Dee bird-styled smoke alarm puts the fun in functional.

Posted May 11, 2012 by Laurie Kay Olson

Despite costing as much as several thousand dollars a pound, the demand for swiftlet nests to make the traditional Chinese bird's nest soup is taking its toll on swiftlet populations and habitat.

Posted May 11, 2012 by Kitty Devine

You can stay cool in more ways than one with these 10 fantastic feathered-friend fans.

Posted May 4, 2012 by Ron Callari

The lunar affect over animal life on this planet has been well
documented not only in fictional tales, but also in real life. The term
"lunacy" first entered our lexicon as a result. And while your dog is
not most likely to shape-shift into a werewolf, the Super Moon that's
arriving on the eve of Cinco de Mayo (May 5th) has been known in the past
to affect our beloved pets in strange and unusual ways.