Posted February 5, 2018 by Ron Callari

Delta and United Airlines have instituted more stringent rulings pertaining to the flight of comfort pets. The controversy surrounding this issue is hinged on free passage and security. Passengers who claim they need their pets to fly are not charged a fare for their seats. However, the fear of sitting next to on-board animals and travelers with serious allergies have voiced complaints over the years.

Posted December 10, 2017 by Ron Callari

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. and Barnum & Bailey’s Circus. And when the ‘greatest show on earth’ finally stomps on it’s caravan brakes for the last time, other traveling circuses may not be far behind.

Posted December 8, 2017 by Creature Features

Larry, a cat who happens to be the Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office, was caught taking a break from his usual duties while Turkey's Prime Minister paid a visit to 10 Downing Street.

Posted December 7, 2017 by Ron Callari

The world has changed a lot in the last year. Our public discourse, social behavior and perceptions of what is acceptable has changed. Normalization is a threat when actions that were once verboten in the past have all of sudden become copacetic. As humans are finding their way in this new cultural shift, there’s solace in knowing man’s best friend is still at our sides to comfort us when change gets too tough to handle.

But wait, now even our pets are targets of discrimination?

Posted November 17, 2017 by Myra Per-Lee

A few years ago the French Bulldog was THE dog to own, especially in Britain, where there was a big celebrity craze for the breed. Now, a wave of Frenchies are sitting in Britain's pet shelters, waiting to be rescued.

Posted September 21, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

Cats are known for being able to land on their feet and this fact is certainly true of Hemingway's Cats. Well, figuratively that is. The colony of six-toed cats still live in the home-turned-museum in Key West, Florida. The 50-plus felines weathered the tempest that was Irma with all paws intact -- and maybe just a bit of ruffled fur and a few twitched whiskers..

Posted July 24, 2017 by Creature Features

A yellow cat named Stubbs has shuffled off this mortal coil after serving 19 of his 20 years as the elected mayor of a small town in Alaska. Talk about your political animals!

Posted June 30, 2017 by Creature Features

Hosico, a Scottish Straight cat from Moscow, has got his Puss In Boots impression down pat and his owners wrapped around his little finger.