Posted May 20, 2018 by Creature Features

A pet pig's thunderous snoring has so infuriated a Chinese family's neighbors, the formerly petite piglet's keepers have had to move out a half-dozen times... and counting.

Posted May 17, 2018 by Creature Features

A sixty-pound stray pig seen sauntering down Eagle Ave. in the South Bronx has had its bacon saved by the Animal Care Center of New Pork, er, New York City.

Posted April 26, 2018 by Creature Features

An 83-year-old grandmother from northeastern China dubbed “Turtle Granny” by her neighbors can often be seen walking her 110 lb pet tortoise along the streets of her hometown.

Posted February 27, 2018 by Rebecca West

For the most part, angora ferrets aren't any different than short-haired ferrets, other than they're even cuter and more cuddly, if that's possible. But there are one or two things that stand them apart.

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 January 26, 2018 by Ron Callari

As an amateur photographer, I challenged myself recently to photograph seven dogs in one frame. As would be expected, the effort that goes into getting animals to cooperate with one’s creative vision can be a monumental task — particularly when those creatures aren’t use to taking cues from humans. That ole saw, “it’s like herding cats” comes to mind.

Posted January 20, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

"What big teeth you have Mr. Pacu."

"The better to eat you with Mr. Fisherman."

(with apologies to the Brothers Grimm)
Posted January 2, 2018 by Creature Features

A driver in China who was rear-ended in the middle of traffic stated she slammed on the brakes after seeing a red light... which turned out to be the blushing butt of an escaped circus monkey perched on a light pole.