Posted August 12, 2017 by Rebecca West

Snakes are one of the most misunderstood of all creatures, due in large part to their high creep factor. Find out which three myths concerning snakes aren't necessarily true.

Posted June 18, 2017 by Creature Features

A 132-year-old Atlantic Lobster named Louie spent the last 20-odd years in the lobster tank at a Long Island restaurant before escaping the pot (with a little help) and returning to the ocean.

Posted May 28, 2017 by Rebecca West

So, you're thinking about getting a reptile as a pet, either for yourself or a family member. Before you take the plunge, take a moment to consider their diet before committing to the idea. You may not be up to it.

Posted May 24, 2017 by Rebecca West

If you're keeping reptiles as pets, there are some things you need to know. Up their odds for survival by reading these 5 important tips for creating the right environment for your reptile.

Posted May 23, 2017 by Creature Features

A Moscow man took his apartment's pet-friendly policy to extremes when he brought a large lynx home from a fur farm and trained it to live as a pet.

Posted May 21, 2017 by Ron Callari

When 17th Century René Descartes first penned: “I think therefore I am,” he voiced a now-accepted belief, which distinguishes animals from other life forms. His philosophy underscored the connection between the brain and the body. But is ‘thought’ the only trait that determines this distinction? What about the senses? Isn’t our sentient nature to ‘feel things’ also what what separates us from, say . . . the plant world?

Posted May 16, 2017 by Rebecca West

A foxy little lady named Juniper has fallen head over heels for a handsome Husky by the name of Moose. You have to see their love story to believe it.

Posted April 30, 2017 by Rebecca West

U.K. veterinarians are calling for a ban on a designer breed of cat known for its odd appearance and a gene mutation that renders it susceptible to "serious health and welfare problems."