Posted November 16, 2017 by Creature Features

Félicette, the first cat to rocket into space, will be honored with a dedicated bronze statue in Paris thanks to a Kickstarter campaign that reached its funding target with mere hours to spare.

Posted November 10, 2017 by Ron Callari

The recent mass shooting in Sutherland Springs,Texas was a horrendous recurrence of a travesty that needs to be stopped in the U.S.. These atrocities are happening too often and the fatalities are mounting per event. In a small town where less than 400 people reside, the death toll was a shocking 14 percent of the population.

Posted November 8, 2017 by Ron Callari

Over the last couple of decades — with the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan — there’s been a lot of attention given to military dogs who've have been trained to become top-notch canine soldiers.

Posted November 4, 2017 by Ron Callari

Ever wonder where the term ‘pet peeve’ came from and how it became so prevalent in today's society? The 1950’s cartoon directors Hanna and Barbera even produced an animated film on the topic with the same name. But does the term really refer to our pets?

Posted October 31, 2017 by Creature Features

A uniquely beautiful feline tombstone marks the grave of Anna Clare Bootle, a young woman who passed away unexpectedly and is interred in London's historic Highgate Cemetery.

Posted October 30, 2017 by Ron Callari

Adopting dogs and cats these days has become fairly commonplace. In fact, in many instances, pet owners consider it preferable to seeking out a pedigree. There are many reasons for this, but primarily adoption helps reduce the the number of abused cats and dogs that potentially could be euthanized each year.

Posted October 26, 2017 by Rebecca West

It's been suggested that people that have an affinity for pets also have a greater concern for the environment than non-pet lovers. Why? Evolution and genetic makeup. Thank your ancestors.

Posted October 25, 2017 by Rebecca West

Which are the easiest dog breeds to own? Well, that depends on what your expectations are, but it turns out three hunting dogs are worthy of the title.