Posted December 9, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

When veterinarian Maria Lombard took a walk on Waitarere Beach north of Wellington, New Zealand, several months ago she hardly expected to make news. Then she noticed something strange that had been washed up on the beach. It was a skeleton made of cartilage with a rather alarming appearance -- it looked for all the world like she had discovered the skeleton of a dragon.

Posted December 9, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Whether you call it a Yeti, a Bigfoot, or a Sasquatch, this cryptid, this legendary creature will make a unique and funny addition to the Christmas ornaments on your tree with this cool Yeti Holiday Ornament.

Posted December 2, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Your favorite rebel warrior is going to be all about Star Wars again this December with the premier of the next movie, Rogue One. Make their Christmas complete with a Star Wars Chewbacca Christmas Stocking.

Posted December 1, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

At this dark time of year people don't usually think of braving the cold to go to the zoo -- especially at night. During the month of December zoos all over North America change this up by creating month-long events called Zoo Lights or Wild Lights. They decorate their grounds with millions of twinkle lights and displays of animals made of lights right alongside the live animals that live there.

Posted November 23, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

When it comes to Turkey Day for many people the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is nearly as important as the bird, friends and family, and football. Well, maybe not football. At any rate, this year marks the 90th anniversary of the iconic parade and there is a huge history with animals and the parade right from the start. Chances are that this event will be a part of your holiday.

Posted November 20, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

During time out, the New York Knicks, backed by the organizations Hoops For Troops and Paws of War, surprised a happy veteran with a service dog  for which he had been waiting more than 18 months.

Posted November 19, 2016 by Ron Callari

Remember the dinosaurs? Probably not . . . since it’s been 65 million years since they roamed the planet. An extinction event (also known as a mass extinction or biological crisis) is a widespread and rapid decrease in the biodiversity on Earth. When it happens, it occurs at an uneven rate. Based on fossil records, the rate of extinctions on Earth is about two to five species of animals every million years. Estimates of the number of major mass extinctions in the last 540 million years indicate there has been as many as five since the dawn of time.

Posted November 16, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Add an extra touch of fantasy to your Christmas tree this holiday season with this incredible Direwolf Christmas Ornament. This is Ghost, the direwolf belonging to Jon Snow on the TV show Game of Thrones.