Posted August 31, 2016 by Creature Features

A goggle-eyed purple squid spied by scientists from the oceanic research vessel E/V Nautilus takes tentacle grape to a new and lower level.

Posted August 30, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

In the Russian town of Obninsk, a true miracle occurred, but it was not of the religious kind. A heroine cat saved the life of an infant boy by keeping the baby's body warm as it lay in the freezing  stairwell of an apartment complex.

Posted August 29, 2016 by Creature Features

Thecacera pacifica is a nudibranch or “sea slug” that looks alarmingly and endearingly like the most famous of all Pokémon pocket monsters, Pikachu!

Posted August 22, 2016 by Ron Callari

The Rio Olympics 2016 have come and gone, but are certainly not forgotten. Reflecting on the two animal avatars created for the event, many of us probably mistook them as Pokémon Go characters let loose in Rio de Janeiro [even despite a Brazilian ban in place.]

Posted August 18, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

Also known as TADSAW INC, the Train a Dog Save a Warrior organization is a veritable life-saver to veterans coping with PTSD. Read  about their admirable work with canines who serve as "battle buddies."

Posted August 15, 2016 by Serena Dorman

Cats and dogs may not be able to talk or take to social media, but their owners sure do. Read these hilarious tweets to see what Twitter’s funniest pet parents have to say about their furry four-legged companions.

Posted August 13, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Sometimes it can be a struggle to get kids into the tub to scrub off a few layers of sediment. But there are ways to make bath time more appealing by adding dinosaurs. With this curious Archaeology Soap you child can learn a bit while on the hunt for the dinosaurs hidden inside!

Posted August 8, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

In June of 2016,  U.S. Senator, Robert Menendez proposed legislation that would pay tribute to military dogs and their handlers at a re-dedication ceremony held at the U.S. War Dog Memorial in Holmdel, New Jersey.  Read on to learn more about this significant event.