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."

Posted April 27, 2017 by Rebecca West

Good intentions aside, would you have the wherewithal to adopt a rescue animal with special needs? Check out this list of important questions to answer before taking the plunge.

Posted April 27, 2017 by Ron Callari

Human moles [of the espionage kind] are sometimes referred to as ‘rats’ due to their devious behavior of being underhanded and duplicitous. But what is the biological origin of ‘moles' and should we be on guard to thwart these creatures and their pernicious behavior in the wild?

Posted April 26, 2017 by Rebecca West

Another believe-it-or-not moment concerning pets has arrived, this one concerning a small dog in the U.K. that underwent a sex change operation. Find out why and how it turned out right here.

Posted April 26, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

Toledo, Ohio, is the site for this heroic tale that concerns a small terrier-mix named Izzy and Sammy, the family cat, who came to his rescue when he wandered away from the family yard and was attacked by a much larger dog.

Posted April 14, 2017 by Rebecca West

Small pets are natural escape artists on the level of Houdini himself. Learn how to find them, get them back in their cage and keep them from escaping again.

Posted April 12, 2017 by Rebecca West

Did you know that having an aquarium can offer the same health benefits as owning a dog or a cat? Read about all the different ways watching fish can improve our lives. You might just be surprised.

Posted April 11, 2017 by Rebecca West

It's National Pet Day, a time for showering your best buddies and little pals with even more attention than usual. If you're stumped on the best ways to observe it, we've got some great ideas for you right here.