Posted January 18, 2019 by Creature Features

Blood-sucking bugs avoid biting bodies painted with contrasting 'zebra' stripes, according to a new study published by The Royal Society.

Posted January 11, 2019 by Creature Features

Cat got your town? It's more likely than you think, if you're living in a place whose name frightens mice and makes dogs shiver with anticipation.

Posted December 28, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

The more the merrier when it comes to pets and their apparent ability to minimize childhood allergies.

Posted December 12, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

Lonesome George was the last member of the Pinta Island giant tortoises, the Chelonoidis abingdonii. He died in 2012 at about 100 years old. He left his genes to science.

Posted December 7, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

A Laysan albatross named "Wisdom" arrived at her nesting site on November 29 and laid an egg on December 5. What is unusual is that Wisdom is 68 years old.

Posted November 29, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

A new survey of 'C-Suite' executives suggests that having a pet as a child was a large contributor to their success. Did you ever consider that?

Posted November 15, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

At the cost of about $500 per rhinoceros, conservationists are trying to save the species from poachers who kill rhinos for their horns. What these saviors do may surprise you.

Posted October 27, 2018 by Lady Bee

If you want something to keep your pet bird company as well as teach him some cute phrases, you've got to get the Mimic Me.