Welcome to Shark Week. It is a great way to learn about sharks. For small children it might be just a bit too much. So start them off with something easier. Hark! A Shark!: All About Sharks from The Cat in the Hat's Learning Library is a great alternative for little ones.
Game of Thrones fans: Have you ever wondered whether dire wolves were real or merely a figment of author George R.R. Martin's imagination? Well, according to the blog Scientific American, they were. Find out when they lived, how big they really got, what they ate and what their social structure was right here.
Have you ever thought your dog could compete in canine athletic events where they run, jump and dive? The competitions aren't just for herding dogs and breeds in the working class. Small dogs take part in them, too. Find out just how easy it is to get involved and where to get started. (VIDEO)
Do you know what the average body temperature of a bird is? Would you recognize the symptoms of heatstroke in them if the condition occurred? Get some tips right here on how to reduce the likelihood it will happen to your pet and find out what to look for now.
Giant African Pouched Rats are being trained to save lives with their super sniffers. With one of the most sensitive noses in the entire animal kingdom, these furry creatures are rehabilitating the species in the eyes of the public. Find out more about them here and which disease they've been trained to detect. (VIDEO)