Posted January 18, 2016 by John P. Barker

This is not easy to watch (though it ends well).  This dog was abused.  The power of love and caring becomes very apparent as this video progresses.  Get the tissues out...

Posted January 17, 2016 by John P. Barker

Every now and then there is a video posted that inspires renewed hope in the good that can be found in humanity.  This is one of those videos...

Posted January 8, 2016 by John P. Barker

Egad!  That little pooch in the picture looks like she's ready to go off to battle!  What is this strange device that she is wearing?  And does it work?

Posted January 6, 2016 by Rebecca West

Advancements in prosthetics for humans and animals have given a dog named Derby a new lease on life thanks to a 3D printer.

Posted December 19, 2015 by Rebecca West

According to a new study, dogs may have the same prosocial behavior patterns as people
and primates, man’s closest living relatives in the animal world.

Posted December 17, 2015 by John P. Barker

This amazing video is very odd--at least to me.  My only experience with swans is having them chase me and bite me in the butt.  To have two swans actively approach a human for help is something I've never seen before...

Posted December 16, 2015 by Rebecca West

Hedgehogs are those adorable little creatures that appear more like the
conjurings of an imaginative mind when pen meets paper or brush meets
canvas. But they’re more than a Beatrix Potter rendering for children’s books.
Hedgehogs are very real and have grown in popularity over the years as pets...

Posted December 16, 2015 by Ron Callari

As many of us learned in our high school biology classes of yesteryear,
the evolution of animals can take thousands of years, or more. Yes, you
might say it moves at a snail's pace. The process is of course different
for each species as the speed differs from organism to organism.