This horse is about to get a surprise.  I suspect the guy trying to climb aboard is a bit in his cups, if you get my meaning.  You'll see...

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)

Not all soldiers have two legs.  This dog, and the man that adopted her, are heroes and should be treated and recognized as such.

Meet Andrew Brown of the 89th Military Police Brigade and his 'comrade-in-paws', Sergeant Rocky, two brave veterans who served side by side in the war in Afghanistan.

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)

The 4th of July is on its way, and with it fireworks. Fireworks are a joyous occasion for all the people involved, but often a frightening one for the animals. If fireworks make your dog panic, read on to learn some tips and suggestions for making this Fourth of July easier for your dog.