Posted June 22, 2017 by Creature Features

A thoughtful initiative from Home Hardware and the SPCA reminds pet-owners who move on July 1st – Quebec's informal Moving Day – that displaced pets shouldn't be 'boxed out' when people move to pet-free accommodations.

Posted June 21, 2017 by Creature Features

Morris Animal Refuge in Philadelphia turned to an artificial neural network when 9 nameless guinea pigs needed names. No, 'Guinea McPigface' wasn't one of them but you might just wish it was.

Posted June 19, 2017 by Creature Features

Washington DC's favorite overweight orange fatcat – no, not Donald – has found a new home with a caring family who will hopefully cut back on the kitty snacks. Make Ameri-cats slim again!

Posted June 18, 2017 by Creature Features

A 132-year-old Atlantic Lobster named Louie spent the last 20-odd years in the lobster tank at a Long Island restaurant before escaping the pot (with a little help) and returning to the ocean.

Posted June 18, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

When ten year-old Abigail Bruce got a goat she name Speedy for her birthday,  her father, Nick, wasn't too thrilled. Speedy soon won his heart, however, when he alerted the family to a fire that had started and  was rapidly spreading throughout their Arkansas home.

Posted June 15, 2017 by Laurie Kay Olson

On the Greek island of Lesbos in the north Aegean Sea there is a small coffee shop along the waterfront in the town of Mytilene where all the stray dogs come to hang out. It goes by the kitschy name Hott Spott and offers a warm spot for the dogs to spend a bit of evening and catch up on some sleep for the night. It is kind of a hostel for strays.

Posted May 31, 2017 by Creature Features

Snuggles the mouse was comatose after accidentally eating heroin but now she's back on her tiny feet, thanks to some innovative treatment by Vancouver overdose prevention workers.

Posted May 31, 2017 by M Dee Dubroff

The Shepherd-Lab-Husky Lab mix named Momo has a lot of brave blood flowing  through her veins.The dog came to the rescue of her friends who were being chased by a bear last week-end  in a park in Alberta, Canada. Read on for more on this amazing and courageous heroine dog.