Posted December 4, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

Meet Opie, the hero cat who saved the life of a three-year-old boy by taking a bullet that was headed for him.

Posted November 30, 2016 by Ron Callari

Animals are herd animals. As such, and according to the American Zoological Association [ASA], which sets elephant care standards for zoos — female elephants should be kept in groups of three. This is the minimum standard they require and crave in the wild.

Posted November 27, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

The role of service dogs is always expanding. Read on for more about Merel, the 18-month-old Labrador-Bernese-Mountain Dog mix and her handler, Rachel Crawford, who helps calm children who must testify in Canada's courts.

Posted November 20, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

During time out, the New York Knicks, backed by the organizations Hoops For Troops and Paws of War, surprised a happy veteran with a service dog  for which he had been waiting more than 18 months.

Posted November 16, 2016 by Creature Features

A pair of orphaned Pallas's Cat kittens from southeastern Siberia managed to beat the odds and return to the wild as adults, thanks to the efforts of two domestic cat moms with milk and kindness to spare.

Posted November 15, 2016 by Creature Features

A trio of grazing cows in New Zealand found themselves stranded on a tiny pasture plateau after a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake collapsed much of their meadow.

Posted November 14, 2016 by Ron Callari

Vietnam, the war-torn country of the 60s is back in the news fighting a modern-day battle. This time it’s a humanitarian effort to bust-up the illegal wildlife trafficking of rhinoceros and elephant ivory. Estimated at $7 million dollars on the black market, horns and tusks were seized and set on fire to send an emphatic signal to poachers that this practice is no longer to be tolerated.

Posted November 13, 2016 by M Dee Dubroff

At a special awards ceremony at the Savoy in London, a brave, five year-old tortoise-shell cat named Tink was recently crowned Hero Cat  and National Cat of The Year in honor of her courageous actions that saved the lives of her family.