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Posted on March 5, 2013

In Iran, rats seem to be doubling in size. With an overflow of rats weighing as much as 12 pounds each, the public is searching for answers while trying to handle the massive extermination needs.

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Posted on March 1, 2013

At a recent TED conference, a very powerful and varied group of speakers made a convincing case for a redesign of the internet, allowing animals to use it as well.

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Posted on January 30, 2013

Cute internet videos have convinced us all that cats are laid back, cute, and often entertaining companions.

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Posted on January 16, 2013
It's awkward enough when we witness humans committing odd crimes but how do we react when we see animals with no regard for the law running wild?  Here are five examples of animals behaving badly.
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Posted on January 3, 2013

A family in Wisconsin were recently the victims of an unfortunate house fire. They have two cats and a chicken. Guess which one of these pets saved their lives?

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Posted on January 2, 2013

A whole bunch of new laws are due to be passed in Illinois in 2013. Among them is a law that will make the sale and/or distribution of shark fins illegal.

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Posted on December 7, 2012

People in the village of Ban Kok Sa-Nga take keeping snakes as pets to a whole new level. The fact that their village has become a tourist attraction of sorts gives people the chance to see some unique snake-centric festivities.

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Posted on November 22, 2012

In the world of internet urban legends, things can get quite dark and interesting. Only on the internet would a smiling dog be the result of something sinister...

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Posted on November 17, 2012

There have been oddball reports of frogs and other animals falling from the sky for ages.  Believe it or not, these things do in fact happen.

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Posted on November 6, 2012

We all know that dolphins are incredibly intelligent. But just how smart are they? Beyond the amazing tricks and cute faces, they can sometimes be just as clever as humans.

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Posted on November 6, 2012

In Guam, there has been a huge population boom for spiders. The reasons behind this sudden overflow of arachnids make the story even creepier...

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Posted on October 31, 2012

There are reports of monstrous creatures all around the globe. But which of those reports has too much truth and history behind them to be ignored?

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Posted on October 23, 2012

A farmer who was apparently eaten by his hogs is not the first such story of pig-on-person consumption. Are pigs really dangerous animals or are their owners just very unfortunate and unlucky?

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Posted on October 19, 2012

From out of place reptiles to peculiar ghost cats, Cannock Chase is not a place you want to be caught after dark. Its sordid history and recent accounts of misplaced wildlife make it a particularly creepy destination.

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Posted on October 18, 2012

Off the coast of Brazil there lies an island that is literally crawling with many people's worst nightmares. The people-to-snake ratio is about 1 to a zillion, ensuring a spot on everyone's Never Travel Here list.

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Posted on October 16, 2012

Many older civilizations believed that animals had the ability to sense when an earthquake would hit. Even today it is a touchy area for scientists and seismologists as the proof is "shaky" yet undeniable.

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Posted on October 11, 2012

Cats have something of an enigmatic history that even experts don't agree on beyond 4,000 years.

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Posted on October 10, 2012

What better time than the Halloween season to celebrate the fact that
pets aren't often as cuddly and lovable as we think. If Hollywood is
good for anything, it's showing us the evil side of things... even to our

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Posted on October 4, 2012

In Scotland, numerous dogs throw themselves from the fabled Overtoun Bridge, comitting suicide. There are supernatural and rational explanations, neither of which seem to offer any solid explanation.

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Posted on October 3, 2012

Sure, that costume for your dog or cat is cute but that doesn't mean it's safe. When dressing your pet for Halloween, take the same precautions you would with your children.