All About Animals

Hiker finds 125 million-year-old dinosaur tracks in Utah

Moab, UT (KSL) -- A hiker has discovered a new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs.

Venom from bees, scorpions, & snakes may hold cancer cure

It's ancient medicine with a sci-fi-sounding twist.

World's Top 10 Zoos & Aquariums

What makes a zoo or aquarium outstanding? Exotic animals? Stellar recreations of natural habitats? Plenty of sugary refreshments for the kids?

Tiger cubs born at BR Zoo for first time in 25 years

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the birth of Malayan tiger cubs, born on Tuesday, July 29.

Kentucky poodle is becoming a 'Paw'-casso

An amateur artist is expected to be the highlight of a charity art exhibit this week in Louisville, Kentucky. While his work is expected to fetch a couple hundred dollars, buyers may be more impressed with his artistic temperament.

Underwater speakers keep invasive fish out of north stretch of Mississippi River

(KTTC) An invasive species of carp have been slowly making their way up north on the Mississippi River, threatening the natural species that call those waters home.

How photo shoots are saving shelter animals in Jefferson Parish

Jefferson Parish, LA (WGNO) -- A picture says a thousand words but a picture can also save a life. Several volunteer photographers are using their pictures to do just that.

Fisherman catches 12ft Tiger Shark off Texas coast

A fisherman reeled in what's being called the catch of a lifetime, just five miles off the coast of Port Aransas, Texas After a seven hour fight Ryan Spring reeled in a 12 foot, 7-inch tiger shark, about the size of his boat.

Duck and dog make unlikely best friend duo in North Carolina

An unlikely pair is turning heads on the North Carolina coast: a duck who thinks he is a dog, and a dog who has become best friends with the duck, and can be spotted playing, swimming and sleeping together.

New Orleans woman teaches sign language to movie apes

New Orleans, LA (WGNO) -- "I thought they did an excellent job," says Shari Bernius from the Archdiocese of New Orleans' offices in the CBD. "It was as realistic as possible."

LA city thinks progressively about cat overpopulation

Most cats brought to Caddo Parish Animal Services won't ever leave. Chances are they'll be put down. This year more that 76% of the cats brought in to Caddo's Animal Services have been euthanized.

Yogie and Friends Exotic Cat Sanctuary struggles to remain open in North LA

Yogie and Friends Exotic Cat Sanctuary has been a Class C Exhibitor facility in good standing since 2000.

South LA has 4-legged duckling

Hatching animals is nothing new to one Sulphur, Louisiana family, but they were surprised when one of their young ducklings was a little different. The duckling has not two but four legs.

Therapy dog makes dental visits less "ruff" for Seattle patients

 Monica Johnson is so terrified of going to the dentist, she went 15 years without an appointment. "It's not gonna happen," she says. "I feel like a chicken. I wish I could explain it."

MN residents say new pet noise ordinance impossible to implement

A heated debate is dividing the town of Wadena, Minnesota. A new pet ordinance has passed, and some in the community are calling it ridiculous.