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Eagles become Internet sensation as eggs hatch on webcam

They are unlikely Internet celebrities -- two bald eagles tending their young on the campus of Berry College in north Georgia.

Family dog travels 20 blocks, sneaks into hospital to see owner

If you ever doubted the connection between a dog and their human companion, you might want to think again. Nancy Francks is currently recovering from cancer surgery at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Study: Clues in Gulf of Mexico dolphin deaths

A new study shows dolphin deaths in the Gulf of Mexico could be linked to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Vets fight to save hero dog who tried to shield owner from house fire

Deadly flames licked all around her, but a heroic dog in a suburban Cincinnati basement refused to leave her owner. Now that dog, a 9-year-old boxer named Carmen, has a team of vets fighting around the clock to save her life.

16th Annual Mystic Krewe of Mutts parade rolls to raise money for animal shelters

Today was the 16th annual CAAWS Mystic Kewe Of Mutts parade. It is all an effort to raise money for animal shelters and spray and neuter efforts in Louisiana.

BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo introduces new giraffe

If you go to BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, you may notice a new addition!

Louisiana Black Bear could be off threatened species list within next decade

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) presented its Louisiana Black Bear Management Plan on Feb. 5, 2015.

T-boy the Nutria counters groundhog's prediction of more winter

While Punxsutawney Phil predicts six more weeks of winter, one New Orleans local is predicting less of it.

Custody battle brewing over 'Zombie Cat'

A custody battle could be brewing over the Florida cat that was supposedly thought to be dead, buried and found alive several days later.

Cat believed to be dead, claws its way out of grave

It sounds like a scene out of a movie: a cat is hit by a car, buried and then comes back to life. But this is no movie. This happened to a Tampa, Florida man and his beloved family cat, Bart.

South Carolina dog survives 90 shotgun pellets, still needs home

A pit bull was badly wounded after being hit by up to 90 shotgun pellets. Abby's Angels, a Greenville animal rescue currently is caring for him.

Lion tries to play with child at El Paso zoo

One adorable encounter between an El Paso Zoo lion and a tiny tot is getting a lot of national attention.

Seattle dog rides public transit by itself

Public transportation in any city almost always attracts an assortment of characters, but a hairy bus rider that roams the aisle on all fours and licks the seats might be a little much for even the most open-minded commuters.

Public Chooses Names for BR Zoo’s Tiger Cubs

After weeks of voting, the public has chosen the final names for BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo’s two female Malayan tiger cubs.

Rescuers claim wings of 18 pelicans were intentionally broken

More than a dozen pelicans are under the care of a bird rescue group called BEAKS. after washing ashore along the Florida coast.