All About Animals

Dog waste harmful to other pets, humans

It’s a beautiful day and you’re taking your dog for a walk at the park " When you don't expect it there it is"

BRPD K-9 Division are ready for regional trials

The Baton Rouge Police Department K-9 Division are polishing their skills in preparation for the United States Canine Association Regional Dog Trials on April 14th.

Colorado dog's backyard digging leads to search for veteran

At her home in Stapleton, Colorado a golden lab mix named Smuckers is about to get an unusual visitor - the kind usually reserved for military veterans and their families.

Pair of elephants saves the day in Natchitoches Parish

It's not often you hear about a pair of pachyderms saving the day in Natchitoches Parish, but Tuesday, that was the case. 

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.