All About Animals

TX man arrested in connection with 2nd largest dog fighting raid in U.S. history

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was called upon by federal and local authorities to manage the transport and care of 16 more dogs surrendered by two defendants arrested in connection with the second largest dog fig

Companion Animal Rescue of Ascension to hold jambalaya fundraiser at Lowe’s Home Improvement Store

The Companion Animal Rescue of Ascension (CARA) on is holding a jambalaya fundraiser on Sunday, October 6 from 11:00 a.m. until supplies run out in the parking lot of Lowe’s Home Improvement in Gonzales, LA.

Tractor-trailer carrying pigs overturns in South Carolina

Officers spent the morning rounding up dozens of pigs after a tractor-trailer overturned in Greenwood County.

Brazil family fights to keep 9 pet tigers, 2 lionesses from being taken away

A family in Brazil with nine pet tigers and two lionesses is fighting to keep their animals from being taken away.

Assumption Parish man cited for killing 49 sea gulls in New Orleans parking Lot

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents cited a Labadieville man for alleged Migratory Bird Treaty Act violations on Sept. 23.

Teen arrested for stealing over $26,000 of cattle in Vermilion Parish

A Vermilion Parish juvenile is charged with theft of livestock in connection with allegedly stealing 24 cattle from a Vermilion Parish cattleman.

One-eyed kitten Sir Stuffington is Internet's most popular pirate

He may not be pillaging and plundering his way 'cross the seven seas, but Sir Stuffington the kitten has become the Internet's most popular pirate.

Thai locals arrested over Rihanna Instagram photo

Two men in Thailand are in trouble with the law thanks to an Instagram photo posted by pop star Rihanna during her recent visit to the holiday island of Phuket.

LSU looking for 'mellow' pets for Animal Assisted Therapy program

If you have a dog or cat with a mellow personality, you could both make a big difference in people's lives. LSU is looking for pets to join its Animal Assisted Therapy program.

760 pound gator pulled by hunter in West Baton Rouge Parish

Alligator hunting season is in full swing and one catch turned some heads over the weekend.

LSU College of Agriculture seeking dogs, cats for animal assisted therapy program

The LSU College of Agriculture is looking for canine and feline companions to help in offering therapeutic medical treatment in the surrounding area.

Florida woman reunited with missing dog after 3 years

A Florida woman and her dog were reunited on Saturday, Sept. 14 after the dog had been missing for three years.

Sharpei/Pitbull mix adopts & nurses abandon kittens

Last Sunday, Shannon Torrez's dog Asia became a mother. The Sharpei and Pitbull mix gave birth to one puppy named Raider. It was a surprise to Shannon, but nothing compared to what came next.

Mike VI exhibits normal, young adult tiger behavior but may not attend all home games

Mike VI, LSU’s live tiger mascot, is an important part of the LSU community and its athletic traditions. Fans love to see Mike VI on the field as part of LSU’s pre-game festivities.

Oregon dogs recovering from burns after dramatic escape from fire

Two McMinnville dogs are recovering from burns they suffered after escaping a burning apartment.