All About Animals

Florida man accused of cooking and eating the family dog

A Tampa man is accused of killing the family dog and cooking it for food.

Reward increases to $15,000 for shooting death of Whooping Crane

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents and U.S.

Louisiana Chimp Haven celebrates win for chimpanzees used for testing

Chimp Haven learned today that National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Dr.

ADORABLE ALERT: Dog demands attention from owners with unique howl

WARNING: This is NOT news and could be considered disturbingly adorable to some viewers. If you are sensitive to “fluff” news, please use caution before watching the video.

Manager of Belle Chase animal rescue arrested for stealing cash to pay for drug addiction

The shelter director of a non-profit animal rescue organization was arrested after she confessed to stealing money issued to PAWS in the form of in fees and donations. She said she used the cash to support her drug addiction.

Innovative firefighters revive heat-stricken exotic bird

There was nothing in the fire department manual to cover something like this, so firefighters in Surprise, AZ had to wing it to save an unresponsive exotic bird after it was mistakenly locked in a pickup truck last week.

VIDEO: TX woman arrested for throwing dog feces at neighbors, spitting in face

A Texas woman is facing felony charges for losing control at a neighborhood dog park in Austin. Police say the woman attacked two of her neighbors and their dogs, even throwing one of the dog's feces at its owner.

Woman charged for selling stray dog, lying to investigators; animal returned to owner

An unusual case involving a stray dog has escalated to include the arrest of a Livingston Parish woman. That’s because deputies claim she sold the purebred animal and knowingly lied about when questioned by investigators.

Insect expert faces largest yellow jacket nest he's ever seen

Jonathan Simkins is an expert in flying insects. He has a degree in entomology from the University of Florida, and has been working in the industry for more than twenty years.

EBRSO K-9 teams at the top of the class again

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office K-9 Division received numerous awards and national certifications in narcotics detection this month at the United State Police Canine Association (USPCA) National Detector Dog Certification Trials in

Young brothers spring into action when charging bear goes for their 7-year-old sister

A Utah family celebrating Father's Day with a camping trip to Wyoming survived an encounter with a bear thanks to the quick thinking of their 11-year-old son.

Police dog dies of heat stroke after being left in patrol car

A Woodstock Police K9 is dead after being left in an officer's patrol car Monday evening. According to Woodstock Police Chief Calvin Moss, the dog, Spartacus, was found dead in his handler's patrol car around 9pm.

Injured goose with dart in eye prompts community rescue effort

A viewer shared a photo of an injured goose outside Mandeville which prompts a rescue effort at a local subdivision.

BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo announces new baby Colobus monkey

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the arrival of a new baby Colobus monkey, born overnight on June 11.

LSU vet school offers disaster preparation tips to pet owners

If an emergency or bad weather forces you and your pets from your home, Will you know what to do and what to bring?