All About Animals

Downtown Baton Rouge celebrates ‘Take Your Pet to Work Week’

Downtown Baton Rouge celebrates ‘Take Your Pet to Work Week’ Downtown Baton Rouge is going to the dogs - literally.

Baton Rouge man continues to fight to get his turtles back

A Baton Rouge man is fighting the state to get his turtles back.

Why did the chickens and roosters head down I-12

Midway between Baton Rouge and New Orleans along Interstate 12 is a little spot with a lot of chickens.

Pit bull adopts litter of shih-tzu/poodle pups after losing most of her own litter

Kimberleigh Kernon is used to having a house full of animals. As the president of Saving Grace Animal Rescue in Pasco County, she saves dogs, cats, puppies and kittens.

Humane Society of Louisiana: Another kitten run over on CCC

The Humane Society of Louisiana said another kitten carcass was found Saturday on the Crescent City Connection.

Fitness tracking gadgets go to the dogs

What is your dog doing right now? Is he taking a nap? Furiously digging a hole in your garden? Watching "Ellen" and nibbling on a throw pillow?

Stray animals of EBR to gain new home at LSU Vet school

The stray dogs and cats of East Baton Rouge Parish are getting a new home.

Kitten deliberately run over in New Orleans, Humane Society offers $500 for info leading to arrest

The Humane Society of Louisiana says a New Orleans animal advocate saw a driver deliberately run over a kitten on the Crescent City Connection.

Giant lizard named for Jim Morrison tells tale of climate change

To get through the long, tedious hours sitting in the fossil archives at the University of California-Berkeley, Jason Head would listen to the hypnotic sounds of The Doors.

One year anniversary of 'Joseph’s Journey' to be celebrated with festival

One year ago we introduced you Joseph, an emaciated dog rescued from the street by a concerned citizen and given to YELP! Baton Rouge for survival.

Runaway cow causes car crash in Covington; missing animal may be seriously injured

Police are looking for a runaway cow that caused a crash in Covington. They believe the animal is injured and in need of medical attention.

VIDEO: Police dog puts paw on officer's casket during emotional farewell

There was a somber farewell in Kentucky last week for the police officer killed in an ambush.

Couple charged with 27 counts of animal cruelty for condition of home; children removed by state

A couple’s compassion for stray animals created a dangerous and toxic environment for their two children, as well as the animals they were hoping to save.

Florida zoo is home to newborn endangered Indian rhinoceros

Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa has a newborn worth seeing.

Bidders hoping to secure a massive hairball removed from a Florida man's pet tiger

Representatives from Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museums want to get their hands on the four pound hairball that was taken out of a tiger's stomach in Clearwater, Florida. They were even willing to pay for it.