All About Animals

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?

RECALL: Natura Pet Products issues voluntary recall of specialized dry pet foods due to possible health risk

 Natura Pet Products is voluntarily recalling specific lots of dry pet food because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Outrage after officer shoots sack of feral kittens as children look on

The Ohio Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals wants Humane Officer Barry Accorti fired for allegedly shooting five kittens in a North Ridgeville home's back yard on Monday.

Legal battle over 'Tony the Tiger' will continue at State Supreme Court level

The fate of a famous Truck Stop Tiger is still up in the air, but Tony's owner is still fighting to keep him home in Grosse Tete.

Baton Rouge Zoo announces the arrival of Red River Hogs

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the arrival two new Red River Hogs from the Jackson Zoo in Jackson, Miss.

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?