All About Animals

Three horses seized from Baker man's home

Animal control officers and sheriff's deputies seized a trio of horses Friday morning after months of complaints. The team arrived at Don Pedigo's house around 10:00 a.m. and presented him an ultimatum.

Woman in critical condition after dog attack

A Westwego woman continues to fight for her life at University Hospital. Police in Westwego say Linda Henry, 54, was viciously attacked by her own pit bulls Wednesday afternoon at her home on Avenue A.

Box-o-bear cubs: Family makes unusual find on South Carolina road

Three bear cubs were found in a cardboard box along the side of an Oconee County road last week.

'Grumpy Cat' visits Texas for music festival

It ain't easy being "meme." The Internet sensation known as "Grumpy Cat" made an appearance at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas.

Animal control keeping close eye on neglected horses in Baker

Three under-fed horses in Baker are under serious supervision by animal control.

Pet frogs carrying Salmonella make kids sick

Raw meat is a notorious Salmonella carrier. It can also be found on unclean kitchen counters. An investigation published this week in the journal of Pediatrics suggests we should also look for the deadly bacteria in pet frogs.

Family dog injured by black bear in Patterson neighborhood

A dog was recently injured in St. Mary Parish after it attempted to chase away a black bear. Officials warn residents that this is a peak time of the year to see an increase of bear activity.

Cincinnati Zoo employees don furry disguises during interaction with abandoned baby gorilla

Getting the Cincinnati Zoo's latest baby used to its new home will turn out to be a group effort.

Angry bees attack Tampa city workers

There was a stinging surprise near the entrance to Picnic Island Park in Port Tampa. Two Tampa city Parks and Recreation workers uncovered thousands of bees as they used a front-end loader to remove an old bench and a tire.

Woman works to help deer with arrow lodged in its face

A deer found near Washougal, Washington was recovering Tuesday after being shot in the face with an arrow.

Police dog finds...then fires hidden gun!

A police dog in Lawrence, Massachusetts was searching for suspects when he not only found a gun, but shot it.

Alligator blood: Possible miracle cure?

Alligators are known for their tenacity, but behind their piercing eyes and sharp teeth is an immune system that is as ferocious as the primitive creature.

Meeting being held to decide Ascension Parish Animal Control Center's fate

The Ascension Parish Animal Control Center could be shut down. Parish leaders say there aren't enough funds to keep it open.

LDAF warns horse owners of potential virus

The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) is monitoring the Equine Herpes Virus-1 (EHV-1) outbreak at the Horse Shows in the Sun (HITS) equestrian event in Ocala, Florida.

ASPCA Names CAA of Baton Rouge a participant in the Carroll Petrie Foundation Dog Rescue Project

The Companion Animal Alliance of Baton Rouge announced that it has been selected by the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) to participate in The Carroll Petrie Foundation Dog Rescue Project, a n