All About Animals

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

Man finds injured cat in his car engine after 15 mile drive to work

Sometimes your morning commute can get a little hairy. A Pennsylvania man found that out this week when he heard an odd noise and later discovered a cat in his engine.

Concerned neighbors ask for Animal Control to seize horses

Baker resident Karen Moreau says it's hard to look across the fence at her neighbors three horses.

Dog shot multiple times while tied to a tree, police seek suspects

Police are currently seeking two men who allegedly shot and killed a dog while it was tied to a tree. Witnesses described the killing as a disturbing act of cruelty.

Unusual weather takes its toll on gentle aquatic mammals

 Manatees are dying in surprising numbers in Florida's Brevard County. Of the four dead manatees reported, one was only about two weeks old.

Security camera footage shows man smash huge aquarium inside pet store, dooming the fish inside

Vandals smashed two fish tanks and destroyed 20 years of Bob Schenck's hard work Wednesday night. "It's disheartening that's for sure," Schenck said Friday.

'Kangaroo Dog' is winning hearts over

Victory is a 1-year-old Chihuahua mix born with malformed front legs is winning hearts.