All About Animals

Dozens of cats, dogs taken from 2 TX houses owned by alleged animal hoarder

Animal services officials in Wichita Falls, Texas say of the 80 or so dogs and cats taken Wednesday and Friday from two homes owned by the same man, 23 had to be euthanized and most are in bad health.

NJ dog receives jury summons

A New Jersey man considers his German Shepherd a member of his family and maybe even a member of the community. But he wasn't prepared to send her off for jury duty when a summons arrived

Rescued eaglet flies free in Cape Coral, FL

An eaglet is back in it's nest after falling out Monday night. It happened near the BMX Park in Cape Coral, Florida.

7 Chimpanzees find way to escape Kansas City Zoo!

A group of seven chimpanzees at the Kansas City Zoo got the briefest taste of freedom on Thursday afternoon, before being lured back into their enclosure with a more familiar taste: dinner and dessert.

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo announces new baby Colobus monkey

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the arrival yet another new baby Colobus monkey, born in the late afternoon on April 4. The baby is now on exhibit with its mother, father and sister.

Back in the wild one bald eagle's journey

A symbol of freedom is back soaring thanks to the LSU Vet School. Javier Nevarez, DVM, associate professor with the Vet School released a bald eagle he helped heal.

Houston SPCA removes nearly 130 cats from home, one decomposing

The Houston SPCA removed nearly 130 cats, including the decomposing body of one, from a home in northwest Harris County on Thursday.

Cats and caretakers gearing up for 41st annual cat show

One show is taking the term cat walk to a whole different level.

MA family rescues deer stuck in fence

A deer rescue was captured on camera after a family in Attleboro, Massachusetts woke up to quite the surprise Sunday morning. Grant Kelley, 7, was the first to see it.

Dutch foundation lets Giraffe kiss dying caretaker goodbye

Just a forewarning: You're about to cry all over your keyboard. We did when we saw the photo above, which shows a giraffe nuzzling a man through an enclosure window.

Scientists: New dinosaur species 'chicken from hell'

For a Tyrannosaurus rex looking for a snack, nothing might have tasted quite like the "chicken from hell."

Ohio SPCA rescues 6 horses abandoned by owners in winter

Six emaciated horses are being cared for in Grove City, Ohio after rescue workers say they were left outside, uncared for, during the harsh winter.

Utah man adopts dog that saved his life in Afghanistan

On May 9, 2010, John Logie, his body full of shrapnel, was loaded into a helicopter and flown from Afghanistan to Germany after being injured by an improvised explosive device.

199 animals rescued from accused hoarder's home in Boston

Animal welfare officials are reporting one of the largest hoarding situations in Massachusetts they've seen in years. Nearly 200 animals were rescued from a house in Lynnfield.

OR: 2 bald eagles spend hours stuck together in tree

(KGW) Two bald eagles were stuck together in a tree in Portland, Oregon for several hours before violently separating themselves and flying away Monday afternoon.