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LA first responders get trained in canine encounters

The Louisiana Animal Welfare Commission is partnering with Louisiana State Police to help first responders understand their encounters with canines.

OH teen catches 'River Monster' swimming in flooded street

Monday night's rains brought a lot of flooding and, according to viewer Jeremiah Sawyer of North Royalton, Ohio, it also brought a "river monster" into the streets.

Cat rockets to fame after attacking dog that was mauling little boy

It's a remarkable rescue caught on video that has been watched across the country: A 4-year-old boy's pet cat saved him from a dog attack in Bakersfield, California.

Pet cat comes to rescue when boy is viciously attacked by dog

The pet cat came to the rescue after a dog attacked a four year old boy. Security cameras captured the dramatic footage as the boy was seen riding his bike.

Exotic animal preserve provides educational opportunities for students young, old

Camels and kangaroos bring up visions of far-away lands. But thousands of local children are learning that the world is small because they can find animals from all over the world living together in East Feliciana Parish.

Dog dials 911 to save Ohio war vet from seizure

"He gets hyper like that right before i have a seizure," said Terry McGlade. He was on the ground.

Fishermen reel in pregnant hammerhead shark & help her deliver 20 pups

A group of Florida fishermen lured in a big catch last week: an injured 12-foot hammerhead shark that held a shocking surprise. "People call me crazy but, I'd rather save a fish," says fisherman Noe Campos.

CAA: 'We are swimming in puppies and kittens'

Officials with the Companion Animal Alliance say they're having a problem with more pets coming to the shelter.

Class teaches how to save pets and people during disaster

When a disaster happens sometimes animals need to be saved too.

Pet owners increasingly choose hospice care for their furry family members

Pet owners are increasingly choosing not to take their old or sick animals to the veterinarian. Instead, they let the vet come to them. 

MD transportation officials create new nesting area for osprey living on traffic camera

Maryland transportation officials have installed a nesting platform for a persistent osprey who built nests that blocked traffic cameras by the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.

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.