All About Animals

NC apartments will test DNA of dog poop to punish bad owners

A couple of apartment complexes in Jacksonville, North Carolina are cracking down on pet owners who don't pick up after their pooches in a high-tech way using DNA.

Feral hogs costing the state millions each year: local hunters lend a helping hand

WARNING: The video footage may be considered graphic for some viewers. They are big, aggressive, loud and dangerous. With over 500 thousand feral hogs across Louisiana, they are becoming a problem that's plaguing our state.

Animal shelter wants you to 'Have A Heart' for dogs with heartworms

A new pet adoption campaign, encouraging potential pet owners to adopt dogs that have tested positive for heartworms, was launched in Baton Rouge on February 1.

AZ: 36-pound cat needs to lose weight before 9 lives are up

Meatball is so much more than the average kitty.

Alexandria police arrest 13-year-old seen abusing puppy in Facebook video

Alexandria Police charged a 13-year-old juvenile from Alexandria on Monday with one count of Cruelty to Animals after a video the boy posted on his Facebook page went viral.

BREC Zoo Tigers named Denver and Seattle predict Super Bowl XLVIII winner

We've all heard of animals who predict who's going to win the Super Bowl, like most recently Eli the Ape from Salt Lake City who predicted the Seahawks will take home the trophy.

TX Cow gets prosthetic legs after frostbite

Advances in prosthetics have improved the quality of life for millions of people who have lost limbs.

MN: Dog sled marathon finally has cold weather & snow

Excitement; it's a three syllable word that barely describes the mood at the start of the 30th annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in Duluth, Minnesota.

RI man dies after loosing his dog

What started as a theft turned into a tragedy in Woonsocket, Rhode Island on Monday. Stuart Gast, 33, died after becoming distraught when someone stole his dog carrier.

CO residents protect pets from cold and mountain lions

Residents in Coal Creek Canyon near Golden, Clorado say mountain lions have been attacking pets. One dog was killed and another barely survived.

Sad end for stranded whales in Florida

Eight of the pilot whales that were stranded in shallow water near New Pass, Florida have died, and rescuers continue to search for six others.

VIDEO: Squirrels take over park in Mobile

Squirrels are over-running a park in downtown Mobile, Alabama. There are hundreds of squirrels scurrying and scampering about, and if you have food.

Poop powers WA power plant

Snohomish County Public Utility Managers in Washington State topped Puget Sound Energy in a bid to buy manure-generated power from digester operator near Monroe.

Wild bird spends days in TX Wal-Mart

An alert customer catches a troublesome bird on video multiple times. "When I hit the corner, my first reaction was, 'Really?'," said customer Ranell Roy.

Pythons: a growing fashion trend in FL

Designer Camille Zarsky believes she has a way of taking one of Florida's most notorious pests and turning it into a work of art.