All About Animals

One-eyed kitten Sir Stuffington is Internet's most popular pirate

He may not be pillaging and plundering his way 'cross the seven seas, but Sir Stuffington the kitten has become the Internet's most popular pirate.

Thai locals arrested over Rihanna Instagram photo

Two men in Thailand are in trouble with the law thanks to an Instagram photo posted by pop star Rihanna during her recent visit to the holiday island of Phuket.

LSU looking for 'mellow' pets for Animal Assisted Therapy program

If you have a dog or cat with a mellow personality, you could both make a big difference in people's lives. LSU is looking for pets to join its Animal Assisted Therapy program.

760 pound gator pulled by hunter in West Baton Rouge Parish

Alligator hunting season is in full swing and one catch turned some heads over the weekend.

LSU College of Agriculture seeking dogs, cats for animal assisted therapy program

The LSU College of Agriculture is looking for canine and feline companions to help in offering therapeutic medical treatment in the surrounding area.

Florida woman reunited with missing dog after 3 years

A Florida woman and her dog were reunited on Saturday, Sept. 14 after the dog had been missing for three years.

Sharpei/Pitbull mix adopts & nurses abandon kittens

Last Sunday, Shannon Torrez's dog Asia became a mother. The Sharpei and Pitbull mix gave birth to one puppy named Raider. It was a surprise to Shannon, but nothing compared to what came next.

Mike VI exhibits normal, young adult tiger behavior but may not attend all home games

Mike VI, LSU’s live tiger mascot, is an important part of the LSU community and its athletic traditions. Fans love to see Mike VI on the field as part of LSU’s pre-game festivities.

Oregon dogs recovering from burns after dramatic escape from fire

Two McMinnville dogs are recovering from burns they suffered after escaping a burning apartment.

Rocket frog takes a flying leap

Frogggsss in spaaaccceee! Or frog, at least. And maybe not in space, but for certain a wild ride.

LSU's Mike VI makes his own game-time decisions

If you went to the first LSU home football game, you might have noticed something missing. The school's live tiger mascot, Mike VI, skipped out on last weekend's game.

Dogs survive daring escape from burning apartment in Oregon

Two dogs made a daring escape from a two-alarm apartment fire in McMinnville. They jumped off a balcony to survive.

Baby chick run over by skateboarders rescued by Good Samaritan, Humane Society investigating

A baby chick was fitted with two tiny splints on its legs after it was run over by kids on skateboards. The Humane Society is seeking help from the public to identify the youths responsible.

Coast Guard members support release of seven endangered turtles at Texas beach

Coast Guard members from Sector Corpus Christi helped return seven endangered sea turtles to the Gulf of Mexico, Monday, as part of a release program run by the Animal Rehabilitation Keep.

LDWF Agents make two red snapper cases while patrolling Gulf Flower Gardens

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited three Texas men in two separate cases for alleged red snapper violations while on a Joint Enforcement Agreement (JEA) patrol on August 31.