Firefighter And Her Dog Both Survive Severe Car Crashes

FIREFIGHTER AND HER DOG BOTH SURVIVE SEVERE CAR CRASHES

In 2016, Indiana firefighter Beth Csukas was in a tragic accident. She was driving to go visit her sister when she slid on a patch...

Southern Boobook near Broome

SOUTHERN BOOBOOK NEAR BROOME

Two weeks ago I mentioned that we rarely got rain at this time of year. However, sometimes it does rain and on 26th May we had our...

 
 
 
Starling Spectacle

STARLING SPECTACLE

It has often been said that a murmuration of starlings is one of the most spectacular sights in nature. When a huge flock of birds...

SEARCHING FOR SAM'S FOSTER FAMILY

Sam is still searching for a foster family! She's receiving great care at the shelter, but she's starting to experience some shelter...

 
 
 
Fancy

FANCY

Please give a warm welcome to Star Kit, Fancy. She is 3 months old from Daytona Beach, Florida. My name is Fancy and I am a 3 month...

Awe in Nature - Generating Curiosity

AWE IN NATURE - GENERATING CURIOSITY

Have you ever gazed up at the stars and felt a spine-tingling sensation? Or viewed the vast openness of the Grand Canyon and felt your...

 
 
 
Birding Shanghai in May

BIRDING SHANGHAI IN MAY

Don`t worry - after having written about birding Shanghai in April a few weeks ago, I will not continue this theme for longer - not...

Abandoned, Handicapped Chihuahua Finds Loving Foster Home

ABANDONED, HANDICAPPED CHIHUAHUA FINDS LOVING FOSTER HOME

A handicapped chihuahua named Stanley is finally experiencing the love and care that he always deserved. Previously abandoned on the...

 
 
 
Bus Driver Breaks Rules To Save Stray Dogs From Storm

BUS DRIVER BREAKS RULES TO SAVE STRAY DOGS FROM STORM

Most rules are in place for a reason. It's best to always do what you should to stay out of trouble. However, many dog lovers can agree...

Lockdown Serendipity

LOCKDOWN SERENDIPITY

Because of our age, Mexico's rising COVID-19 numbers, and my wife's anxiety about infectious diseases in general, we have been in total...

 
 
 
Lonely Pit Bull Is The Only Dog Left At Ohio Shelter

LONELY PIT BULL IS THE ONLY DOG LEFT AT OHIO SHELTER

Many shelters and rescues have seen a significant increase in adoptions since the COVID-19 pandemic began. With so many people staying...

The Skinny on Birds

THE SKINNY ON BIRDS

Earlier I told you about a scientist who made a collection of birds in Chicago that had met their demise by running into buildings....

 
 
 
Grumpy Dog Pouts When He Can't Play F

GRUMPY DOG POUTS WHEN HE CAN'T PLAY F

Some dog parents find it amusing or fun to tease their dogs with toys. The classic fake throw is one of the oldest tricks in the book,...

How Seasonal Allergies Affect Your Pet

HOW SEASONAL ALLERGIES AFFECT YOUR PET

Two Cummings School veterinary dermatologists offer advice for owners of cats and dogs with environmental and flea allergies Allergies...

 
 
 
RIP Isaboo, Rachael Ray's 15-Year-Old Rescue Pit Bull

RIP ISABOO, RACHAEL RAY'S 15-YEAR-OLD RESCUE PIT BULL

Celebrity chef Rachael Ray is most known for her cooking, but she's also a big animal lover and advocate. In April, Ray announced plans...

Woman Freaks Out After Man Asks Her To Leash Dog

WOMAN FREAKS OUT AFTER MAN ASKS HER TO LEASH DOG

WARNING: Photos and videos depict blatant abuse, but the pup has been checked out and is fine. As amazing as dogs are, not every dog...

 
 
 
New Dog Breed Sparks Debate: Does The World Need A Walrus Dog?

NEW DOG BREED SPARKS DEBATE: DOES THE WORLD NEED A WALRUS DOG?

Many dog lovers think they know almost every dog breed in existence. However, there are quite a lot of them, so it's no surprise that...

Airport Dogs Could Soon Sniff Travelers For COVID-19

AIRPORT DOGS COULD SOON SNIFF TRAVELERS FOR COVID-19

Dogs can be trained to do lots of incredible tasks, especially when it comes to using their noses. Currently, airport dogs are used...

 
 
 
My First Birdathon

MY FIRST BIRDATHON

Note: Erika is the Communications Director for Audubon Florida. I have been birding for about seven years now - time flies when you're...

Officers Line Up For Police Dog's Last Ride Ever

OFFICERS LINE UP FOR POLICE DOG'S LAST RIDE EVER

A dog police officer obviously sounds cute , but the fact is these amazing animals are valuable members of their team. Dax, a 13-year-old...