Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of December 2017?

WHERE ARE YOU BIRDING THIS THIRD WEEKEND OF DECEMBER 2017?

It's the most wonderful time of the year, With the kids jingle belling, And everyone telling you be of good cheer. It's the most wonderful...

How the Puerto Rican Parrots Survived the Devastating 2017 Hurricane Season

HOW THE PUERTO RICAN PARROTS SURVIVED THE DEVASTATING 2017 HURRICANE SEASON

From the Winter 2018 issue of Living Bird magazine. Subscribe now . Hurricanes Irma and Maria ripped through Puerto Rico in September....

 
 
 
Coming for Winter 2017-18: A Crush of Crossbills

COMING FOR WINTER 2017-18: A CRUSH OF CROSSBILLS

From the Winter 2018 issue of Living Bird magazine. Subscribe now . If loud, anxious chattering from high above interrupts your peaceful...

Our family just wants you to know how much we love the cat we

OUR FAMILY JUST WANTS YOU TO KNOW HOW MUCH WE LOVE THE CAT WE

Our family just wants you to know how much we love the cat we adopted this past summer from your shelter in St. Paul. Here is CoCo...

 
 
 
We are the Opera Kittens - Phantom, Meg and Carlotta. Our sister

WE ARE THE OPERA KITTENS - PHANTOM, MEG AND CARLOTTA. OUR SISTER

We are the Opera Kittens - Phantom, Meg and Carlotta. Our sister Christine is playing on the lower level while we cuddle close in bed...

Animals, Africa, and Art

ANIMALS, AFRICA, AND ART

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public...

 
 
 
Paws for People animal-assisted therapy program provides comfort, hope

PAWS FOR PEOPLE ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY PROGRAM PROVIDES COMFORT, HOPE

The Worcester Telegram & Gazette ran a feature story highlighting Tufts Paws for People animal-assisted therapy team, Katie Young,...

Scanning the skies for Zone-tailed hawks

SCANNING THE SKIES FOR ZONE-TAILED HAWKS

Last week I wrote about the interesting hunting habits of our local Harris's Hawks. Today I will cover another one of Mexico's Baja...

 
 
 
12 Perfect Gifts For The Lab Lover On Your List

12 PERFECT GIFTS FOR THE LAB LOVER ON YOUR LIST

Loyal, smart, happy-go-lucky Labrador Retrievers are hard not to love, and it's really no wonder that they're America's most popular...

Adoption Monday: Lee, Australian Cattle Dog / Blue Heeler, Burbank, CA

ADOPTION MONDAY: LEE, AUSTRALIAN CATTLE DOG / BLUE HEELER, BURBANK, CA

Lee is approximately a year old sweetie. He is a petite, lovable guy who is up for any adventure. Lee is neutered and up to date with...

 
 
 
Sunshine State Birding at Colt Creek

SUNSHINE STATE BIRDING AT COLT CREEK

Colt Creek was my 99th Florida State Park. What started as a general interest morphed into a freelance job, then evolved into a passion...

Man Makes 1300 Mile Roadtrip To Reunite Missing Dog With His Mom

MAN MAKES 1300 MILE ROADTRIP TO REUNITE MISSING DOG WITH HIS MOM

On December 5, Zach Holt and a very lucky dog named Zimba began a 1300 mile roadtrip from Ridgeley, Maryland to Wichita, Kansas. Waiting...

 
 
 
"HERA" delightful large American Shelter Dog mix

"HERA" DELIGHTFUL LARGE AMERICAN SHELTER DOG MIX

Really like this dog! Hoping she gets a great indoor home who appreciates her and gives her good careAvailable for Adoption with Multnomah...

"BELLA" aka Koda husky mix

"BELLA" AKA KODA HUSKY MIX

ADOPTED!Dec 2017 Available for Adoption with Multnomah County Animal Services ! Mcas weblink 130621

 
 
 
18 Awesome Gift Ideas For The Husky Lover In Your Life

18 AWESOME GIFT IDEAS FOR THE HUSKY LOVER IN YOUR LIFE

There are some people who prefer small, calm, non-shedding lap dogs. And then there are those people who love Siberians Huskies! How...

The Top Reasons Your Dog May Stink

THE TOP REASONS YOUR DOG MAY STINK

We love our dogs, but sometimes... they stink. While this doesn't change our unconditional affection for them, caring pet parents may...

 
 
 
Dog Stows Away On UPS Truck After Driver Fails To Give Him A Treat

DOG STOWS AWAY ON UPS TRUCK AFTER DRIVER FAILS TO GIVE HIM A TREAT

How far would your dog go for a snack? A Reddit user known as dickfromaccounting shared a photo of his Golden Retriever after the pooch...

Why Dogs Love To Chew Your Stuff

WHY DOGS LOVE TO CHEW YOUR STUFF

It is extremely frustrating to come home and find a favorite hat, scarf or pair of shoes chewed beyond recognition. Worse still, this...

 
 
 
"FELICITY" an American Shelter Dog - a "Barney" Look-a-like!

"FELICITY" AN AMERICAN SHELTER DOG - A "BARNEY" LOOK-A-LIKE!

Remember "Barney"? now on adoption at Animal Aid Barney when at MCAS Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! "...

Can Dogs Sense “Bad” People?

CAN DOGS SENSE “BAD” PEOPLE?

The internet is littered with anecdotes of people whose dogs knew somebody was bad news before they did. Is there any truth to claims...