California goats grazing to prevent wildfires could lose their jobs due to state labor law
Goats are used to graze CA vegetation which could dry out during the summer, provide tinder for wildfires
Connecticut bakery workers left terrified after hungry black bear barges in, steals 60 cupcakes
Video shows the bear dragging a container of cupcakes from the bakery garage into the parking lot. The animal ate 60 cupcakes in total.
Michigan lawmakers consider amending bill in order to outlaw certain surgical procedures for cats
Opponents of the bans argue that sometimes declawing is appropriate for cats and their owners
Emergency summit called after multiple horse deaths at Churchill Downs
Seven horses died from training or racing injuries at Churchill Downs leading up to the 149th Kentucky Derby on May 6, including two on the undercard.
2 more horses die at Churchill Downs; total stands at 12 at home of Kentucky Derby
Mare Kimberley Dream was euthanized after sustaining a distal sesamodean ligament rupture to her front leg during Saturday’s first race. Lost in Limbo was euthanized following a similar injury just before the finish line in Friday’s seventh race.
Pets rescued, residents displaced in Sandy Springs fire
First responders found one of the apartment buildings with fire shooting through the roof.
19 animals rescued from feces-covered home in Forest Park
When officers pulled up to the house, they say the homeowner was throwing dogs out the window and flies were everywhere.
Smuggled parrot eggs survive harrowing journey from Central America: 'Hand-raised babies'
Faint chirping inside a carry-on bag at the Miami airport caught the attention of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer.
Pet of the Day from Hero Dog Rescue
Winner is very affectionate and would love to take a nap in your lap. He would love a home with a fenced-in yard and another puppy playmate.
Pet of the Day from Paws Atlanta
Zak is on the smaller side but he's got a lot of love to give. This sweet guy who love a calm, quiet household with caring people and maybe another feline friend.
‘Positively regal’ dog rescued after scaling England’s tallest mountain
The dog became injured and too exhausted to make the long trek back down the mountain, according to the rescue crew.
Watch: Critically endangered tortoise hatches at Australian zoo
So far, eight adorable hatchlings have left the nest and are exploring their habitats.
Watch: Orangutan at Kentucky zoo asks to see 3-month-old baby: 'Cutest thing ever'
Collective "awws" ensued when the orangutan took a closer look, then kissed the glass.
Zoo Atlanta southern white rhino expecting baby calf
The new baby calf would be the first ever southerner white rhino ever born at Zoo Atlanta.
Pets of the Day from FurKids
Birdie Boo is well behaved and knows a lot of commands. Joanie loves being picked up and cuddled, and she'll be a lap cat if you sit long enough.
'This is still not acceptable!': 24 dogs dumped in Indiana as search for owner continues
The shelter said while the owner left the dogs in a contained location, it calls the actions unacceptable.
Pet of the Day from the Humane Society of Cobb County
Bailey has had a long journey and she's still learning new things about the world around her. She'd do best in a home with an experienced dog owner who could train and play with her.
Escaped husky leaves behind mess after ‘party’ at shelter, employees say
Titan, a 4-year-old husky, managed to escape from his enclosure before wreaking havoc on the shelter.
Pet of the Day from Best Friends Atlanta
Gnome loves affection and cuddling up on a soft, plushy surface. He's also fairly active and follows people wherever they go.
Pet of the Day from Paws Atlanta
Ms. Dottie is as sweet, curious, gentle, and loyal as can be. Although she is curious about other dogs, she would do best in a home where she can be the only pet.