One woman was killed and another
The US State Department's watchdog agency revealed Friday that it had learned that even more US bomb-sniffing dogs than previously known had died of preventable causes overseas.
A task force that looked into scores of horse deaths at California's Santa Anita Park found no animal cruelty or criminal activity, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said Thursday.
In November 2014, a little orange and white ball named BB-8 rolled across the screen in the first "The Force Awakens" trailer, the next generation of plucky droids in the Star Wars universe.
Puppies: cute balls of fur.
Taylor Swift was not inspired by any of her three cats for her role in
Despite a petition calling for his removal, Michael Vick will serve as the NFL's honorary Pro Bowl captain this year, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said.
Scorching days, freezing nights, precious little water and dangerous reptiles for company.
Five people have been arrested for poaching a protected Sumatran Tiger in Indonesia, after authorities discovered a dead tiger with four of its fetuses in a jar, state media news agency Antara has reported.
Li Chao's life changed forever the evening he returned home from a late night at the office and found his beloved husky JoJo dead on the floor.
A Russian billionaire was killed in a road collision while walking his dog in England last week, it has been confirmed.
Dozens of polar bears have
Scientists say they have made a breakthrough on developing a contraceptive pill that only needs to be taken once a month.
Millions visit US National Parks each year, many hoping to catch glimpses of animals including bison, mountain goats and alligators.
Thick, black graffiti sprayed onto a Russian polar bear's coat poses an extra threat to an animal already in danger, experts say.
Eli Boroditsky was driving to his night shift last week on a narrow rural road in Manitoba, Canada, when his car hit what he thought was a dog streaking across the dark road.
Every now and again incredible stories emerge of heroic dogs saving their owners from house fires.
The cat with the little tongue that stole the hearts of the internet has died at age 8.
It's tradition in college football for seniors to emerge from the tunnel for the final game of their collegiate career and run onto the field to one last ovation, an event players usually celebrate with family.
A young sperm whale that died after becoming stranded on a Scottish island last week had a ball of debris weighing roughly 100 kilograms (220 pounds) in its stomach, according to an organization that carried out a postmortem on the animal.
A wild snow leopard found injured and unable to see has had its vision restored after Chinese veterinarians removed a cataract in what they say is a world-first surgical procedure.
A police chief in Oklahoma said one of his officers picked up a coffee order from a local Starbucks on Thanksgiving with the word "PIG" printed on the label.
Ten animals were killed when a fire broke out Thursday at the African Safari Wildlife Park in northern Ohio, Danbury Township police said.
And the top dog is Thor the Bulldog!