By Danielle Braff, Chicago Tribune
March 7, 2014 6 a.m.
There are many different choices of food at the pet store, and short of sampling them yourself, you're going to have to rely on your pet's feedback to learn whether or not the food is appealing. But because pets can't fill out a review, we grilled veterinarians to learn what you should be looking at when shopping for cat and dog food to make the best decision.
By Arelis R. Hernandez, Orlando Sentinel
March 6, 2014 6 a.m.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- She prefers to summer in the glistening waters off Cape Cod. But come December, Katharine the great white shark travels more than a thousand miles to another tourist destination: Daytona Beach.
By SUE MANNING, Associated Press
February 28, 2014 6 a.m.
LOS ANGELES — The sight of an exotic animal can be a welcome distraction, even a temporary antidote, for a sick child. But you can't simply slap a leash and surgical mask on a rhino and march it through the front door of a hospital for a visit.
DUFUR, Ore. — People from all over the world are supporting a 5-year-old girl who is trying to hang on to her pet rooster in the Columbia River Gorge town of Dufur (DOO'-fer) where the mayor says it has to go because of a noise complaint.
By PHUONG LE, Associated Press
February 25, 2014 1:35 p.m.
SEATTLE — Two years after a 3-year-old endangered orca washed ashore in southwest Washington, investigators have concluded that the whale was hit, struck or rammed in the head and neck. But they couldn't determine the source of that blow.