Those who live off 78th Street near St. Johns and Andresen roads north of Vancouver may notice less hissing and yowling in their neighborhood. Must Love Dogs NW recently rounded up 37 feral cats there.
By Geoffrey Mohan, Los Angeles Times
November 15, 2013 6 a.m.
LOS ANGELES — The oldest fossils of a previously unknown ancient leopard species are shaking the pantherine evolutionary tree, suggesting that big cats arose in Asia, not Africa, according to a new study.
Does your cat have the cutest face? Have you been able to document the joy of your family's new puppy? The Columbian wants to highlight some of your best pet portraits -- dogs, fish, hamsters, etc. -- in an upcoming story. If you've got a photo of your pet that you are particularly proud of, please send it along.
By Sue Manning, Associated Press
November 8, 2013 6 a.m.
LOS ANGELES — While some say school safety hinges on guns, cameras or alarms in classrooms, Mark Gomer and Kristi Schiller think specially trained dogs should take point in preventing violence in schools.