'Paw-ternity' Leave Could Soon Be Unleashed In The USIf companies aren’t too keen on offering paid “Me-ternity” leave to their workers who don't have children, maybe a fur baby would help employees get time off.
Baby Lemurs Debut At Philadelphia ZooFour black-and-white ruffed lemurs that were born two months ago at the Philadelphia Zoo explored their new enclosure with mom and dad near by.
Delaware Seeks Volunteers To Spot And Count BatsBat-counting may sound like the favorite pastime of The Count from Sesame Street but the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is calling on Delawareans to help count the creatures for their annual state bat count.
Animal Orphanage Launches New Building CampaignDogs and cats in need of a home may be getting a new place to stretch their paws.
Pit Bull Found Hanging From Leash At Logan Home; Puppies Returned To OwnerPhiladelphia Police and the PSPCA are investigating the hanging of a Pit Bull mother and the theft of her two puppies.
Airport Building Luxury Terminal... For Animals!Jet-setting stallions and high-flying hounds at New York's Kennedy Airport can look forward to a new luxury terminal that will handle the more than 70,000 animals flying in and out every year.
Pa. Senate Advances 4 Bills Aimed At Protecting AnimalsThe proposals are now in front of the state House for its consideration.
Study: Pets Could Help Lower Social Anxiety In Children With AutismResearchers from Purdue University found that when children with autism were exposed to companion animals, their stress levels dropped.
Getaway Guide: Favorite Zoos, Near And FarWe all have tales of bears or snakes, cougars and deer. But those are one at a time, and that's why I like zoos. You get a world of fascinating animals in one place, and you don't even have to run away!
Conflicting Body Language Between Dogs And CatsBody language is an instinctive and extremely important source of communication for all animals - but sometimes it can be a source of miscommunication as well.
When Killing An Animal Is Not Animal CrueltyHow could someone even possibly face animal cruelty charges if there’s nothing illegal about killing the animal?
Philadelphia Zoo Welcomes First African Lion Cubs Since 1996On Monday, the Zoo announced its four-year-old African lion, Tajiri, had given birth to four cubs.