New York’s highest court is set to determine whether Happy, a 47-year-old Asian elephant living at the Bronx Zoo, is being unlawfully imprisoned.
Dallas, Texas joins more than 400 municipalities across the U.S. that have banned the sale of puppies and kittens in pet stores.
Researchers have produced a new protocol for screening skin allergens from cosmetics and other products that does not require animal testing.
According to new scientific research, the way we talk around animals and the way we talk to animals may have an impact on their well-being.
Selective breeding has led to serious health problems among some breeds that veterinarians warn can cause these dogs a “lifetime of suffering”.
Researchers have found that a suite of complementary tests can quantify changes in dogs suspected of suffering from cognitive decline.
One in five reptiles faces extinction in what scientists say would have a ‘devastating’ effect on humans and the planet. With 21% of reptile species (from lizards to snakes to geckos and turtles) currently facing extinction, such a loss could have disastrous impacts on ecosystems around the world.
A new survey of North American veterinarians revealed cases of marijuana poisoning among pets are on the rise.
The results of a new study suggests that most U.S. dog owners are unaware of — and do not follow — guidelines on safe pet food and dish handling from the FDA. This presents health risks for both pets and humans.
Maryland will become the second US state to prohibit pet owners from declawing cats.
USDA annual reports that examine the gain and loss of colonies, including losses due to colony collapse disorder.
New research has demonstrated that the majority of dogs are highly inbred. Unfortunately, the study findings indicate that inbreeding of dogs contributes to an increase in disease and health care costs throughout their lifespan.