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The Continuing Adventures Of Billy No Mates

Billy No Mates has occasionally been renamed Billy Bastard – mainly because he can be a complete bastard you know. He seems to be obsessed with doing things of an unspeakable…

Normally Nocturnal Cats CAN Learn to Sleep at Night

Some people say cats are naturally nocturnal animals (most active at night), others that they are crepuscular (most active at dawn or dusk). In either case housecats have a tendency…

The incredible spectacle of a murmuration of starlings (Video)

Very cool video. You have never seen a murmuration of starlings as massive and outstanding as this.…

Web cams follow migration of Canadian Polar Bears (Watch)

Every year, hundreds of Canadian polar bears journey to the Hudson Bay to hunt seals—and this year, you can watch it happen right here.…

Keep Your Pets Safe on Halloween

Mad Mike's America offers some reminders about how to keep your pets safe on Halloween.…

Help prevent animal cruelty: STOP AG-GAG!

The agriculture fat cats, the owners of the huge mega factory farm complexes, are paying legislators all over the country in an effort to influence their votes to pass laws…

Critter talk: Memory loss and confusion in our dogs

Owners of older dogs are all too frequently faced with a beloved pet that seems to have issues with memory loss and confusion.…

Help STOP the PUPPY MILLS!

For decades, unscrupulous pet dealers have imported thousands of young, often unweaned and unvaccinated puppies from foreign puppy mills for resale in the U.S. To learn how you can do…

Critter Talk: When cats pee out of the box

When faced with a cat that is peeing outside of the litter box, the first thing many owners think is "bad cat." They should think again. Read the…

Rick Perry’s prosperous and preposterous Texans dump pet donkeys

Texans are good people except those who ain't and there are a lot of those. The George Bush replacement, Rick Perry, governs a state that has decided we don't…

We Are Whale

We are all in the belly of that hopelessly grounded leviathan.…

The Cow That Captured Germany… and the World

Yvonne the cow has been on the lam from a slaughterhouse evading search teams, police, an animal sanctuary, and a helicopter with a thermal camera.…

Bob the street cat gets a book deal

A musician on hard times helps an injured cat. Bob the street cat adopts the musician, follows him everywhere. Now they have a book deal.…

Bear paws big business on Chinese-Russian border

The trade in animal parts continues in many corners of the world, including the North-East corner of Russia, a treasure trove of wildlife and in some cases the last best…

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