Halloween is a spooky occasion filled with candy, creepy costumes, and jack-o'-lanterns. But human beings aren't the only ones who like to celebrate this national pastime.
A family of meerkats at the Indianapolis Zoo situated in White River State Park showed that they, too, could get into the Halloween spirit.
On its YouTube account, the zoo observed that "everyone goes wild for pumpkin-flavored treats" during autumn — including meerkats. more >>
Talk about an odd couple! While some may think that cats and dogs are always enemies, two furry, four-legged creatures in the Commonwealth of Virginia beg to differ.
Kumbali, an energetic cheetah cub raised in captivity, and Kago, an adopted Lab-mix puppy, both reside at the Metro Richmond Zoo.
At a young age, Kumbali had to be taken from his parents because of complications surrounding his growth and ability to get milk from his mother. more >>
This time Daisy is the one doing the driving. And has paws.
A Maltese-Chihuahua mix that must've realized its human passenger was too young to take the wheel, Daisy went for it, going around town; or at least, a local driveway.
Either way, the canine makes some good turns for a creature that is incapable of gripping a wheel and gives Oliver, who rides shotgun, a rip-roaring fun time. more >>
The owner of a Bernese Mountain dog whose videos with his squirrel buddy have gone viral wants her cancer-stricken pooch to have decent final days.
Jax, a beloved member of the docile Swiss breed and friend of Wally the Squirrel, was recently diagnosed with lymphoma.
Shannon Apple, Jax's owner, started a Gofundme page for the pooch, with the goal of attaining money to help the canine's final days be joyful. more >>
A Bernese Mountain Dog may seem to be a fierce breed, but deep within that furry exterior is a placid demeanor.
A work animal in its native Switzerland, the burly creature is known for its kindness with children and even other mammals.
Case in point: a desperate, lowly squirrel that tries to hide its food inside the protective hairy walls of the Swiss canine. more >>
Evangelical leaders and policy groups have come together to launch the "Every Living Thing" campaign, which is centered on protecting animal welfare.
The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, the Ethics and Public Policy Center, and The Clapham Group released on Wednesday the "Evangelical Statement on Responsible Care for Animals."
"We resolve to rule and treat all animals as living valued creatures, deserving of compassion, because they ultimately belong to God, because He has created them, declared them good, given them the breath of life, covenanted with them, and entrusted them to our responsible rule," reads the statement, in part, that was shared with The Christian Post. more >>