Current Pet News

October 23, 2013 - Issue 462


Circovirus: At Least 4 Dogs Died from This, But Does That Mean You Should Panic?

Dog Circovirus

October 23, 2013

It's a virus known to infect pigs and birds... and now, dogs too. How dogs become infected is unknown, however. Learn the symptoms, when to see a vet, and whether panic is really justified...

Yosemite Bear Cubs at Play

Yosemite Bear Cubs at Play

October 23, 2013

Two tiny bear cubs wrestle and play on a roadway in Yosemite National Park.

Birds Count on Drivers to Obey Speed Limits

Birds in Flight

October 23, 2013

Birds on roadways judge when it’s time to take flight based on average traffic rates -- not on how fast an oncoming car is traveling.