Current Pet News

November 1, 2016 - Issue 1420


25 Red Flags That Spell 'Pain!'

cat in pain

November 1, 2016

Many pets are masters at hiding their pain. After all, in the wild, an animal that isn't 'normal' can become a target for predators. Finally, a group of 19 veterinary experts has identified a list of 25 reliable indicators of pain, so your pet won't need to suffer in silence. Here's what to do if you notice one or more signs.

Is a Koala Protection Act Needed to Save Koalas?

koala protection

November 1, 2016

Koalas are unique marsupial mammals that depend on eucalyptus trees to survive. With 80 percent of their habitat already destroyed, and much of their remaining range in the hands of private owners, some are calling for increased protections to save these beloved animals.

Young Man Teaches Orphaned Coyote Pup to Howl

Young Man Teaches Orphaned Coyote Pup to Howl

November 1, 2016

This kid is experiencing amazing things, starting with holding a rescued coyote pup.