Current Pet News

November 21, 2017 - Issue 1805


Perfectly Normal for Dogs, a Red Flag for Cats

cat panting

November 21, 2017

If your cat starts this dog-like behavior, be very suspect. Cats shouldn't do this unless something may be seriously wrong. If the condition persists and happens continuously, please make an appointment with your vet right away.

Feisty Pup 'Piglet' Turns Challenges Into Triumphs

Feisty Pup 'Piglet' Turns Challenges Into Triumphs

November 21, 2017

He has some challenges in life, but this adorable pink pup has a lot of love to give.

New Species Alert: Giant Tree-Dwelling Rat Identified

Uromys vika

November 21, 2017

For the first time in 80 years, a new rodent species was identified in the Solomon Islands, a nation southeast of Papua New Guinea. Aside from its unique penchant for living in tree canopies, this curious new species is four times the size of typical rats from this country, weighing more than 2 pounds each.