Morris Animal Refuge's earlier tweet to raise awareness about the "chonk" of a cat has more than succeeded.
An enormous cat is going viral for his both his cuteness and chunkiness. BeeJay, a 26-pound cat, is up for adoption at the Morris Animal Refuge animal shelter in Center City.
A family from Canada in town for a funeral is heartbroken after losing their beloved dog in the Kensington section of the city.
ACCT Philly volunteers and animal advocates lined outside City Hall Wednesday to demand more funding for the city's only open-intake animal shelter.
A grieving widow said her 25-year-old husband’s beloved dog died just 15 minutes after he did, in a tragic twist of fate.
As the old saying goes, every dog has its day, and that couldn't be truer for one dog who was adopted from a Phoenix animal shelter.
Police are investigating after animal welfare officers removed 38 Chinese Crested dogs and one cat found living in filthy conditions at a Gettysburg-area home.
Peacocks are roaming around one Cape May County town while their owner is trying to round them up to bring them to their new home.
A dog is getting a second chance at life after a good Samaritan and a state trooper saved it from the side of Interstate 275 in Tampa.
Members of the St. Petersburg Police Department are mourning the loss of one of their K9 officers.
A Florida woman was furious after her dog — who went to the groomer for a simple maintenance appointment — returned with floppy pink ears and neon green eyebrows.
An adorable photo of a group of service dogs sitting in a Canadian theater last week catching a production of "Billy Elliot" has gone viral.
A kitten rescued on the George Washington Bridge is up for adoption.
Thai nonprofit organization Save Elephant Foundation called attention Tuesday to the plight of an ailing, emaciated 70-year-old female elephant who allegedly “must work in the service of the Perahera Festival in Sri Lanka this year,” according to a Facebook post from the organization.
Officer Vic Tamaro of the Toms River Police Department responded to a call Tuesday night that required some unusual backup.
Police have located the teenage girl who can be seen on video putting a small dog in a clothes dryer and turning it on.
Police in Las Cruces say charges against a man accused of battering his girlfriend and mistreating two pets have been upgraded after his cat tested positive for methamphetamines.
Authorities are investigating following the death of a severely emaciated puppy who was found abandoned in Middlesex County.
An animal rights group has filed a federal complaint against Johns Hopkins University researchers over a lab experiment in which nine dogs had to be euthanized after spinal surgeries.
There's new hope for people who want to be cat lovers but find themselves sneezing around felines.