Animals

Miami Sea Park Relents, Forbids Trainers from Performing with Orca

by Anthony Marcusa

In what looks to be a positive, albeit small step towards the slow, hopeful end of marine entertainment parks, a Florida sea park has relented to a federal ruling that

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New Doc About ‘Dog Mountain': Where People Can Remember Departed Pets

by Brianne Hogan

The new radio documentary “Dog Mountain: A Love Story,” follows the story of Vermont artists Stephen and Gwen Huneck and their dream of building a dog chapel. The Hunecks were

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‘Give Me Shelter’ Reality Series to Premiere On National Geographic Wild

by Brianne Hogan

National Geographic Wild is going to the dogs with its new reality series about life at a rescue shelter in Charleston, South Carolina. “Give Me Shelter,” a canine take on

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Coffee Maker ‘Grounds and Hounds’ Shares Profits With Local Animal Shelters

by Brianne Hogan

When you brew a cup of coffee from “Grounds & Hounds,” you’re not just satisfying your caffeine craving — you’re saving a dog’s life. Grounds & Hounds Coffee Co. is as

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WATCH: Michael Ian Black Builds A Birdhouse For National Audubon Society

by Brianne Hogan

Comedian and also a self-professed “world genius” Michael Ian Black appears in a new video for the National Audubon Society, which kicks off its 2015 Toyota Together Green project.   In the

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Man Takes Dying Dog On Bucket List Trip Across U.S.

by Brianne Hogan

Thomas Neil Rodriguez proves that dog really is man’s best friend by taking his dying dog, Poh, on a cross-country road trip. Rodriguez adopted the yellow Labrador from the North

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Shelter Animals Find Foster Homes After Being Displaced By Austin Floods

by Brianne Hogan

After a severe storm on Monday night flooded the Austin Pets Alive shelter in Austin, Texas, dozens of residents stepped up to provide homes for the displaced animals. Kim Griffin,

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