Sure, our pet cats seem to have it pretty good. But things can look a little different from a cat's perspective.
Here are some sweet and cuddly dogs and cats who manage to live together in peace and harmony.
After evolving from horses some two million years ago, zebras earned their stripes. But why? A team of scientists has found part of the answer.
The sound of everyday things like crinkling foil or tapping a metal spoon can apparently cause older cats to have seizures.
There really was a giant, flightless bird - Gastornis - with a head the size of a horse's wandering the high Arctic some 53 million years ago.
Exercise with your dog! The fitness needs of these ten active dog breeds would keep any owner in shape.
Hre are some important tips and reminders to keep in mind when choosing a pet bird - whether parrot or parakeet, canary or conure.
Are there any differences between crocodiles and alligators, or are they just different names for the same thing?
Here are top 10 most popular names for dogs and cats in 2014.
But if you don't have a fish tank handy, these virtual aquarium videos offer a handy way to chill out - no matter where you are right now.
The way fish swim and flit around an aquarium has been proven to help with stress relief.
Readers worldwide will rejoice at the publication of a newly-discovered book, What Pet Should I Get? by Dr Seuss.
There is no longer any doubt: We are entering a mass extinction that threatens humanity's existence.
How come fish have mercury in them - and aren't fish supposed to be healthy to eat?
How can you teach a cockatiel to sing songs and do things like wolf whistles? Here are some tips to help you train your pet bird.
Bird owners should be aware that although their pets might clean companions, they can carry germs that make people sick. Here's a look.
Many pets - including dogs, cats, rodents, reptiles and amphibians - can transmit infectious diseases to people. Find out here what you can do to be safer.
Are you ready for a pet bird? Whether you're thinking of a little parakeet, a large parrot or something in between, here are some things to consider.
Dogs, cats, guinea pigs and beyond -- no matter the kind of pet, researchers have found that animals can help ease stress for autistic kids.
Cats may hold vital clues about the health benefits of vitamin D.
Do you love to swim, but hate the smell and other problems that come from a chlorinated pool? Well, natural swimming pools might be the answer for you.
A definitive geological timeline shows that a series of massive volcanic explosions 66 million years ago contributed to the extinction of the dinosaurs.
Going on the road with the family pet? Here are some simple steps you can take to help keep your dog safe in the car.
Is there actually difference between a turtle and a tortoise, or are the terms just used interchangeably? Find out here!