04:19 PM EDT 08/20/2014
Originally posted 08/15/2014 05:25PM
A cat named Gizmo has only minor injuries after a nine-story fall at a Manhattan apartment building.
New York's Daily News reports Gizmo fell off a 12th-floor terrace on Tuesday. He crashed onto a third-floor landing and became wedged between a skylight and a wall.
Originally posted 08/15/2014 01:30PM
What's shark for 'Say Cheese'? Andy Casagrande should know.
The filmmaker's work has been featured in 27 Shark Week specials – this year alone he took part in Air Jaws: Fin of Fury, Lair of the Mega Shark, Zombie Sharks and last but not least, Great White Matrix, which airs Aug. 16.
With all of this experience under his camera strap, we choose to believe him when he tells EW.com that sharks do smile for his camera.
Originally posted 08/11/2014 01:30PM
Miley Cyrus has added another new member to her furry family: a pet pig!
Originally posted 07/23/2014 03:00PM
Ever wonder what it's like to get a piggyback ride from a whale?
This amazing YouTube video captures a pair of kayakers's whale of a tale near Puerto Madryn in Argentina, a city famous worldwide for whale watching.
According to InterPatagonia, from early June to the beginning of November, southern right whales come near shore by the hundreds to mate and breed. These whales can be identified by the distinct markings on their heads, which are visible in this video.
These kayakers spotted some of the majestic marine mammals from afar, and as they get closer, the unexpected happens.
Originally posted 07/22/2014 05:15PM
A New Hampshire woman who called police after stopping in a highway median to help some stranded ducklings plans to fight a $100 ticket.
Hallie Bibeau of Newfields tells WMUR-TV she was driving east on Route 101 on Friday when she had to slam on her brakes to avoid hitting the ducklings. She says their mother and several of the ducklings were hit by a car. The mother died.
Originally posted 07/03/2014 02:30PM
We know how excited your dog is about the Fourth of July – well, at least for your family's barbecue.
While it's fun to include your best buddy in the July 4th festivities like fireworks and road trips, it's important to be mindful of the dangers they can face as the temperatures rise. Now that it's summer, hot days, hot cars and hot pavement are just some of the most common hazards.
Our friends at the Humane Society Silicon Valley (HSSV) have put together this adorable infographic that offers 5 tips for keeping your pet safe this summer. Read it, make a summer pet safety plan and have a paw-some holiday!
Originally posted 07/02/2014 07:30PM
A Texas cheerleader has infuriated many in the online community after posting photos that show her smiling while standing over wildlife she shot in Africa.
Originally posted 06/27/2014 12:30PM
Somebody get this super dog a cape!
A tiny Chihuahua named Chloe from Federal Way, Washington, barked until her sleeping family woke up during a house fire – and she's being credited with saving their lives.
"My mom's little 5-lb. Chihuahua started barking when she saw the smoke," Devon Whittlesey told ABC 13 News. "Smoke was pouring into my room. I dropped down to my hands and knees and crawled to the front door."
Whittlesey and two other residents made it out fast thanks to the barking, but Chloe wasn't so lucky.
Originally posted 06/24/2014 04:00PM
Firefighters in Bakersfield, California, had to rescue a pit bull from a tight spot.
The puppy had its head stuck through the hub of an automobile wheel when its owner brought it to a Kern County fire station on Friday.
Originally posted 06/20/2014 12:30PM
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