They’re cute, lonely and in need of loving homes. But California lawmakers are now doling out strict penalties — as well as warnings to the public – on the unregulated sale of pets in hopes to curb acts of animal neglect and cruelty.
Do you pine for those childhood days parked in front of the television, watching Mister Rogers obsessively change his sweater and play with (retrospectively creepy) puppets? Well now, he’s back, reincarnated as a 4-year-old …
Though often associated with French or Chinese cuisine, frog legs are a favored delicacy around the world—so much that ravenous consumption of these sautéed lower limbs may lead to frog extinction.
Do you Facebook at work? How prosaic. Britain’s government workers are surfing medieval role play and belly dancing sites.
How does a dog with 1.4 million Facebook fans celebrate signing a book deal? With a surprise party, of course, complete with cupcakes.
The call of the wild led emperor penguin “Happy Feet” 2,000 miles from Antarctica. Now, after some human pampering, he’s heading home.
He may have been one of the world’s most renowned fashion designers, but when it came time to divy up his substantial estate, Alexander McQueen didn’t forget the little guys: namely his four-legged friends.
Created so us average folk can appreciate the power—and violence—of sharks, Discovery Channel’s annual Shark Week celebration starts August 12.
Six endangered Grauer’s gorillas were returned home to the Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday after being rescued from poachers who smuggled them into neighboring Rwanda.
A big red kangaroo punched and kicked a 94-year-old Australian woman in her backyard.
Despite having a not quite TIME-approved title, this week’s Tumblr is pretty amazing.
Meet man’s best—and biggest—friend.