A Virginia mother is suing a Keys couple and HomeAway rentals after she says she was turned away as a renter because her daughter has a service dog. She says Tom and Shari Ruchalski violated federal law.
Coyotes are generally reclusive animals that keep their distance from humans and their dwellings, but there is a real risk from coyotes that have lost some of their fear of people and discovered our pets are easy prey.
Reader: I keep telling my daughter to stop letting her dog stick his whole head out the window during car rides. She insists that it’s his favorite thing in the world and that he never tries to jump out. I say it’s unsafe. What is your opinion?
The Pets and Vets service dog program at Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation could get up to $500,000 from Purina Dog Chow, which has launched a two-prong campaign in support of ARF's efforts to help veterans and rescue dogs.
While seldom an emergency, lumps and bumps on the surface of the skin, toes, ears, mouth or anal area are among the most common reasons pet owners visit their veterinarian. But is it always worth the price of a visit?
Reader: Since our cat Hugh was diagnosed with diabetes we haven’t been out of town. My wife refuses! She thinks no one will care for him like we do. What do others do when their pets need special care and they really need to travel?
Dave's Pet Food is recalling one 548-case lot of Dave's Dog Food 95% Premium Beef canned dog food because they might have elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone. The FDA told Dave's of four dogs with low thyroid hormones after eating the food.
A 71-year-old Pensacola man is sentenced to 90 days in Escambia Country Jail for dragging his pit bull behind his truck, ultimately killing the dog. The man also faces community control, probation, and will no longer be able to possess animals.
Vero Beach resident Terri Redstone was arrested on two counts of animal cruelty after an Indian River County Sheriff's Office deputy and a detective followed an odor to a live terrier and a decomposing Rottweiler amid her house's squalor.
Reader: I have an old Siamese cat named Ming who suddenly started meowing nonstop, especially at night. She’s always been vocal (she’s a Siamese) but this is crazy! We can’t get any sleep and I’m worried she’s in some kind of distress.