Some PAW-sitive news to report. Staff at the Riverside County Animal Services adoption center gleefully showed off their empty facility -- a welcome sight amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minneapolis Animal Care and Control says it saw an 87 percent spike in dog bite reports last month.
Normally at this time of year, Canterbury Park would be making its final preparations for racing season to begin, but just like almost everywhere else, it's not business as usual in Shakopee.
The COVID-19 pandemic has closed Como Park Zoo and Conservatory to visitors for more than two weeks, marking its longest closure in history.
Rescue organizations are seeing a large number of pet adoptions as people look for comfort and distraction during the pandemic.
A litter of foster kittens went on a magical field trip to the Georgia Aquarium.
Dixie the fox is the "undisputed queen" of SAVEAFOX Rescue in Lakeville, Minnesota, according to staff. Now, the fox could also call herself the queen of the internet, thanks to her sneaky shenanigins in a recent viral video.
Social distancing from Fido? You better believe it. Top veterinary experts are making startling new recommendations after more than half a dozen large cats came down with COVID-19 at the Bronx Zoo in New York. A 4-year-old female Malayan Tiger named Nadia, was the first animal in the United States to test positive for the virus, and the first tiger in the world to contract it.
Zookeepers at the Como Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul, Minnesota took a trio of African penguins on a field trip over the weekend while the zoo is closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
His name is Soda Pup, a 75-pound brindle boxer with all the breeding necessary for curbside service, plus horse saddle bags and a vest with two pouches.
A turkey flew through the window of a semi on Interstate 35E in Eagan, Minnesota Wednesday and walked away from the scene like nothing happened.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are spending more time at home, including working from home. And while spending time at home means lots of quality time with your pets, that might not always be a good thing.
A parks maintenance worker in New Brighton, Minnesota rescued a dog that fell through the ice Friday.
A crash Wednesday evening sent a truck off the road, spilling some of its load of dog food along I-94.
Non-essential veterinary procedures and services in Minnesota will also be postponed after Governor Tim Walz issued an order to clarify his decision last week to postpone elective surgeries.
St. Paul Police say they have found a puppy stolen from the Animal Humane Society in February.
During the temporary closure of the Minnesota Zoo, some unlikely friendships are forming among the animals.
Veterinarians say social distancing your pet is important, too.
The Animal Humane Society will be temporarily closing all of its sites to the public until May 2 due to the concerns regarding the novel coronavirus pandemic.
A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officer rescued a black bear cub from below freezing temperatures.