Wed, Apr 29 | By Zootoo Pet News Staff | 139
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Greensboro Grasshoppers weren't the only ones that took a major hit during last Tuesday's 6-9 loss to the Asheville Tourists. The baseball team's mascot, Master Yogi Berra, a bat and ball fetching dog, was … more ›
Tue, Apr 28 | By Amy Lieberman | 120
DETROIT, Mich. -- The sky darkened and the air began to thicken, a sure sign that a storm was brewing. But as Dorothy and Lavern Utley readied to leave the Saturday afternoon flea market in Waterford, Mich., their five pound Chihuahua, T… more ›
Tue, Apr 28 | By Zootoo Pet News Staff | 162
NEW YORK -- The puppy looks like a normal, blissfully resting young dog -- that is, until the lights are turned off. Then she shines a fluorescent red glow, living up to her name, Ruppy -- short for Ruby Puppy. She's the world's first tr… more ›
Mon, Apr 27 | By Zootoo Pet News Staff | 163
NEW YORK -- Residents at the Bronx Zoo are now looking elsewhere for a permanent home -- New York City's oldest zoo has announced a round of lay-offs, which will kick hundreds of animals to the curb. The economy's weight has proved too m… more ›
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Whenever she's out on the town, 2-year-old Gehts causes quite a stir. The central Florida pet grabs attention from the mere fact she's a wallaby.
"She's like a little baby, I love her," said Gehts' mom, Suzie Charna.
Fri, Apr 24 | By The Associated Press | 100
NEW YORK -- Bo, the Obama family's new Portuguese water dog, is sure to get the best presidential care. He is the top dog, after all. But pet experts and Portie owners still have some advice for the First Family on training their new pup.
Fri, Apr 24 | By The Associated Press | 129
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- At the same time polo fans gathered to mourn 21 prized horses that died before a championship match, they learned that a wrongly mixed supplement may have been to blame for their deaths. The fans returned… more ›
FLAXLEY, England -- Peglar's Farm in Gloucestershire is known for its prize cattle, raised by Patricia Swinley. But the day a local news photographer arrived to capture the heralded bovine on film, a new star was born. Freddie, a Jack Ru… more ›
Thu, Apr 23 | By Amy Lieberman | 83
ASPEN, Colo. -- With the cost, time and commitment factors involved with pet ownership, the undertaking certainly isn't for everyone. But one Aspen, Colo., shelter and boarding facility offers residents and tourists alike a half-way medi… more ›
Wed, Apr 22 | By Zootoo Pet News Staff | 58
NEW YORK -- New York City's flock of wild monk parakeets appear to have outsmarted Con Edison technicians, but they are now hoping a battery-powered owl, Hootie, might take matters into his own claws. The birds, also known as Quaker parr… more ›
We’ve all grown accustomed to the many fundraisers and charitable events that the pet industry produces for homeless pets. From pet food companies… more ›