Animals

A long boa constrictor rests in its enclosure. (credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

6-Foot Snake Missing In Wichita Falls

A public safety alert has been issued in one North Texas city, and it has nothing to do with traffic or weather. It involves a six-foot creature that slithered away from home.

5 hours ago

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DSC To Honor International Council For Game & Wildlife Conservation

An international assembly of conservationists representing 86 countries has been selected to receive highest award given by Dallas Safari Club.

7 hours ago

This is Stella. She is recovering after suffering brutal abuse by human hands.

Abused Horse Found, Stands On Her Own Again

She was left badly injured on the side of a road back in late June. Now a mare named “Stella” who was rescued by the Humane Society of North Texas is doing a lot better.

07/22/2015

Have you seen this dog?

Family Car Stolen With Beloved Dog Inside

A Fort Worth family who just moved to Texas is devastated after their vehicle was stolen along with their beloved family dog that was inside the car.

07/19/2015

Have you seen Eleanor Pigby? (credit: CBS 11 News)

North Texas Search Over For Missing Pot-Bellied Pig

The search is over for a pot-bellied pig that went missing from her East Dallas yard on Monday. The pig, named Eleanor Pigby, has been found in Kaufman County.

07/07/2015

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Horse Equipment Stolen From DFW Charity

The plans for a local charity to help out kids this weekend, and in the future, have been ruined after thieves stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment. But an anonymous donor has come to the rescue.

06/30/2015

Cookie, a Cavalier mix was beaten to death with a stick Monday, May 11, 2015. (credit: Jennifer Knittel, pet owner)

Child To Be Charged In Dog’s Beating Death

A family from North Texas is seeking justice after their dog was beaten to death on Monday. Now, the young boy responsible for the brutal attack will face charges.

05/14/2015

Cookie, a Cavalier mix was beaten to death with a stick Monday, May 11, 2015. (credit: Jennifer Knittel, pet owner)

10-Year-Old Accused Of Beating Dog To Death With Stick

Residents in one Fort Worth neighborhood are shocked after “Cookie,” a Cavalier mix was allegedly beaten to death.

05/12/2015

A male lion basking at the Dallas Zoo. (credit: Dallas Zoological Society/Cathy Burkey)

Dallas Zoo Sends 2 Lions To Boston

Two male lions who failed to do their part in a breeding effort have been sent from the Dallas Zoo to Boston. Zoo officials said that the male lions showed little interest in females.

05/12/2015

National Pet Month

National Pet Month

National Pet Month is a celebration of the benefits that pets bring to people’s lives. Adoption is one of the most compassionate and loving things you can do for an animal.

04/29/2015

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Pet Of The Week: Chico

Check out Chico, a great little dog who loves treats, kids and other dogs. Can you help him find a new home?

04/29/2015

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Protecting Your Pup From Canine Flu

An outbreak of canine flu has sickened dogs in the Midwest, killing a handful and stirring concern among animal lovers that the highly contagious virus will sideline their pets.

04/22/2015

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