GOP Targets Endangered Species Act For ChangesIn control of Congress and soon the White House, Republicans are readying plans to roll back the influence of the Endangered Species Act, one of the government's most powerful conservation tools.
Library Receives $268,000 Award To Preserve Circus HistoryMilner Library at Illinois State University has received a $268,000 award to digitize a collection of circus route books dating back to the 19th century.
Coyotes Causing Concern For Airline Crews In ArlingtonCrews at the Arlington Municipal Airport are dealing with a coyote problem.
Happy Birthday To Colo: Oldest Gorilla In US Turns 60Colo, the nation's oldest living gorilla turned 60 on Thursday at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.
Dolly Parton CD On Waco Orangutan's Baby Gift ListA zoo in Waco has set up a gift registry for an expectant orangutan couple, complete with SpongeBob SquarePants bubble bath, a Dolly Parton CD, stuffed animals and the Disney movie "Zootopia."
Horses Find Sanctuary At Lone Star Rescue RanchThere are over a million unwanted horses in the United States right now, but a 21 year old North Texas woman is making a difference. JD Ryan is Around Town.
Giraffes, Rarer Than Elephants, Put On Extinction Watch ListBiologists say the giraffe, the tallest land animal, is now at risk of extinction.
Fort Worth Police Chase Down Pig On The RunPolice in Fort Worth chased down a little pig Monday evening. Neither the animal nor police were injured in the incident.
Aquarium Coming To Ridgmar Mall Late Next YearThings are about to get wild at the Ridgmar Mall in Fort Worth, as exotic animals get set to move into the shopping center. SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium is coming in late 2017.
UT Medical Branch Fined For Treatment Of AnimalsThe UT Medical Branch has paid a $33,000 fine as part of a settlement over the treatment of research animals. A federal audit last year determined that procedural errors contributed to the needless suffering of primates.
Tour Denton County's 'Horse Country'There is a lot of horse business going on in Denton County, and they have a horse ranch tour to prove it. JD Ryan is Around Town.
Critters Costing North Texans Thousands In Car RepairsRats, mice and rabbits are costing drivers in North Texas thousands of dollars in vehicle repair bills.

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