Rats On The Rise In Flower Mound After Historic RainsMore and more Flower Mound residents are contacting Environmental Services lately with concerns about rats and mice scurrying around their homes.
U.S. Won't Appeal Texas Rulings On Lesser Prairie ChickenThe U.S. government said Wednesday that it won't appeal recent court rulings in Texas that stripped the lesser prairie chicken of federal protection under the Endangered Species Act.
30-Year-Old Siamese Named World's Oldest CatA Siamese cat born during President Reagan's administration has been named by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest living cat. The animal, named Scooter, lives in Mansfield.
Grapevine Asks Pet Owners For Dog Park IdeasThe City of Grapevine is listening to input from dog lovers about property changes there.
Runaway Pet Tiger Captured After Approaching Stranger, Licking His FacePolice in Conroe captured a tiger seen wandering around the city wearing a collar and leash Thursday morning.
73 Dogs Rescued From North Texas Puppy MillAustralian Shepherds, Border Collies, German Shepherds and Labrador Retrievers were saved from deplorable conditions at an alleged puppy mill.
Officials May Soon Drop Manatee From Endangered ListA proposal to drop Florida's signature sea mammal from the endangered species list may come down to science versus public opinion. The animals have support from some 1,200 manatee lovers across the state and the nation.
Dallas Zoo Monorail Up And Running After Make-OverThe monorail has undergone a $3 million overhaul and even has a new name, the "Wilds of Africa Adventure Safari Monorail."
Task Force Report On FW Animal Control Omits ComplaintsComplaints, criminal past and state investigation involving a veterinarian working for Fort Worth... all problems not addressed in a newly-released task force report about Fort Worth Animal Control.
Hail Kills 7 Birds At The Fort Worth ZooSeven birds including flamingos, pelicans, and ducks were killed from heavy hail fall at the Fort Worth Zoo on Thursday.
Teddy Bear's Inspiration Pulled From 'Threatened' ListThe Louisiana black bear, the animal behind the 'Teddy's bear' inspired by President Theodore Roosevelt, has rebounded enough to pull it off of the list of federally protected species, the government said.
Kansas College Helps Name Fort Worth Zoo GorillaThe voting is over and the Fort Worth Zoo on Thursday announced the name of its new baby gorilla. Say hello to Augustus -- or Gus, for short. The name received the most support from more than 8,800 votes.