4 Bats Have Tested Positive For Rabies In Plano In Past 2 WeeksOne bat was tested after it came into contact with a resident’s pets in the backyard of a home in the area of Stone Creek Drive and Parkhaven Drive.
Plano Confirms 2nd Rabies Case In The Last WeekThe bat was tested after it came into contact with a resident in the area of W. Parker Road and Independence Parkway.
Rabid Bat Tests Positive For Rabies After Coming In Contact With Plano ResidentThe bat was ill and died before Animal Services could pick it up. Due to the nature of the situation, the animal was tested and subsequently found to be rabid.
Disturbing Pic Shows Mother Bird Feeding Her Chick A Cigarette ButtIt was in June when a photographer captured what she believed were sweet photos of a mother bird feeding her chick... but it was actually a sobering picture of the impact of littering on wildlife.
North Texas Storms Bring Out Snakes, Homeowners On EdgeThe recent storms, heavy rains, and floods that have hit North Texas have caused many snakes onto porches and back yards of urban homes.
Dallas Zoo Shows Off New Crested Coua Chick With Unique MarkingsIt looks like graffiti or some sort of traffic warning sign... but it's just a part of the natural anatomy of a chick recently born at the Dallas Zoo.
Another Jogger Attacked By Coyote In FriscoPolice said it happened around 6:40 a.m. in the area of Eldorado Parkway and Tangerine Lane. The coyote reportedly emerged from vegetation and bit the man who was running.
'I Didn't Know It's Illegal'; Dallas Woman Sentenced For Pilfering ConchsA woman from Dallas will spend 15 days in jail as punishment for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West.
Summer Means Snakes In North TexasIn one week, four children have been treated for snake bites at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth.
Texas Authorities Wrestle Alligator In Walmart Parking LotAuthorities in Aransas Pass, located along the Texas coast near Corpus Christi, had to get hands-on with an alligator early Thursday morning in the parking lot of a Walmart store.
Many Animals Shifting From Day To Night To Avoid PeopleScientists have long known that human activity disrupts nature. The latest research found that even activities like hiking and camping can drive animals to become more active at night.
Baby Moose 'Adopts' Family And Their DogA week-old baby moose abandoned by its mother is warming hearts on social media after she "adopted" a new family that stepped in to help.
Owls Born Outside Office Window Now Staring In At WorkersDesks by the window are often considered the holy grail of office real estate. But at one California office, seats by the window have kind of... gone to the birds.
Last Caribou Herd On U.S. Mainland 'Functionally Extinct', Experts SayThe last herd of southern mountain caribou -- known as gray ghosts -- has reportedly dwindled down to the point where wildlife experts are calling them "functionally extinct"
'A New Level Of Stupid': Resort Visitors Throw Carrots At AlligatorAuthorities reportedly have a description of the carrot throwers and are ready to hand out a $200 fine for each carrot tossed at the dangerous beast.