Videos show a gorilla grabbing a 3-year-old boy who fell into a moat at the Cincinnati Zoo. Harambe, a 17-year-old male gorilla, was later shot dead by zoo staff.
Patrick Zane Thompson, the owner of Raging Cajun Smoking Barbecue, was arrested after Arizona police said he sacrificed his family’s poodle in a fit of anger.
The People for Ethical Treatment of Animals or PETA wasn’t too happy to see Justin Bieber at a party that hosted a tiger from a zoo with a history of abusing animals.
Pet-healthcare app Petnostics entered the Shark Tank in Season 7. Its founder told us how it works and what pet owners are saying about its benefits.
A 26-year-old man was arrested after police said he drove his snowmobile into two teams during the Iditarod race in Alaska, killing one dog and injuring others.
Declan Garrity, a 24-year-old financial analyst at Barclays in Manhattan originally from Northern Ireland, is accused of torturing his roommate’s cat, Lucy.
An endangered baby Franciscana dolphin died after it was passed around by beachgoers at a resort in Argentina for photos. See video of the incident here.
A 24-year-old Florida man is accused of throwing a gator through the drive-thru window of a Royal Palm Beach Wendy’s restaurant.
Leon Teague, also known as “GlockBoy Murdoc,” of Chicago, is accused of dumping a pan of boiling water on a cat and posting a video of it to Facebook.
Daquan Smith, a man suspected of posting a video to Facebook showing a pot of boiling water being dumped on a cat, was not the culprit, police say.
Police in North Carolina are investigating a Facebook video showing a man dumping a pot of boiling water on a cat, causing the wounded animal to cry out in pain.
June Hercules Wiggins was issued a summons by police after a video showing her two dogs left outside her Brooklyn home during the blizzard Saturday went viral.
A 28-year-old Florida man decapitated a dog because it looked at him weird, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says.
Forty-one years ago today, scientists made a breathtaking discovery high in the mountains of Mexico.
Brandi Chin is wanted for questioning by police in Fairfield, California, after a video appearing to show her throwing a dog during a fight went viral.