USDA Ends Deadly Experiments On Kittens Critics Dubbed 'Taxpayer Funded Kitten Slaughter'The government is ending its controversial research experiments on kittens after a bipartisan bill, co-sponsored by Florida Congressman Brian Mast, R-Fla, was filed in March describing the practice as "taxpayer-funded kitten slaughter."
Florida Legislative Measure Looks To Protect Pets During DisastersPeople who leave pets restrained outside and unattended during natural or manmade disasters would face up to a year in jail or a fine of up to $5,000, under a measure approved Monday by the Senate Agriculture Committee.
Florida Congressman Co-Sponsors Bill To End 'Taxpayer Funded Kitten Slaughter'Florida Congressman Brian Mast, R-Fla, is co-sponsoring a bill that would end the use of cats and kittens in U.S. Department of Agriculture experiments that cause pain, stress, and death.
Drivers Holding A Pet Will Be Cited Under New Distracted Driving LawA major crackdown on distracted drivers in a small town in northeast Ohio is going well beyond the usual ban on texting-while-driving.
Women Sleep Better With Dogs By Their Side Instead Of Human Partners, Study ShowsDogs aren't just man's best friend.
Pet Adoption Events Held In Broward CountyThe Humane Society of Broward County is hosting an adoption event and urging South Floridians to avoid the mall crowds and add a furry friend to their family instead.
Grain-Free Dog Food Could Lead To Canine Heart Disease, Warn ExpertsThe FDA says there have been reports of canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain pet foods containing peas, lentils, other legume seeds, or potatoes as main ingredients.
Don't Be A Turkey, Keep Your Pets Safe Over ThanksgivingTurkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole - you’re probably salivating just thinking about Thanksgiving dinner and it’s more than likely that your dog is too!
Dog Who Received Rare Kidney Transplant From One Of Her Pups Suddenly DiesA dog who was recovering nicely from a rare kidney transplant from one of her puppies suddenly died Saturday, her veterinarian and owner, confirmed to CBS Local.
Spook-Free Halloween Safety Tips For Your PetsHalloween can be the spookiest night of the year, but keeping your pets safe doesn’t have to be tricky.
Good Dog! Study Reveals Canines Can Understand Some WordsResearchers confirm what dog people have suspected for quite some time -- that canines may know exactly what we mean when we use certain words or phrases.
Attention Pet Owners! Free Vaccine Event For First 100 Pets At Eureka Park In Miami-DadeIn light of recently confirmed rabies alert in the county, Miami-Dade Animal Services will be hosting a free vaccination event on Friday.