Pets & Animals

Drone captures rare moment of baby humpback whale taking snorkeler for a ride on its belly

Momma orangutan reunites with her lost baby after being separated for 1 week

The 2018 Wildlife Photographer of the Year People’s Choice Award is now open for voting

‘Gorillas in the mist’ make modest rebound after facing near extinction

‘I kind of just froze crying’: Vet sleeps in kennel to comfort dog burned in fire

First baby sloth ever born at Brevard Zoo welcomed by staff in Melbourne

Fisherman hauls in massive, 9-ft-long catfish, setting new record

Swiss shepherd happily lives her last days in loving home after 7 long years as a stray

Lonely widow finds joy in life again with visits from the giant pup next door

Diving ‘dentist’ has removed 250 fish hooks from Caribbean reef sharks

Bus driver spots terrified stray dog on freeway and leaps into action

Hope For Paws dog rescue demonstrates dog-catching finesse in Los Angeles

IKEA store opens its doors to homeless dogs during winter months and garners praise

Sumatran tiger mom literally licks newborn cub to life in significant birth

Puppy born with missing ankle bones, abandoned, gets second chance at life

Mom thought daughter was picking up a Subway $5 footlong, but she was way off the mark

Divers learn lesson when they record themselves illegally riding whale shark

Lone safari-goer stops to help impala stuck in mud

Silverback gorilla befriends extremely tiny ‘bush baby’

Lion decides to ride with tourists at Safari park in Crimea

Pit bull pup helps NC Police Department by digging up fully loaded pistol

Cockatoo rescued from dark basement learns to trust again after one year of freedom

Terrified pup never wagged her tail, until a kind man took her in

Dog lived her life on chain, gets rescued and finally some love for first time .

Bullied black swan rejected by all, becomes mom to 6 cygnets

Soldier and military dog injured in suicide bomber attack tearfully reunite after 1.5 months

Stray saves 11 canines by ‘barking really loudly’ at humans for attention

5-yr-old boy overjoyed when his stolen puppy finally returns home

Poodle saved from dog meat farm gets a new life in America

Small dog, dumped in trash bin near Georgia highway, rescued, awaits forever home