(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Newtown Kindness holds its second annual Therapy/Comfort Dog Walk-a-thon Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Sea Bluff Beach near the Charlotte Bacon Playground in West Haven, Connecticut to support therapy dog programs in educational and societal settings. Funds from the walk-a-thon will support Charlotte’s Litter ongoing efforts to […]
Kicking off a new year of our monthly roundup of the best photographs of beasts and birds (and one frog).
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of tiny tacos, ballerinas and other costumed dogs fell short of a world record Saturday morning in Kansas City, but organizers said they were encouraged by the turnout for the inaugural Cinco de Mayo Chihuahua parade.
James Griffin of Branford, Conn., 62, of Branford, Conn., a writer of western novels, trains with his Pet Partners therapy horse at the Hayburner Hill Barn on Chittenden Hill Road in Clinton, Conn. Yankee, 19, is an American Paint breed horse. 3/22/12. Photography by ©Peter Hvizdak / New Haven Register
The Daily Freeman in Kingston, New York, received more than 400 entries in its annual Pet Photo Contest this year. Save for a handful of entries, all submissions this year were cats and dogs. Many of these animals were rescued.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With lots of smarts and long lives, parrots were once favored by Baby Boomers, but more of the former pets are now wild, passed from owner to owner or ignored altogether in cramped cages without the feathered mates they crave, rescuers said.
A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded Friday after taking off on a test flight, killing one person aboard
Hundreds of thousands of San Francisco Giants fans turn out in the rain to celebrate the Giants’ World Series
The long-awaited fish bypass channel on the Naugatuck River in Seymour finally celebrated its grand opening Thursda