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A match that was meant to be! A New Jersey police officer recently adopted a young pit bull that he and his fellow officers rescued earlier this month. Matthew O'Hanlon, a policeman with the Mount...

The oldest eastern black rhinoceros living in North America, a 44-year-old black rhino named Toshi, has died. Officials at Zoo Miami announced Friday in a Facebook post that Toshi — believed...

Regardless of whether they made New Year's resolutions or not, pet owners' have a built-in buddy to help them achieve their wellness goals in 2021. Erin DeAngelis, a category manager with Pet...

The Denver Zoo has found the silver lining to a recent loss. In December, the Colorado zoo lost its Sumatran orangutan matriarch Nias. The unexpected death left the zoo, which had cared for the "Queen...

Another city in Colorado will now allow its residents to own pit bulls after 15 years of the breed being restricted within city limits. On Monday, the Aurora City Council voted 7-3 to repeal the law banning...

The Oregon Zoo is mourning the loss of Inji, the world's oldest known orangutan. Inji, a 61-year-old female Sumatran orangutan, was "humanely" euthanized by zoo officials on Sunday...

https://www.youtube.com/embed/niOYBkr_Veg The Louisville Zoo has a new baby to help them ring in the new year. On Wednesday, the zoo's 6-year-old gray seal, Rona, gave birth to her first seal pup...

Nearly three dozen new animal and plant species have been declared extinct, according to an update on threatened species. On Thursday, the International Union for Conservation of Nature released an update...

Forget Tiger Woods — now introducing, Alligator Woods. While the golf pro was off playing The Masters this week in Georgia, a massive alligator made headlines on Wednesday for hitting the greens...

Thanks to Kilo the police dog, one Iowa family can rest easy knowing that their 2-year-old son is safe after wandering from home. The Mason City family contacted authorities on Tuesday when their little...

A rare white sea turtle hatchling was discovered Sunday on a beach in South Carolina, much to the surprise of town officials. The town of Kiawah Island, located 25 miles from Charleston, said on Facebook...

It's been two months since this sweet little nugget joined the world. The Smithsonian's National Zoo's new panda cub recently hit the 8-week mark and is gaining more weight and attitude...

Dogs aren't so different from humans after all. According to a new study published Wednesday in Scientific Reports, dogs' personalities change over time with age, just like humans, and each...

The gorilla exhibit at the San Diego Zoo has been temporarily closed since Saturday after one of the gorillas aggressively smashed another into the glass viewing window. Robert De La Pena told local news...

It's not all adorable animals and magical fun on the new Disney + show Magic of Disney's Animal Kingdom, narrated by Josh Gad, there is plenty of drama too. PEOPLE has an exclusive sneak peek...

The orca whale who broke hearts in 2018 while grieving her dead calf for 17 days has a welcomed a new calf. Tahlequah, also known as J-35, gave birth to her new addition on Friday, Sept. 4, according...