I signed up for the extra money, but cat-sitting came with unexpected benefits

House-sitting and cat-sitting have been healing

Why we need to stop using gendered language when it comes to science

When scientists are imprecise about sex and gender, they may provide a supposedly scientific justification for sexist and homophobic norms and policies

This woman was arrested for dumping 7 puppies in the trash in Coachella, authorities say

The puppies survived thanks to a passerby who found them just in time

Zoos are often vilified, but they also act as important hubs of education and conservation

They don’t just inspire us to love animals; they help protect them

A woman rescued and treated displaced pets during Hurricane Florence. Authorities arrested her for it.

Tammie Hedges is accused of practicing veterinary medicine without a license

This costume designer built a prosthetic wing for her butterfly

She was able to watch it fly away