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Video: The family dog steps up to nurse a litter of kittens after their mother was hit by a car in San Jose, Calif.
Misunderstood canines have more in common with us than we think.
The unlikely passenger even perched on a ship specially designed to allow people with disabilities to sail.
A new study suggests that the giant squid isn't the T-Rex of the oceans as once thought, but merely a lethargic blob.
Video: Actress thought she saw a new species in the backyard she shares with Ellen DeGeneres. What could it be?
In celebration of Mother's Day and all the lovely things our mothers have done for us — like, not eating us — here’s a rogues' gallery of some of nature's seemingly most sinister mothers.
One of the smallest of its kind in the world, the new species of jellyfish might have tiny gonads, but it displays them proudly.
Video: A disabled dog in Utah shows patients that life goes on.
South America's Tegu lizard is the latest invasive species to cause problems in the state of Florida.
Chimps in Tanzania have taken toolmaking to a whole new, kinky level.
Changing climates and increased deforestation result in a dwindling population of Africa's signature animal.
New book called 'The Animal Review' grades animals on reproduction, superhero traits and even the coolness factor.
Birds, fish and other animals that are most likely to feel the effects of the disaster.
Video: After several days of worry, a Vermont man's stolen 115-pound tortoise is returned unharmed.
Video: Meet Darius, the Guinness Book record-holder for the world's largest rabbit. Owner Annette Edwards shows off the giant continental bunny that measures more than 48 inches from nose to feet and is insured for $1.5 million.
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