Family getting help for “bad” cat

Animals
Two-legged dog inspires two-legged humans A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs. Millions of people have seen him in a YouTube video. Duncan was born with deformed rear legs that were amputated to remove the dead weight. The 9-month-old boxer belon... - Posted on April 7, 2014
Londoners love kitty cat cafe Would you like some kitten with your coffee? Feline company is exactly what one of London's newest cafes is offering. And the city's stressed-out residents are lapping it up. "People do want to have pets and in tiny flats, you can't," said cafe owner Lauren Pears, who... - Posted on April 7, 2014
Grumpy Cat turns two Watch out world, Grumpy Cat has hit her terrible twos. The top dog in Internet cat stardom is known for her downward smile and bugged-out baby blues. She spent her birthday Friday touring New York City with an entourage worthy of Hollywood. And Hollywood is where the ... - Posted on April 7, 2014
How did a little dog travel 1,000 miles in 4 days? Last week a small dog escaped his fenced-in yard in Texas. He was found in Ohio a few days later. That means he traveled more than 1,000 miles in just four days. The 3-year-old Chihuahua-Dachshund mix is named Corbin. He dug a hole under a fence in his backyard in Killeen, T... - Posted on April 3, 2014
Wille Nelson gets his armadillo back Country music legend Willie Nelson has a stuffed armadillo. It's his on-stage mascot. It had been kidnapped, but now it has been returned. The stuffed critter is named “Ol' Dillo.” It was taken from a Las Vegas-area show. Officials at the Westin Lake Las Vegas res... - Posted on April 3, 2014
Firefighter rescues 6-foot snake from blaze A firefighter put his reptile-handling experience to good use when he rescued a 6-foot-long python. The rescue occurred in a two-story, smoke-filled house in western Michigan. Muskegon firefighter Scott Hemmelsbach reluctantly agreed to retrieve the snake. He says he cradled... - Posted on April 1, 2014
Heart instructor uses CPR skills to save puppy Alicia Pederson of Talty, Texas has CPR training. CPR stands for “cardiopulmonary resuscitation.” It is a way to save people if their hearts stop beating. But the first time she used her training on a living being, it wasn't to save a person. Instead, she used her traini... - Posted on March 27, 2014
My, what a long tongue you’ll have! Denver Zoo officials say their newborn southern tamandua is doing well. A tamandua is a type of anteater. Her condition improved after zoo staff began providing around-the-clock care. The baby is named Cayenne. The Denver Post reports zoo staff stepped in earlier this month.... - Posted on March 25, 2014
Cat rescued after 3 days atop a 60-foot pole A cat has been rescued near Las Cruces, New Mexico. She had been stranded atop a 60-foot power pole for three days. She survived a rainstorm and gusty winds while atop the pole. The cat is a tabby-mix named Athena. The cat belongs to a 16-year-old girl. "If she touche... - Posted on March 19, 2014
Family getting help for “bad” cat Last week, a cat trapped its owners in their bedroom. But the family is not giving up on their 22-pound pet. Instead, they are getting it medical attention and therapy. Two days before, police arrived to subdue the 4-year-old part-Himalayan cat. Now owner Lee Palmer o... - Posted on March 14, 2014