JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The techniques used to capture the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem's iconic wildlife for research are many, ranging from live-trapping grizzly bears to aerially darting wolves or sacking mule deer with a net gun.
Just by gazing at their owners, dogs can trigger a response in their masters' brains that helps them bond.
FILE - In this Friday, March 6, 2015 file photo, a Welsh corgi competes in the ring with its owner on the second day of Crufts dog show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, England. In a study released on Thursday, April 16, 2015, scientists found that just by gazing at their own…
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It’s important to protect your pets from severe weather, especially with potential for quickly rising waters.
Thrips are tiny insects that disfigure citrus leaves by feeding on new growth.
The animal might be rabid and is being tracked.
Semba and the female calf are doing well.
Musicians Ron Pandy and Stefan George will get the PAWty meowing.
Lambs born in mountains appear healthy, growing.
Reid Park Zoo celebrates pending birth of first calf born at zoo.
Petition cites 110,000 square miles of potential bear habitat in four Western states.
Want a portrait of your pet illustrated by Chris Gall? It could happen.
Bighorn sheep apparently have had their best month in the Catalina Mountains since 31 of the animals were transplanted to the range north of Tucson in November.
PHOENIX — Arizona Republicans who say the federal government is overstepping its boundaries are targeting a gray-wolf recovery program with bills that allow livestock owners to shoot the wolves while also directing the Legislature to consider banning conservation efforts.
Paleontologist Kim Scott with Cogstone Resource Management holds a fossilized mussel shell unearthed while construction crews dig a 70-foot exploratory shaft in preparation for a future subway extension in Los Angeles on March 7, 2014. (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times/MCT)
Puppy mills and backyard breeders are operations that emphasize profit above animal welfare. While there is no official definition, in a 1984 legal decision, the term “puppy mill” was defined as “a dog-breeding operation in which the health of the dogs is disregarded in order to maintain a l…
Two apparently healthy lambs have been born to bighorn sheep that were released in the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson last November, state wildlife officials reported Wednesday.
More than two decades ago I provided the Pima County Board of Supervisors with testimony regarding desert bighorn sheep on Pusch Ridge in the Catalina Mountains.
A residence in Patagonia — where bird-watchers have come for decades to spot species such as the sought-after violet-crowned hummingbird in the backyard — will be sold by the owners and managed by the Tucson Audubon Society.