Pets

FDA proposes rules to make animal food safer

10:07 AM, Oct 25, 2013

Amid incidents of pets dying from dog treats, the Food and Drug Administration is proposing long-awaited rules to make pet food and animal feed safer.

Why are jerky treats killing pets? FDA asks for help

3:34 PM, Oct 23, 2013

More than 580 dogs and cats have died after eating jerky treats, the FDA says.

Mr. Fun's shows us the top costumes of 2013

11:45 AM, Oct 19, 2013

Halloween is quickly approaching. For Mr. Fun's, a popular local costume shop, the Halloween season is starting off just right.

Pet lovers fight like cats and dogs over new studies

1:44 PM, Oct 9, 2013

Are you a proud cat person, or an unabashed fan of man's best friend?

Researchers: 2 cases of new dog virus in Michigan

2:53 PM, Oct 4, 2013

 Researchers at Michigan State University say two cases of a newly identified dog virus have shown up in Michigan.

Raya the stolen dog returned to rescue organization

7:54 PM, Sep 1, 2013

The 2-year-old black Lab named Raya was stolen out of her crate at the PETCO store on Aurora Road.

Adopt-A-Pet: Cinnamon and Chief

9:48 AM, Sep 1, 2013

Meet Cinnamon and Chief.

Cleveland: City kennel in dog adoption emergency

6:10 AM, Aug 1, 2013

The Cleveland City Kennel needs to find loving homes for as many as 30 dogs within days, or they could be lost forever.

Adopt-A-Pet: Hildegard wants you to take her home

9:30 AM, Jul 28, 2013

Meet Hildegard a 8-year-old pup that needs someone to love her.


Geauga Humane Society overwhelmed by animals

1:47 PM, Jul 10, 2013

The Geauga Humane Society's Rescue Village shelter recently took in 94 cats and several dozen dogs rescued from two separate homes.

Ohio City Dog Haven stresses quality, homemade goods

6:02 AM, Jul 8, 2013

The Ohio City Dog Haven celebrated its grand opening Saturday.

N. Ridgeville | City leaders call kitten shooting lesson in sensitivity

10:47 PM, Jun 17, 2013

Protestors pack city council meeting in response to humane officer's shooting of kittens

Israeli zoo uses acupuncture on sick tiger

3:09 PM, Jun 9, 2013

Veterinarians are trying acupuncture to cure a Sumatran tiger at an Israeli zoo.

Pets may boost heart health, association says

5:55 AM, May 10, 2013

Pets don't just make lives fuller. They may help make them longer, says an official statement from the American Heart Association.

Adopt-A-Pet: Bailey needs a new home

9:39 AM, May 5, 2013

Bailey is ready to make you feel like a VIP

Akron: 7-year-old hospitalized after dog attack

2:41 AM, Apr 24, 2013

A little girl suffers serious wounds in a dog attack on her street.

Adopt-A-Pet: Meet Peaches

10:33 AM, Mar 31, 2013

This week's Adopt-A-Pet segment features a cute little cat named Peaches.

Portage County: Dog Warden asks for help finding owner

8:34 PM, Mar 11, 2013

Dog's owner came looking for him, but he wasn't there when he came

Canton: 8 dogs presumed dead in late night house fire

11:32 AM, Mar 7, 2013

Eight dogs are presumed dead after a fire totally destroyed a home in Canton Wednesday night.

Dangers to your pets from road/sidewalk salt

7:33 PM, Feb 4, 2013

Road and sidewalk salt can be dangerous to your pets, along with other winter dangers to be aware of.

Man wants a cat-free New Zealand

3:31 PM, Jan 22, 2013

Gareth Morgan has a simple dream: a New Zealand free of cats. But the environmental advocate triggered a claws-out backlash with his new anti-feline campaign.

Animal advocates react to alleged dog-shooter in court

11:29 PM, Jan 17, 2013

Convicted felon Ramone "Raymone" Clements was arranged in federal court Thursday. 

Vets on Wheels brings animal care to seniors

6:47 PM, Jan 14, 2013

Mobile veterinarians take their practice on the road to help senior citizens 55 and older.

Twinsburg, Streetsboro, 10 other fire departments get pet rescue kits

12:09 AM, Jan 14, 2013

Twelve fire departments in northeast Ohio are getting animal rescue oxygen mask kits to help save pets.

Adopt-A-Pet: Meet Koda

1:03 PM, Jan 13, 2013

Meet Koda. He shakes when he is happy and loves to play.

Cleveland: Dead dogs discovered on eastside

9:10 AM, Jan 9, 2013

Someone found three dogs dead and stuffed in dog food bags Tuesday.

Adopt A Pet: Meet Elvira

11:41 AM, Dec 16, 2012

In this week's Adopt A Pet segment, a dog from the Senior Dog Sanctuary joined us.

Dog lovers rally for neglected pit bull in Lorain

1:22 PM, Dec 11, 2012

Hundreds gathered over the weekend in support for a pit bull found neglected, and nearly starving.

Authorities seize 200 dogs from western Ohio home

9:24 AM, Nov 18, 2012

Sheriff's deputies and animal rescue workers seized about 200 dogs from a western Ohio home

Hurricane Sandy: Protecting your pets

4:14 PM, Oct 29, 2012

With high winds and heavy rains approaching, here are some tips for looking after your pets and livestock.