Animals

Wildlife

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Freaking huge mako shark caught off New Jersey coastline sets state record

Animals

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Hilton, 1,300 pound great white shark, tracked swimming off Jersey Shore

Animals

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Rare tiger cub at Philadelphia Zoo gets new home after being neglected by its mother

Fundraising

Dog and owner in pool

Take a stand up paddleboard class with your dog

Odd News

Yellow-headed amazon

Four exotic birds taken from Pennsylvania petting zoo overnight

Public Safety

Coyote

Coyotes on the Main Line? Officials warn residents to be on the lookout

Odd News

Raccoon

Pennsylvania man kills raccoon with hammer after it bites him on head

Rescues

Dog Rescues Deer

WATCH: Dog pulls baby deer from water to save it from drowning

Animal Welfare

Atlantic City Cats

Meet the people who care for 100 'Boardwalk cats' at Jersey Shore

Animals

Dolphin Sea Isle

Videos: Lifeguards rescue dolphin stranded on Jersey Shore beach

Free

Free stuff

Who needs Amazon Prime Day? Here are 10 free things on Philly Craigslist

Animals

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Newborn orangutan dies overnight at Philadelphia Zoo

Wildlife

Bear breaking into car

#BearWatch2017: Oh great, bears can open car doors now

Wildlife

Bear Attack Colorado

Teen awoken to "crunching sound" of his head in bear's mouth

Fundraisers

Dachshund Dressed In Hot Dog Costume

Watch weiner dogs race in Manayunk, for a good cause

Fatal Accidents

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Driver dead following SUV crash into Delaware animal shelter

People

Pat Toomey, a beekeeper? Sen. gets spotlight in NYT story on hobbies of Capitol Hill

Animals

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Black bear charges, bites hiker in popular Idaho forest

Animals

Giraffe

Report: Lehigh Valley Zoo giraffe died after suffering broken neck

Pets

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Four ways to protect your pets this Fourth of July

Pets

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Spend a day out-and-about with your four-legged BFF at Petapalooza

Legislation

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Governor Wolf — and dog Libre — sign Pa. bill strengthening animal abuse penalties

Animals

BEARS

#BearWatch2017: Two uninhibited bears have sex, pool hop in backyard

Wildlife

Seal Octopus

WATCH: Video captures intense battle between octopus and seal in New Zealand

Odd News

World's Ugliest Dog

World's Ugliest Dog Contest awards underdogs' inner beauty

Odd News

Rainbow Vet

Pennsylvania family expected euthanized dog's ashes, got his frozen body

Odd News

Snails

Philly border agents seize 7 pounds of live snails in package labeled 'shoes and honey'

Odd News

Skunk

Pennsylvania family rebuilding after skunk spray ruins home

Wildlife

Bear New Britain Trap

#BearWatch2017: Good thing the bears can't read

Odd News

Bobcat

Bobcat traps mom, children in New Jersey home

Animals

Shark

Mary Lee the shark has been hanging around the Jersey Shore all week

Animals

Suzanne Smith, Cat Lady

Meet the Philly woman who finds homes for hundreds of wayward cats

Animals

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#Bearwatch2017: Tranquilized black bear gets stuck in Bucks County tree

Legislation

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Delaware adopts 'breed bias' law to prevent dog discrimination

Animals

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#BearWatch2017: The bears are now playing instruments

Animals

Doylestown Bear

#BearWatch2017 officially begins after bear spotted in Bucks County

Odd News

Giraffe

Giraffe dies at N.J. zoo days after giraffe at Pa. zoo dies of neck injuries

Animals

Elmwood Park Zoo gray wolf dies

Elmwood Park Zoo's gray wolf dies at 16

Odd News

Giraffe

Young giraffe dies at Pennsylvania zoo after sustaining neck injury

Animals

Mary Lee, a great white shark

Is Mary Lee the shark headed back to the Jersey Shore?

Videos

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WATCH: Sea lion yanks little girl off pier in sneak attack

Family-Friendly

Polar Bear

Philadelphia Zoo to transform into winter wonderland in June

Animals

Mini-Donkey Baby

And Philly's new baby donkey will be named...

Fundraisers

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Pop-up dog park gives pets big space to play

Animals

April The Giraffe

Zoo home to April the giraffe and baby Tajiri opening Monday

Animals

Mini-Donkey Baby

Folks, Philadelphia can finally have a 'Li'l Sebastian' of its own

Animals

Florida Python Hunters

Snake-lover hunts Burmese pythons in Florida to save other native critters