The cuddly marsupials are touched by the word's generosity, but they don't need anymore adorable paw protectors.
A dog decides to start his own NPR-style radio station in his apartment. It goes as well as you can imagine.
For two years, small-town business owner Clay Logan has been fighting animal rights activists to preserve a traditional beloved by locals and out-of-towners alike.
A court in Argentina has ruled that non-human persons can't be kept in cages. Will America follow suit?
This year, a Tibetan Mastiff puppy reportedly sold for almost $2 million in China, making it the priciest dog ever purchased. VICE China went to the the 2014 Yidu Tibetan Mastiff Fair in Tianjin to learn more.
Every year, on the first Sunday of November, the monseigneur of Sainte Rita in Paris organizes a Mass exclusively for animals.
A recent report suggested there were 33,000 protected animals—or animal parts—for sale on the internet, so I set off to find out if that was true.
Last week a Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court declared that chimpanzees are not people, legally speaking. This does not bode well for the wider and active great ape rights movement.
A bunch of stuffed animals get up to mischief in a comic by Australian cartoonist Greg Mackay.
When singer Actually Huizenga sent us her latest music video, we knew it would include something weird, but nothing prepared us for this mix of aerobics, water, and mice.
If there's one thing that makes the British peerless among their European counterparts, it's their noble history of feeding industrially reared animals the reconstituted carcasses of their animal cousins.
I think pets bring out the best in people.
Heather Lighton's pictures of cute kids and hilarious pets from the world capital of kawaii.
The Chihuahua Nation is a network of Chihuahua meet-ups across the United States, ranging everywhere from Beverly Hills to Orlando, Florida.
Stuffing and mounting the bodies of dead animals used to be an exclusively male activity, but more and more women are getting into turning corpses into art.
Southern China has always had a tradition of dining on dogs—people from other parts of the country even joke that Southerners will eat anything with legs but the dinner table. Since the 1990s the town of Yulin has maintained the unique tradition of holdin…
This is a story about a Canadian recluse named Janet Schwartz and her domesticated deer, Bimbo.
Due to a government ban, there are now only 13 of the animals left in the city, all microchipped and owned by a few families who mostly live together in unkempt fields under the same bridge.
As stated on their website they specialize in "the innovative and sustainable processing of particular organic waste and animal by-products." In other words, they recycle dead animals.
Apopo, a Belgium-based NGO, trains rats to sniff out active land mines. So far, they've detected and cleared 6,693 land mines from rural areas of Mozambique, with an estimated 1.6 million square meters of Manica, Sofala, and Tete Provinces due to be decla…
For one week during the winter of 2005, I worked for a puppy mill in Iowa. My friend and I had been hired to drive a van across the country, delivering very young dogs to pet stores. It was a nightmare.
Every year, the Staten Island Pug Meetup hosts a pug pool party where pug lovers can watch pug swimming races and eat pug lollipops. Luckily for everyone who missed the event, I took these pictures.
You can order a live baby alligator on the internet for $94.99. Unfortunately, after your new pet arrives, he'll probably kill you.
The Givskud Zootopia in the Danish town of Billund is looking to invert the concept of a normal zoo by letting the animals roam free while hiding humans in mirrored capsules or cable cars.