Sure, Nick from Shortland Street isn't going to Mars, but look on the bright side: Auckland is officially monkey-free.
We spoke to two British vets about the stuff they have to deal with on a day-to-day basis.
In the dog-eat-dog world of San Francisco, everyone's letting their inner pup out with the latest wave of "human canine" parties and clubs.
The world might be going to shit but at least the cops are saving hedgehogs.
Protesters picketed the Greyhound of the Year Awards, saying that the declining industry is breeding too many dogs—and those that deemed "surplus" end up being mistreated.
At the Liyuan Dog Market, the largest canine bazaar in China, animals are often mistreated and sometimes die just a week after purchase, but dog lovers have few other options when they want to buy a pet.
A dog decides to start his own NPR-style radio station in his apartment. It goes as well as you can imagine.
So her lawyer now has to go up against animal rights groups and any human beings who don't want to see a living dog killed and put in the ground.
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.
Here's a fashion shoot featuring a load of ladies and their hounds.
A couple weeks ago, I spent the night with the Ryders Alley Trencherfed Society (R.A.T.S.), an urban hunting club that kills rats for sport.
Heather Lighton's pictures of cute kids and hilarious pets from the world capital of kawaii.
There is no evidence to support reiki as an effective form of treatment for...anything. So instead of trying it out myself, I took my dog to try out pet reiki.
Award-winning cartoonist Leslie Stein is merely trying to go about her day, but aggro dogs won't leave her alone.
The Chihuahua Nation is a network of Chihuahua meet-ups across the United States, ranging everywhere from Beverly Hills to Orlando, Florida.
This week: A man allegedly shot someone because a dog pooped in his yard and a mother flipped out because her son was able to purchase a pumpkin carving kit.
Yulin, China, has maintained the unique tradition of holding a canine banquet every summer. VICE Reports headed to this year's event to get to the bottom of the most controversial festival in China.
I hung out with the pampered dogs of New York's PupScout Troop 4 as they held a meeting in the park and walked across the Brooklyn Bridge, attracting throngs of admirers.
In part two of Dog Days of Yulin, VICE attends a family feast to eat some home-cooked pup. As one Yulin local explains, "Some dogs are people's friends, and others are for food. In India, cows are sacred. If you eat cow in England, all of India i…
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 week: A woman pulled a gun on some kids who were "pestering" her dog and a school banned female students from wearing tight pants because it makes them look like "prostitutes walking the streets."
This week: A guy shot a dog because he was tired of hearing barking and a woman tried to trick a man into raping someone she didn't like.
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.