Catnip Isn’t the Only Plant Scent Cats May Love

Silver vine

Thinkstock In a recent study, 79 percent of cats had a “catnip response” to silver vine, the plant pictured above. Cats seem to rely on their noses to understand the world more than we humans do. Cats detect smells and sense pheromones (chemicals produced and released by other cats) through their olfactory systems. For confined … Read more

Residents Rescue Blind Dog From Lake, Penguin Chicks Hand-Reared at Zoo

Boston, a senior blind dog, was rescued from a Miami lake by Good Samaritans.

April 28, 2017: We’ve scoured the Web to find the best and most compelling animal stories, videos and photos. And it’s all right here. Boston, a senior blind dog, was rescued from a Miami lake by Good Samaritans. Struggling Dog Pulled Aboard Boat Neighbors in Miami Gardens, Florida, jumped into action when they spotted a … Read more