- Wyoming governor touts wolf reintroduction success Updated: Apr-15-14 7:46 pm
- Maine animal shelter buried under carrot avalanche Updated: Apr-15-14 7:49 am
- Humane Society offers discount on pit bulls Updated: Apr-13-14 5:40 pm
- Oneida County triple homicide still unsolved Updated: Apr-13-14 12:52 pm
- Conn. biologist joins international salmon group Updated: Apr-12-14 2:19 pm
- Official: Birds along Missouri River could change Updated: Apr-11-14 10:53 am
- North Dakota bighorn sheep population stable Updated: Apr-11-14 7:04 am
- Officials: About 140 cats found living in home Updated: Apr-11-14 5:29 am
- 'Puppy Shower' planned to support influx of dogs Updated: Apr-10-14 8:34 am
- Town looks to bow hunting to curb deer population Updated: Apr-09-14 8:10 pm
- $6,500 reward in shooting of alligators in SW Ark. Updated: Apr-09-14 12:58 pm
- Most wild kittens taken to shelters will be killed Updated: Apr-09-14 11:28 am
- PETA drops restaurant proposal for Dahmer house Updated: Apr-09-14 8:17 am
- Feds face legal action over jaguar protections Updated: Apr-08-14 1:58 pm
- Veterinarian suspended at Hillsborough shelter Updated: Apr-08-14 6:07 am
- DNR taking comments on SE deer population goals Updated: Apr-08-14 5:04 am
- Slow start for NY town using birth control on deer Updated: Apr-07-14 7:31 pm
- Neb. mountain lion hunting bill surfaces again Updated: Apr-07-14 6:18 pm
- Idaho asks judge to toss lawsuit on farm video law Updated: Apr-07-14 3:34 pm
- Minnesota to hold bear license numbers steady Updated: Apr-07-14 2:29 pm
- NW Indiana lawmaker helps save unwanted pets Updated: Apr-06-14 6:20 pm
- Public input on mule deer strategy sought Updated: Apr-06-14 1:29 pm
- Vermont to issue fewer moose hunting permits Updated: Apr-06-14 11:59 am
- Wild turkeys make comeback in W.Va. Updated: Apr-06-14 9:50 am
- Pima County official balks at $22M animal facility Updated: Apr-05-14 3:45 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A recent survey showing Wyoming's wolf population is stable proves ending federal protections for the animals and placing them under state management was the right move, Gov. Matt Mead said Tuesday.
SKOWHEGAN, Maine - A Maine animal shelter has so many carrots it doesn't know what to do.
MILWAUKEE - The Wisconsin Humane Society is offering discounts to those who want to adopt pit bulls or pit bull mixes.
POCATELLO, Idaho - Oneida County Sheriff Jeff Semrad was in Colorado about a year ago when he received the darkest phone call of his 31-year career in law enforcement. Three people had been found murdered in a remote farmhouse near the tiny community of Holbrook.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - President Barack Obama has appointed a senior biologist at the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection as commissioner of the Council of North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization.
VERMILLION, South Dakota - A biology researcher at the University of South Dakota says life will likely be changing for birds along the Missouri River.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - An annual survey has concluded that North Dakota's bighorn sheep population is stable.
FARMINGTON HILLS, Michigan - Animal welfare officials are seeking new homes for dozens of cats after about 140 were found living with a woman in suburban Detroit.
JACKSON, Michigan - The Cascades Humane Society in Jackson is hoping for community support to help it care for an influx of puppies.
DENVER - Wildlife officials are consulting with leaders of the small town of Elizabeth about allowing bow hunting to curb the growing population of deer in the area.
TEXARKANA, Arkansas - State and federal agencies are offering a $6,500 reward for information leading to those who shot and killed two alligators in the Pond Creek National Wildlife Refuge in southwestern Arkansas.
LOS ANGELES - Wild kittens that will number in the tens of millions this year are starting to be born, but half of them won't survive, an especially acute problem at overtaxed shelters forced to euthanize the millions they receive. It's a grim reality a leading advocate calls "one of the last major problems" plaguing the animal welfare movement.
BATH, Ohio - A national animal welfare group says it has abandoned the idea of turning serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer's childhood home in Ohio into a vegan restaurant.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two environmental groups are threatening to sue the federal government over protections for endangered jaguars in the Southwest.
TAMPA, Florida - Hillsborough County Animal Services officials say they've placed a veterinarian on administrative leave after failing to take action when a dog was brought to the facility in distressed labor.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Department of Natural Resources is taking public comments on southeastern Minnesota deer population goals recommended by a citizen advisory team.
HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, New York - Heavy snow and red tape resulted in a disappointingly slow start for a pioneering program in a New York suburb to use birth control as a no-kill way to thin the numbers of deer.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Nebraska Sen. Ernie Chambers isn't done yet with his fight to outlaw mountain lion hunting.
BOISE, Idaho - Attorneys for Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter are asking a federal judge to toss a lawsuit challenging a new law that makes it illegal to secretly film animal abuse at agricultural facilities.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - Minnesota wildlife managers plan to hold the number of bear hunting licenses steady this year to help gradually increase the bear population.
INDIANAPOLIS - A northwestern Indiana lawmaker frustrated in her attempts to enact a spay-and-neuter program in the state has found another way to prevent the deaths of unwanted pets.
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado - Colorado wildlife officials have scheduled seven public meetings across the state this spring to gather feedback on a plan aimed at increasing mule deer populations.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont will be issuing 20 percent fewer moose hunting permits for the regular season this fall, based on estimated population densities and moose management goals.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - As West Virginia transitions from winter to spring, an odd sound begins to echo through the woods.
TUCSON, Arizona - A Pima County official says the millions of dollars needed for a proposed animal shelter is not unusual.