Incurable parasite found in Cuban tree frog

University of Florida researchers report that the rat lungworm parasite, which can cause deadly disease in humans and in animals, has been found in a new host in Florida with its discovery in Cuban treefrogs, an invasive species.

Focus on wellness with goat yoga

High blood pressure, anxiety, and physical pain could be alleviated with a popular wellness trend known as goat yoga, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Effort to save manatees hits snag

An unprecedented, experimental attempt to feed manatees facing starvation in Florida has started slowly. However, a feeding station established along the state’s east coast has yet to entice wild manatees with romaine lettuce even though the animals will eat it in captivity, officials said on a news conference held remotely.

SeaWorld Orlando caring for manatees

SeaWorld Orlando is caring for a manatee that was found on the side of a road near Crystal River in Citrus County. It is just one example of how that park has helping Florida's gentle giants.

Second eaglet emerges from egg in southwest Florida

One day after an eaglet hatched at a well-known nest in southwest Florida, its sibling also emerged from its egg, making bald eagles Harriet and M-15 the proud parents of two tiny new eaglets.

Kinsley the cat reunited with family after missing 6 years

A family is grateful following a reunion with their cat. Kinsley is back home after she went missing about six years ago. After months of searching, her owners just assumed she was gone forever. But Kinsley never stopped looking for them.

Over $1 million raised for Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando

More than one million dollars have been raised for the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando following last month's fire that destroyed much of the shelter's location off of Conroy Road. The Pet Alliance says it is working to find a new space in Orange Orlando for its hub.