A Florida Panther was killed on Polk Parkway near Auburndale, marking the 11th killed in the state since January.
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.
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.
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.
The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando received an outpouring of support thanks to supporters of the Betty White Challenge.
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.
A Florida resident was shocked to see a mama bear and her cub at the door of her home on Christmas. Even more shocking? Her Ring camera caught the curious pair trying to push the front door open.
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.
One baby eagle has hatched in southwest Florida, and one more is expected soon -- and anyone can get a live look from home.
CrocFest will be held from noon to 8:30 p.m on December 11. Admission includes dinner and drinks.
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.
A woman who was supposed to be caring for animals now faces drug and animal cruelty charges. Over 40 animals were rescued.
Commissioners agreed Thursday to offer the osprey as a potential replacement for the mockingbird --- Florida’s avian symbol since 1927.
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.
A bill has been filed in the Florida Legislature that would cover veterinary expenses of retired police K-9s.
A neglected puppy who needed surgery after she was found with a metal chain embedded in her neck now has a real-life superhero as her new "dad": Marvel actor and former WWE wrestler Dave Bautista.
A 5-month-old black-handed spider monkey named ‘J’ is making his home at the zoo after authorities say someone was caught attempting to smuggle the animal into the country.
Victims showed interest in a puppy for sale and went to reserve the puppy by putting down a deposit or the entire amount. The seller then disappears.
Forty-five animals were rescued from a fire at The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando. Dozens of dogs and cats were moved to The Pet Alliance's Sanford facility on Thursday morning.
Deputies said that dispatch received a call for service regarding an emu that wandered into the front yard of a residence that it didn’t belong in.