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Hog farmers cooked and shared their best pork dishes right outside a barn housing live pigs at the World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa.
Armchair safari travelers have a new weapon at their fingertips—a real-time app tracking the migration of the wildebeest.
We're very much investing online and using technology to deepen the connection with our customers, says David Lenhardt, PetSmart CEO, discussing how his company is using technology to capitalize on the big growth in the pet products segment.
In this NBC Nightly News report first broadcast on October 19, 2011, Stephanie Gosk reports on concerns about the lightly-regulated exotic pet industry. The story was a response to an incident in Ohio in which a man released several dozen exotic animals and then committed suicide.
No longer the exclusive stomping ground of purebreds, the Westminster Kennel Club dog show has opened its doors to mixed breeds.
CNBC's Mandy Drury shows a must see video of two men trying to get a poisonous snake off their windshield and the freak out that ensued.
The government is stepping in after nearly 600 deaths are believed to be linked to pet treats out of China. Wendy Diamond, Animal Fair Magazine, weighs in.
The FDA proposed strict new safety regulations for food produced for pets and other animals by both domestic and foreign manufacturers.
Wildlife officials to list the sage grouse as endangered species, a move that would greatly effect energy development in the Western U.S.
An unexpected line item on your holiday budget: A pricey vet bill for accidental poisoning or foreign body ingestion.
Venomous snakes rescued from an Ohio home find sanctuary at a Kentucky reptile zoo, CNBC's Nikki Burden reports.
Musician Meat Loaf, actress Judi Dench and Queen guitarist Brian May have joined forces in an unusual alliance in the U.K. to protest against a pilot scheme to cull badgers.
The pet insurance sector is growing, as pet medical costs rise and more employers offer pet care insurance. Even Wal-Mart has entered the pet health insurance business.
Two veterinarians and a private jet company have partnered to offer the country's only ride-along-vet, concierge-pet service.
EAST HAMPTON, New York, May 21- Judging by early demand for everything from doggie daycare to Ferrari rentals and fine art, rich Americans are going to make this a strong summer in one of their favorite playgrounds- the beach towns on the eastern end of Long Island collectively known as the Hamptons.
Here's a story about a personal hygiene startup with a sense of humor, which may have figured out the way to big profits is through a dog's mouth.
Some people have brought religion into the debate over America's aversion to eating horse meat. But really, it's just economic common sense.
Some apartment buildings are wooing pet owners with rooftop dog parks, "Yappy Hours" and even spas that offer "paw-dicures."
Have you had it with Super Bowl hype? Check out Animal Planet's "Puppy Bowl IX." And no, the kitties in the halftime show won't be lip-syncing!