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November 14, 2018
Allie Johnke, a cashier at Rydell's service center, and Cordeau Sapp, a Rydell service adviser, pose with a kitten rescued at the service center after it traveled 80 miles under the hood of a patron's vehicle Monday.  Sapp  helped pull the cat to safety and Johnke adopted the feline, which staff are trying to give a name.  photo by Eric Hyldenplay button
Kitten gets 80-mile ride under car hood, is rescued by Grand Forks mechanics
November 14, 2018 - 3:49pm
November 8, 2018
Alli is a 21-year-old cat rescued during the 1997 Grand Forks, East Grand Forks flood. Vicki Hartz of Fargo adopted Alli from the Humane Society Fargo-Moorhead, which is now the Homeward Animal Shelter. Chris Flynn / Forum News Serviceplay button
Furever Home: This 21-year-old cat is a rescue from the flood of '97
November 8, 2018 - 3:12pm
October 18, 2018
Steve Kolbe, NRRI research scientist, nails a bird house to a tamarack tree in the Sax-Zim bog Wednesday afternoon to encourage boreal chickadees to nest. Their numbers are down due to climate change. Bob King / Forum News Service
A fall fairytale: Scientists hang 500 birdhouses to study boreal chickadees
October 18, 2018 - 8:27pm
October 10, 2018
Squirrel image from Wikipedia by BirdPhotos.com - BirdPhotos.com, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=9645353
Woman brings 'emotional support' squirrel on plane. That doesn't fly with Frontier
October 10, 2018 - 12:59pm
October 9, 2018
747, a bear who has been compared to a Macy's Thanksgiving parade balloon, is facing off with 409 in the Fat Bear Week finals. Photo courtesy of Katmai National Park and Preserve
America's fattest bear has now been crowned
October 9, 2018 - 9:08pm
October 2, 2018
The Gilbert Police Department received about a half-dozen calls regarding drunken birds on Monday. Experts said the birds had likely eaten fermented berries. (Gary Meader / Forum News Service)
'Drunk' birds reported in Gilbert, Minn.
October 2, 2018 - 6:18pm
September 27, 2018
Man caught on Ring Doorbell Video abandoning a hamster still in its cage on the doorstep of a north Fargo homeowner Wednesday night, Sept. 26. Special to Forum News Service
Fargo man stunned after video doorbell shows stranger abandoning pet hamster on his front porch
September 27, 2018 - 2:53pm
September 17, 2018
Birds that spend their winter in the continental U.S., like this dark-eyed junco, have a poorer rate of return to their summer grounds than birds that winter in the tropics, according to a new study. Courtesy Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
Scientists use radar to count billions of migrating birds
September 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
Tony Alsup takes a selfie with the rescued dogs and cats. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Tony Alsup
Noah's Ark except it's a school bus: Truck driver rescues 64 dogs and cats from floods of Hurricane Florence
September 17, 2018 - 7:22am
September 7, 2018
Ellen and Brian Gregoire with Frodo the cat. Submitted photo/Ann Bailey
Ann Bailey: Adopted pets bring new personalities to families
September 7, 2018 - 1:36pm
August 27, 2018
Hawaiian monk seal pup asleep near Poipu Beach, Kauai.  Photo by Carrie Barbash
'Do not disturb' the monk seals, warn Hawaiian signs. Alabama tourist learns they mean it.
August 27, 2018 - 9:29am
August 26, 2018
Darin Brooks and Amanda Gehri unload a Clydesdale draft horse in front of the horse barn on the Minnesota State fairgrounds on Wednesday, August 22, 2018. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota State Fair expands horse show
August 26, 2018 - 6:45am
August 21, 2018
Connor McCarthy and his puppy, Bentley, a Goldendoodle. McCarthy is an employee of Nina Hale, a Minneapolis-based digital marketing agency. Special to Forum News Service
Puppy owning employees of this Twin Cities company can now work from home thanks to new 'fur-ternity' leave policy
August 21, 2018 - 1:18pm
August 19, 2018
Darrin Wixo and Sheila Sutton Wixo ride behind their trained Highland cattle Gravy, left, and Biscuit. The two oxen are about half their full-grown weight. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Step by step, couple learns to train, care for oxen team
August 19, 2018 - 6:00am
August 12, 2018
Robyn Hagel keeps potbelly pigs in her home in Ottertail, Minn. Special to The Forum
Ottertail woman trying to keep her unusual house pets despite city ordinance
August 12, 2018 - 4:38pm
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