| Mar 19, 2015
| 5:00 PM
With its overlapping scales and a sinister-looking blue tongue that darts rapidly in and out, Blueberry the skink looked threatening and scary to some of the students at the Woodland Early Learning Experience.
On Thursday, the lizard was one of a...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 3:39 PM
Every dog — and cat, fish and lizard — will have its day at the fifth annual South Florida Pet Expo in West Palm Beach Saturday.
Pet parents can get the scoop on pet waste disposal, check out rescue groups with adoptable animals, and meet...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:56 PM
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announcement Thursday that it will retire its performing elephants is part of a trend of entertainment companies rethinking their use of animals.
Though they still draw crowds, animals can be a liability....
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:32 AM
A Perkasie man who is working on his second reality show is looking for potential projects for "Restoration Wild" a new series for Animal Planet.
Jay Chaikin, who with his wife Ricki, owns JC Woodworking, which reclaims flooring, siding and beams...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Feb. 25 at 9:30 a.m.
Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County
Learn about the programs provided by Ruth and Norman Rales Jewish Family Services, see the Adolph and Rose Levis Jewish Community Center and visit Donna Klein...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:18 PM
Is this mortifying era of northern overexposure ever going to end? Here in Alaska, TV crews have been everywhere the last few years, clutching scripts for “unscripted” shows and handing out confidentiality agreements, asking us to play along....
| Feb 20, 2015
| 12:27 PM
Science seekers and monster enthusiasts are in luck. Jeremy Wade, host of Animal Planet's wildly-popular "River Monsters," will be making a rare land appearance at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium.
He will be the guest presenter at the...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 7:11 AM
Q: Penny, our beloved tabby, died in my arms last weekend. We loved him for nine years and he appeared to be perfectly healthy when he suddenly collapsed. I rushed Penny to the emergency clinic, but nothing could be done. I was devastated. Our...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 2:33 PM
FAIR OAKS — Bacon and all things pork have a new capital, and it is right in Indiana's heartland.
Work is under way on the $4 million Pork Education Center at Fair Oaks Farms in Newton County, a not-for-profit interactive educational play land...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:25 AM
Feb. 18 at 7 p.m.
POSH Palm Beach 2015 Gala Dinner
Lighthouse Guild International
This dinner dance will honor Darlene Jordan and Cathy Luccio and kick off the “POSH Palm Beach Sale” to take place Feb. 17-19 at The Pavilion in West...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 8:38 AM
Q: Years ago, I remember watching you on "Animal Planet" explaining how you'd trained your cat to take a pill. Now my cat needs a pill, and no matter I do, she drops it on the floor, then walks away. Any advice? -- L.G., via cyberspace
A: First, buy an...