| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:15 AM
It's unsettling when you find out an album you really like isn't well-regarded by its creators.
In 2012, the Montreal-based trio Plants and Animals released The End of That, 11 tracks of frayed nerves, jangly guitars and singer Warren C. Spicer's...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 9:31 PM
Nearly five dozen dogs and puppies rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea were shipped to San Francisco this week and will be available for adoption.
The 57 dogs -- beagles, poodles, Korean jindos and other breeds -- arrived Monday in San Francisco...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 8:00 AM
So your dog is literally on its last legs. The end is near and Fido has stopped eating. You want to bring an end to his pain.
What to do? Under a bill proposed this week in Nevada, you can get him medical marijuana.
Legislation introduced in the state...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Pity the poor office worker. It's midafternoon, and taking a break probably means sneaking off to the vending machine for a soda, or at best slipping out for coffee. But what about those who crave cuddle time with a cat? Or maybe a snuggle session with...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:20 PM
The Orange County man whose German shepherd chewed off his own leg after being tied up outside for a week has been charged with animal abuse and faces up to one year in jail if convicted, prosecutors said.
Samer Samir Ibrahim, 23, is scheduled to be...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Can you say dynasty? Miss P continued the family tradition this week when she became the second beagle to win Best in Show at the Westminster Dog Show.
Her grand-uncle, Uno, blazed the trail in 2008 when he won the coveted title. Clearly, looks run in...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:31 PM
Miss P, a beagle in her final competition before retiring to make puppies, won Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club’s competition Tuesday, beating out more than 2,700 canines, including a cousin to White House dog Sunny.
The beagle, who...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:01 PM
It takes great vision to win at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York City -- both literally and figuratively.
Rickie Roo, a well-known star and "spokesdog" in the world of dog agility who has been featured in magazine articles and...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:57 PM
A Palmdale School District administrator charged with multiple counts of dog fighting and cruelty to animals pleaded not guilty Tuesday, prosecutors said.
Pauline Winbush, a longtime educator in the Palmdale School District and the district’s...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Seminole County Animal Services is waiving the adoption fees for all “senior” dogs and cats (ages 6 and older) now through Nov. 15.
A perk of adopting a senior is that what you see is what you get: You know how big they are, most have...