New Pet Owners Fighting For 'Paw-ternity' Time OffA number of businesses in the United Kingdom have now started offering employees the option to take time off for new pets.
12 Dogs Rescued In Oklahoma Seeking Homes In MinnesotaThe Animal Humane Society is welcoming a group of dogs rescued from Oklahoma.
A Trust Fund For Your Pets?Minnesotans may soon be able to make sure their pets are taken care of well into the future. Minnesota lawmakers are considering a bill that would let people create a trust fund for their pets.
Local Author Talks How To Be A Super Parent To Your PetPeople love their pets and want to make sure they're taking the best care of them. That's exactly what Donna Chicone, from Woodbury, wanted to do. Chicone has raised two Portuguese Water Dogs and is the author of the book "Being a Super Pet Parent - Everything You Need to Know to Foster a Long, Loving Relationship with Your Dog."
Dozens Of Rescued Chihuahuas Arrive In Twin CitiesThe Animal Humane Society in Golden Valley flew them here because of an overpopulation problem in California. Most are healthy for adoption, but some are euthanized in California because of the overcrowding.
Vote: Which WCCO Pet Is Best In Show?In honor of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, we're doing our own "Best in Show" Tuesday night! We'll share the results Wednesday night on WCCO 4 News at 10!
Wisconsin Dog Among Early Westminster WinnersFour groups were judged Monday night, and three more will be judged tonight before the judges pick the Best in Show.
New Minneapolis Ordinance Loosens Restrictions On PetsChicken owners are among those affected. They've also loosened restrictions on cold-blooded critters.
Meet Twinkle: Our Pet Guest Of The WeekDanielle Joerger from Minneapolis Animal Care and Control brought an adorable bundle of furry joy to WCCO Studios Friday! Twinkle the cat is a 7-month-old domestic shorthair who came to the shelter as a stray.
Wolf Kills Dog Walking Off-Leash Near DuluthA vet clinic in Duluth says one of their canine patients was killed by a wolf while walking off-leash along the beach Tuesday.
Dogs Found In Carver County Finding New Homes In Twin CitiesForty-seven dogs, including 24 puppies, were rescued earlier this month from a farm in Carver county. The dogs are now getting medical attention and will all eventually be up for adoption.
Purebred Doggies Invade St. Paul At Land O'Lakes Dog ShowSt. Paul is being overrun by thousands of purebred dogs! They are competing all weekend long in the Land O'Lakes Kennel Club Dog Show. The show runs Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the St. Paul RiverCentre.