June 4, 2021 3:41 PM
The Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, which the National Marine Fisheries Service is a part of, said in Friday's announcement that they will target five specific regulations, and their plan includes recommendations to rescind certain critical habitat regulations, as well as to reinstate some protections for species listed as "threatened" under the act.
June 4, 2021 12:42 PM
This week's pet of the week is a 3-year-old male hound named Jimmy.
June 3, 2021 6:48 PM
Carrie Donahue from Full Circle Holistic Veterinary Care answers your pet questions live on the air.
June 2, 2021 3:24 PM
The otter pups, which were born Feb. 15, have finally passed their final swim test. That means they're now cleared to explore the entirety of their habitat.
June 2, 2021 2:06 PM
Cicadas might seem like a crispy, protein-packed snack, but people with seafood allergies should think twice about eating them, according to the US Food and Drug Administration.
June 2, 2021 9:38 AM
Authorities are investigating after getting a report of a black bear sighting near Middleton Beach Road.
May 28, 2021 5:28 PM
Even with Mark and Susan away today, Lui and Oliver are hard at work looking for the top animal stories of the week. Here's this week's edition of the Newshounds.
May 27, 2021 10:17 PM
Many have been forced to make career changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A West Des Moines man showed KCCI how he's making the best of it, and taking a trusty business partner along for the ride.
May 27, 2021 1:13 PM
This week's pet of the week is Bruno, a 4-month-old male hound.
May 26, 2021 4:46 PM
What's a birthday party without cake? They certainly wanted one at the Dane County Humane Society on Wednesday.
May 26, 2021 8:13 AM
Seven baby Tasmanian devils -- known as joeys -- were born at the 988-acre Barrington Wildlife Sanctuary in New South Wales, Australian NGO Aussie Ark said in an Instagram post on Monday.
May 24, 2021 5:15 PM
If you are looking for a new house pet that you would love to shower with treats, toys and affection, you may consider adopting Annie, a domestic shorthair cat from the Dane County Humane Society.
May 24, 2021 3:27 PM
A "very docile" alligator that was on the loose in Brown County has been found safe.
May 21, 2021 5:07 PM
The spring baby boom continues in the animal world. Lui and Oliver have all the birthing news in this week's editions of the Newshounds.
May 21, 2021 7:39 AM
For months, mice have ravaged fields and infested homes in eastern Australia, from the Victoria border in the south all the way to the country's northern state of Queensland, causing millions of dollars of damage to crops and machinery.
May 20, 2021 12:46 PM
Stella & Ramona are a bonded pair of cats. Stella is 4 years old and Ramona is 3.