Wayne, N.J. Residents: Are Playground And Dog Park Toxic?The former home of the W.R. Grace industrial site was once a toxic dump with radioactive soil. But after years of cleanup, the Environmental Protection Agency says the land is now safe.
Jack Russell Terrier Swallows 111 PenniesJack is one lucky dog.
North Shore Animal League America Holds Pet Adoptathon This WeekendMore than 700 puppies, kittens, dogs and cats will be looking for a happy home at the event.
Exotic Animals Stolen From Long Island Pet StorePolice say the owner of The Animal Hut in Mastic reported that someone broke into the store and stole a 3-foot-long American alligator, three albino boa constrictors, and a 5-foot-long Argentine red tegu, a type of lizard.
Stories From Main Street: Midtown ManhattanBefore Westminster crowns best in show over at MSG, across the street at the New Yorker hotel, there's a chance for regular old dogs to strut their stuff.
Reward Offered In Killing Of Kittens On Long IslandA Long Island animal protection agency is offering a $2,000 reward for information about the person who threw two kittens out of a vehicle as it sped along a highway.