Nemo the Pig (credit: Cornell Unviersity College of Veterinary Medicine)

Nemo The Pig Believed To Be First To Successfully Undergo Chemotherapy

Nemo, believed to be the first pig to receive chemotherapy for lymphoma, is now recovering at Cornell Animal hospital.


New Jersey State Fair (credit: WLNY)

Mobile Couch: State Fair At The Meadowlands

One of the biggest family friendly events is underway in New Jersey this weekend.


Rare domestic pigs make debut at Queens Zoo. (credit: Julie Larsen Maher © WCS)

Rare Domestic Pigs Make Debut At Queens Zoo

Three not-so-little piggies have a new home in Queens.


Nadine Darsanlal with her dog Harvey and her pig Wilbur (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Pig Delivers Therapy To Navy Vet In Queens, Accompanies Dog

Animals of all kinds can do wonders for people recovering from illnesses or injuries, but one of them doesn’t quite blend in on the streets of Queens.


2010 Dutchess County Fair - Rhinebeck, NY (credit: Garret Lown Photography via Dutchess County Agricultural Society)

Stories From Main Street: 166th Dutchess County Fair Is Ready For Business

At the 166th Dutchess County Fair the emphasis will be on the best home-baked pie, the cows and baby pigs.


Sprout Creek Farm - La Grange, NY (file / credit: Sprout Creek Farm)

Stories From Main Street: Sprout Creek Farm Teaches Students Important Lessons Outside Of The Classroom

Just outside Poughkeepsie, Sprout Creek Farm is a unique place – an outdoor classroom full of kids.