Long Island Organization Helps Reunite Soldier With Dog She Met While Stationed OverseasA soldier was reunited Wednesday with a dog she first fell in love with while overseas. As CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis reports, a Long Island organization made it happen.
CDC: Salmonella Outbreaks Tied To Bearded Dragons, HedgehogsThe Centers for Disease Control is investigating salmonella outbreaks tied to pets.
Westchester County District Attorney's Office Brings In Dog To Comfort Victims, WitnessesA new hire is working with victims and witnesses at the Westchester County District Attorney's office. He was hired for his ability to help people deal with stress and difficult situations. CBS2's Tony Aiello introduces us to Lewis the lab.
Video: Woman Abandons 20 Cats At Monmouth County SPCASurveillance video shows a woman driving a black Mazda CX-7 up to the building. She then pulls several crates out of the trunk, and left them at the SPCA's doors. There was no food and water left with the crates, though there was a note indicating that the cats caretaker had passed away.
Long Island Woman Raises Thousands Of Monarch ButterfliesShe prepares them for an epic trip they all make to Mexico. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports
Long Island Animal Rescue Group Trying To Help Paralyzed Dog Stuck At JFK AirportAn animal rescue group on Long Island is trying to help a paralyzed dog brought to the United States from Jordan. The dog is stuck in limbo at JFK Airport; CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Some Furry Friends Getting Left Behind As People Return To Offices, SchoolsStay-at-home orders sparked a frenzy of fostering and adopting pets across the tri-state area, but now as people head back to work and school, those furry friends are getting left behind; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Owner Says Teens Caught Trespassing At Popular N.J. FarmThe group got away before police arrived, but not before, according to the owner, they abused some of the animals in the petting zoo. CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports
New Jersey Veteran Searching For Missing Belgian Malinois Puppy ApolloA New Jersey veteran is pleading to get his best friend back. He thinks his puppy, Apollo, was stolen earlier this week. The pet is in training to become a service dog; CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Monmouth County SPCA Rescues Dogs From Home In Asbury ParkMore than a dozen dogs were rescued from stifling conditions in Asbury Park, New Jersey.
N.J. Now A Hotspot For Bald EaglesIn the 1970s, the birds landed on the endangered species list, but now they're thriving in the Garden State, and where you can spot the mighty creatures might surprise you. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports
Dogs Helping Young Patients Cope With Needles, Pain At Mount SinaiDogs are "humanizing" health care at Mount Sinai. Through the "Paws and Play" program, they help young patients cope with needles and pain, and over the past few months, their companionship proved more crucial than ever; CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Pet Owners Warned To Keep An Eye Out For Animal Anxiety As They Return To WorkDuring the coronavirus pandemic, pets have adjusted to owners being home all the time, but now things are changing as people return to work. Animal anxiety is real and there are signs to look for; Naomi Ruchim reports for CBS2.
Coyote Caught On Camera Roaming Through The BronxThe video was shot in Riverdale and the incident surprised local residents. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports
Millburn Bear Comes Down From Tree, Promptly DisappearsThe bear was the talk of the New Jersey town throughout the day on Monday. CBS2's Alice Gainer reports
Dogs Now Being Trained To Sniff Out COVID-19 CoronavirusThrough scent, dogs have long been used to help detect diseases, like cancer and Parkinson's. Now researchers and their dogs are getting closer to detecting COVID-19. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Bronx Zoo Confirms 8 Cases Of Coronavirus In Lions, Tigers As First Pets In U.S. Test PositiveThe Bronx Zoo says eight tigers and lions have now tested positive for the coronavirus. The news came out as the first cases of COVID-19 in pets in the United States were announced.
Vets Offering Socially Distant Services To Pet Owners Amid Coronavirus OutbreakWith so many businesses and services shut down, some wonder what to do if their pet gets sick or needs care; CBS2's Tara Jakeway has more on how some vets are keeping pets healthy, while making sure people are safe.
Worried About Pet Care During Pandemic? Dedicated Vets Have You CoveredWhat if your pet needs to see the veterinarian during the coronavirus pandemic? As CBS2's Tara Jakeway found out recently, there are animal care professionals out there who will take every precaution to make sure that your four-legged friend is treated.
Coronavirus Update: Bronx Zoo Tiger Positive For COVID-19 Raises Questions About Household PetsA tiger at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo has been diagnosed with the coronavirus, the first known case of an animal being sick with the virus in the entire country. CBS2’s Kevin Rincon reports.
Bronx Zoo Tiger Tests Positive For COVID-19The Bronx Zoo announced on Sunday that a Malayan tiger has tested positive for coronavirus, and that other big cats are showing symptoms. CBS2's Dana Tyler reports
Coronavirus Update: Animal Rescue Centers Worried People Won't Have Time For New Pets After Returning To WorkDuring times of trouble, people often find comfort in a four-legged companion. Many New Yorkers have taken in quarantine pets, but rescue centers worry it may become a problem when people head back to the office; CBS2's Nina Kapur reports.
Canines Versus Coronavirus: New York City Keeping Dog Parks Open, For NowAs long as New York City keeps the parks open, so too will the city's dog parks be open, but owners are urged to adapt and continue their social distancing practices in place. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Coronavirus Update: New Yorkers Offer To Foster Shelter Pets During Isolating CrisisThe coronavirus outbreak has many people feeling isolated in their homes, but some New Yorkers are finding comfort in a new best friend; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.