Animal Answers

New X-Ray Lab Helps Enhance Animal Health

DULUTH, Minn. - Staff at the Lake Superior Zoo spent their Monday morning working with new equipment donated to them. The Zoo’s Burmese Python, Monty, was lucky number one to receive routine X-rays…

Battling Tick Bites with Essential Prevention

DULUTH, Minn. - According to a new report, tick-borne diseases are on the rise across much of the country. With that being said, it’s important to remain cautious, especially when pets are…

Thinking Turtle Safety this Spring

DULUTH, Minn. - It’s getting to be the time of year when certain animals in the Northland wake up and make their way into the world once again. However, it isn’t always…

Sugar Gliders Soaring into Northland Homes

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Exotic animals are increasing in popularity across much of the United States. In the Northland, little creatures known as sugar gliders are making way into homes. The market…

Thinking Twice Before Buying Rabbits, Chickens

DULUTH, Minn. - The Lake Superior Zoo in Duluth is home to many exotic animals, but we can’t forget about our barnyard friends! Zookeepers say rabbits and chickens are once again gaining in popularity…

Furry Friends Aid in Rehabilitation Process

DULUTH, Minn. - Injuries are often unpredictable. When a crash, stroke or any type of trauma to the body happens, it can be devastating to our mental health. However, Essentia Health Medical…

Animal Allies Educating Northland Youth

DULUTH, Minn. - Some say seeing is believing. Animal Allies Humane Society in Duluth is looking to educate Northland youth by making way into classrooms, to teach hands-on. Twenty-five years later, these…

Over Fifty Cats Taken from Superior Home

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - The Douglas County Humane Society is staying busy these days. An animal hoarding case in the City of Superior is creating an overflow of feline friends at the shelter. Now,…

Over Fifty Cats Rescued from Superior Residence

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - The Douglas County Humane Society is seeing an influx of cats calling the shelter home recently. First discovered by authorities in December, a Superior residence was housing dozens of cats.…

Animal Allies to Host Nibbles and Networking Event

DULUTH, Minn. - Animal Allies will be hosting their first ever Nibbles and Networking event Wednesday evening, starting at 5:30p.m. The social opportunity will allow local veterinarians to connect with each other,…

Animal Answers: Honey Bear Heads Home

DULUTH, Minn. - You might recall hearing about a certain dog featured as Pet of The Week on FOX 21 Local News over many months. After a long journey from the…

Animal Answers: Microchipping Month

DULUTH, Minn. - For this week’s Animal Answers, FOX 21’s Brett Scott took a trip to Animal Allies Humane Society in Duluth to find out more about a helpful event happening…

Humane Happy Hour

Duluth, Animal Allies in Duluth held their first ever educational happy hour for adults tonight. They say the typical interaction they have is with children, so this was a good way to…

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