Animal Answers

Animal Answers: Easter Baskets Over Bunnies

DULUTH, Minn. - With Easter right around the corner, many folks are purchasing candies, baskets and other gifts for children ahead of the holiday. However, Lake Superior Zoo Education Program Coordinator Jessamy Schwartz…

Animal Answers: Healing Hearts and Paws Fund

DULUTH, Minn. - The Healing Hearts and Paws Fund at Animal Allies Humane Society helps cover the cost of medical procedures for many animals every year. Many of the animals that arrive at…

Animal Answers: Scooby's Story

ESKO, Minn. - Last August Hurricane Harvey proved to be one of the deadliest natural disasters in United States history. But through the devastation came light at the end of a dark tunnel…

Keeping the Hive Alive During Winter

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - When you think of honey, a cute plastic bottle shaped like a bear probably comes to mind. But do you ever stop to think about how much work it took…

Adopt Julie the Cat Today!

DULUTH, Minn. - Every year on the last Tuesday of February, animal activists join forces to advocate for World Spay Day. This annual campaign shines a light on the power of affordable,…

Could Your Dog Get the Flu?

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Every year it’s estimated nearly 80 percent of dogs are exposed to canine influenza will develop the disease. However, local veterinarians say it can be less deadly than the human…

Mind Over Matter with Team Freking

DULUTH, Minn. - As mushers make their final trek to the finish line Wednesday morning, the athletes leading the team will likely enjoy a bit of rest and relaxation in the coming days.…

Best Friend Beagles in Search of Forever Home

DULUTH, Minn. - Beagles Baby and Johnny stopped by the FOX 21 Studios Wednesday morning with Animal Allies Marketing and Communications Manager Michelle Sternberg. Sternberg spoke about the need to…

Harley the Cat Looks for a Forever Home

DULUTH, Minn. - Meet Harley! Harley is 12-years-old and was featured as Pet of the Week on FOX 21 Local News at 7 Wednesday morning. When arriving at Animal Allies…

Kitty Cats and Yoga Mats at HSDC

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Starting Wednesday, January 10 at 6:00p.m., the Twin Ports will now be home to a growing trend already popular across much of the nation. Cat yoga is skyrocketing in popularity,…

Keeping the Pack Taken Care Of

DULUTH, Minn. - Everything but lions, tigers and bears help keep Alicia Skjoelsvold's business alive. “Kitties, pocket pets, sugar gliders, guinea pigs, rabbits, bearded dragons," said Skjoelsvold. “We do pet sitting and dog…