A rare species of whale washed ashore a Plymouth beach. (Image Credit: New England Aquarium)

Rare Whale Carcass Washes Ashore Plymouth Beach

The carcass of a rare breed of whale washed ashore a Massachusetts beach this week, New England Aquarium officials said.


Tilli, up for adoption on the Pet Parade (WBZ)

Pet Parade: Broken Tail Rescue In Worcester

Four dogs with sad stories up for adoption at Broken Tail Rescue in Worcester were featured on Sunday’s Pet Parade.


The governor and the elephants (Photo credit Charlie Baker)

Gov. Charlie Baker Snaps Selfies With Animals At Southwick’s Zoo Anniversary

The governor of Massachusetts might have taken the selfie of the year on Sunday.


Maya the runaway dog, now back home safe. (Photo credit Animal Rescue League of Boston)

Runaway Dog Spooked By Gunshots Found 7 Weeks Later

A dog that ran away from her new owners after being spooked by gunshots at a nearby firing range is back home.


(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Survey: Unrestrained Pets Lead To Distracted Driving

Travel organization AAA is warning drivers to restrain their pets on road trips, adding that more than 10 percent of people surveyed admitted to taking pictures of their pet while behind the wheel.


Officer Jeffrey Trudel Rescued a baby deer that was stuck in traffic. (Image Credit: Edgartown Police Department)

Edgartown Police Officer Rescues Baby Deer From Traffic

An Edgartown police officer rescued a baby deer from traffic.


An eastern cougar trapped in Maine in 1938. (Photo credit Northeastern Wildlife Station)

Wildlife Officials Seek To Declare Eastern Cougars Extinct

The cougars are believed to have been extinct for at least 70 years.


A black Labrador (Photo credit Carl Court/Getty Images)

Pet Photo Series Aims To Counter ‘Black Dog’ Theory

Are black dogs less likely to be adopted than those with lighter coats?


Riley from Forever Home Rescue Medfield (WBZ-TV)

Pet Parade: Forever Home Rescue Of Medfield

Three dogs from Forever Home Rescue of Medfield were featured on WBZ-TV’s Pet Parade Sunday morning.


Sharrie Covell is reunited with her log dog (Photo credit Missing Dogs Massachusetts)

Dog Missing For Over A Year Reunited With Owner

A dog that ran away more than a year ago has been reunited with its owner.