A Kitten Place, Rescue & Foster Program, Where No Cat Is...

By Sean Crumpacker Michelle Bass and Alicia Pollock, co-founders of A Kitten Place, were involved in the feline rescue business even before deciding to start...

Ex-Circus Tigers From Guatemala Find New Home At Big Cat Rescue

Saved from a circus in Guatemala by Animal Defenders International (ADI), Bengal tigers Max, Simba and Kimba arrived at their forever home Big Cat...

Two Sea Turtles Released From Florida Aquarium Apollo Beach Rehab Center

The Florida Aquarium’s Animal Response Team, supported by Florida Blue, successfully released two green sea turtles back into the Atlantic Ocean at Matanzas Inlet. ...

Keep Your Eyes Out For Ground-Dwelling Burrowing Owls For Project Perch

By Sandy Townsend Have you seen owls that live on the ground instead of trees? If so, Tampa Audubon Society wants to know. Tampa Audubon...

Florida Wildlife With Ali: Dec. 2019

By Ali Dunstan One of the most interesting, abundant and misunderstood creatures in our area is the opossum. The Virginia opossum, a native species,...

TECO Manatee Viewing Center Reaches Its 34th Season

Stroll along the TECO Manatee Viewing Center, which is near the Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach, as it reopened on November 1...

Scout Makes Beds For Dog Rescues For Eagle Scout Project

By Lisa White On his path to become an Eagle Scout, Nick White, a Life Scout in Troop 678 of Seffner, gathered a team of...

First Annual Gift And Wine Fair Will Benefit C.A.R.E. Animal Rescue

C.A.R.E. (Critter Adoption and Rescue Effort), which has been in Ruskin for 20 years, is the only no-kill animal shelter in the south county...

Florida Wildlife With Ali: Nov. 2019

By Ali Dunstan Did you know that there are over 700 different kinds of animals living in Florida? Over the years, I have found that...

The Danger Of Feeding Your Pets Treats During The Holidays

Nothing is quite as inviting as the aroma of a turkey basting in the oven and all the fixings that go with it. As...