Baboons Escape Research Center With Barrel Used As A LadderIn a real life game of "Barrel of Monkeys," four baboons escaped a Texas research center after turning their toy barrel into a makeshift ladder.
Wash U Project Aims to Reverse Extinction CycleThree local institutions are coming together to try and preserve plant and animal species before it's too late.
HSMO Rescues 26 Dogs From 'Horrid' Home Near Kansas CityEach dog was be examined by the Humane Society of Missouri’s shelter veterinary team, cared for by shelter staff and will made available for adoption as soon as possible.
Veterinarian Saves Cat's Life With Vodka ShotIt only took a shot of vodka and a stroke of luck to save an Australian cat.
PETA Asks City to Post Warning Signs to Prevent Car DeathsMore than two dozen dogs and nearly 20 children have died in hot cars across the nation so far this year.
State Warns Illinois Residents About Rabid AnimalsIllinois residents are being warned to beware of rabid animals after more than two dozen rabid bats have been reported in the state this year.
Animal Shelter in Missouri Gets Rid of Gas ChamberThe Humane Society says Missouri is among four states with operational gas chambers in animal shelters.
Purina Gets Out of the Office on PetCare Pride DayHundreds of Purina employees stepped out of the office Tuesday and scattered across the metro area to volunteer.
It's Now Illegal To Have Sex With Animals In OhioAs of last week, it's now officially illegal to engage in sexual activities with an animal.
60 Animals Rescued From Property in Western MissouriThe dogs were being taken to the Humane Society's headquarters in St. Louis for veterinary exams and care.
Stray Rescue Distemper Outbreak Claims 23 Dogs, 50 InfectedStray Rescue is still asking for people to come forward to act as "medical fosters," because dogs heal better in a home environment.
Grant to Fund Research at Washington U, PennThe goal of the collaboration announced Monday is to identify and harness the mechanical functions of plants and animals at the cellular level.