Animals

Pot for pets: Startup aims to treat canine ailments with medical cannabis

CBD oil has been shown to help dogs with everything from pain to separation anxiety.

Fighting a life-threatening disease with … shrimp?

Researchers are working in Nigeria to help curb the spread of a potentially deadly parasite. And it all starts with a tiny, bug-eyed crustacean.

This vest helps you train your dog without having to voice any commands

The tech could be useful for disabled pet owners as well as search-and-rescue units who are out of earshot of the dog.

Israeli professor has idea to save billions of chickens each year

Harvard grad's startup is hoping a gene editing tool will be the 'holy grail' of the egg industry.

American-Israeli equestrian becomes fashion icon on her way to the Olympics

Danielle Goldstein is more than just a show jumper with a unique sense of style. She's a serious contender for a gold medal.

Starlings create breathtaking formations over Israeli valley

It's quite a sight to behold when these birds get together.

Man turns his living room into a wildlife sanctuary

Avihu Sherwood tends to nearly 3,500 animals each year.

Episode 23: Tamar Geller, celebrity dog trainer

She was discovered by Oprah, and now trains the dogs of Ellen DeGeneres, Ben Affleck, Reese Witherspoon and others.

Facebook is searching for the world's most amazing dog

Does your pet have what it takes? Auditions will be open soon.

Conservation program serves as lifeline for rhinos

Israel's rhino herd is the largest of 78 participating zoos in Europe.

Natalie Portman burns her mouth for the planet

She made a documentary about factory farms and told us about it while eating painfully spicy wings.

Israeli wins a top dog photographer of the year award

Elinor Roizman's photo of a peppy Pomeranian took first prize in the 'Dogs at Play' category.

Dogs have been wandering America longer than we knew

Ancient skeletons found in Illinois are more than 10,000 years old.

Snaps for your soul: The Nature Conservancy's photos of the year

Contest winners feature stallions playing, erupting volcanoes and a moment of pure serenity.

Mole rats are uncovering your ancient history

The fuzzy critters are now being used by some archaeologists on digs.