Rogers Park »

Captured! Snapping Turtles Blamed for Scaring Off Lagoon's Birds Nabbed

The former residents of Indian Boundary Park's lagoon are being moved to Marquette Park.

Lincoln Park »

Zoo's Rhino Weighs More Than 1,000 Pounds on 1st Birthday

Lincoln Park Zoo celebrated King's first birthday Tuesday with a giant cardboard cake.

South Loop »

The Dogs of the Shedd, Rescued from Shelters and Living it Up

The four resident Shedd pups make cameos in daily marine mammal shows and live 24/7 at the aquarium.

Lincoln Park »

VIDEO: Rescue Dogs Get Second Chance as Ambassadors at Shedd Aquarium

The four resident rescue pups perform in the marine mammal show at the Shedd daily.

Roscoe Village »

It's Raining Cats and Dogs in Roscoe Village Sunday at PAWS Adoption Event

Businesses in Roscoe Village will havepets available for adoption during the event.

Bucktown »

WATCH: Bucktown Dog Says 'I Love You' ... And It's Pretty Clear

The Siberian husky has been learning new tricks since March, owner and trainer Christina Peng said.

Portage Park »

Rhinos, Lions, Ox and More: Old World Taxidermy Like a Private Field Museum

The owner, an ex-Portage Park resident, is writing a book about his hunting adventures worldwide.

Lincoln Park »

Lincoln Park Zoo's Polar Bear, Anana, Moving to North Carolina

Anana will be moved to the North Carolina Zoo while a new polar bear exhibit is constructed.

River North »

Anti-Cruelty Society Waives Adoption Fees in Effort to Meet Contest Goal

The River North shelter has until Aug. 31 to reach their goal of 2,100 adoptions and win $100,000.

Woodlawn »

Park District OKs $8.1 Million in Habitat Restoration for Jackson Park

More than a million flowers would be planted in the park, new islands built and ponds stocked with fish.

Lincoln Park »

Shark Week at the Shedd: Meet the Sharks of the Wild Reef Exhibit

Zebra sharks are affectionately known as the "Labradors of the sea" because of their gentle nature.

Lincoln Park »

Dog Trimmed of 2 Pounds of Urine-Soaked Fur Ready for Adoption

Lincoln Park-based Trio Animal Foundation announced on Facebook that Ellen is ready to be adopted.

Lincoln Park »

Turtle-Walking Is a Real Thing at the Nature Museum

Volunteers help the terrarium turtles get some exercise outdoors and "do their turtle thing."

Lincoln Park »

Oldest Fish at the Shedd, 'Granddad,' Keeps Swimming after 80-Plus Years

The Australian lungfish has been at the aquarium since 1933 and "lives a pretty relaxed life."

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