Idaho teacher denies feeding puppy to snapping turtle

PRESTON, Idaho (AP) - An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of animal cruelty.Preston Junior High School science teacher Robert Crosland made the plea Tuesday in Franklin County Magistrate Court.

Chihuahua gives birth to 11 puppies

A Chihuahua rescued from a hoarding situation recently gave birth to 11 puppies --  a litter more than twice as big as what's typical for the breed.

New puppy? Start with these tips

March 23 is National Puppy Day. It was founded in 2006 to celebrate puppies and promote pet adoption. Adopting a puppy? Here are some tips for when you bring your new pet home, as reported by CNN.

Puppy held for ransom

A Florida woman said a man found her dog and tried to get her to pay money for his safe return.

Mike Pence gets a puppy

The country let out a collective "awww" nine days ago, when news broke that one of Vice President Mike Pence's family cats, Oreo, had died.