Animals

Rising waters and an injured leg left Hillary stranded on the small island in a California lake.
Adorable photographs of the dogs in training have gone viral.
Eid al-Adha celebrations, white lion cubs and a daring piano player round out this week's best images.
Dozens of the large black birds are reportedly defecating and vomiting all over a New York couple's pricy Florida house.
"There's no excuse for dumping puppies," said a Riverside County animal services officer after the crime was captured by a surveillance camera.
The little guy was freed from the machine after the snack caper gone wrong.
The Estes Park homeowner said he's learned not to put deviled eggs in the trash.
The Lassen Pack is now up to at least seven, according to state wildlife officials.
When zookeepers threw a party for the ape, they really went bananas.
Officials at the Leipzig Zoo said the animal, "Kigali," has been resocialized with the father of the two male cubs.
The heroism of Indiana's South Bend Fire Department caught the attention of Mayor Pete Buttigieg.
Jamie Bisceglia told HuffPost she couldn't get the animal's beak to dislodge. "It was like a prong.”
Nancy Segula was previously sentenced to 10 days in jail for illegally feeding cats in her Garfield Heights, Ohio, neighborhood.
“Where it came from? No idea,” said passenger Peter Scattini, who says he eventually got a full refund from the airline.
A massive iceberg, baby sea turtles and Hong Kong protests round out this week's best images.
Researchers bumped into this adorable marine animal more than 4,000 feet below the ocean’ surface.
Massive swarms of the winged critters have settled over the city, and they could linger for weeks, experts say.
The procedure, which involves amputating part of a cat's toes, will still be legal in cases where it's medically necessary for the cat.
From Bosties to bulldogs, find out how much you'll be shelling out once you bring Fido home.