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Celebrity zookeeper Jack Hanna diagnosed with dementia

The family of celebrity zookeeper and TV show host Jack Hanna said he's been diagnosed with dementia and will retire from public life.

Police: Goat ‘arrested’ after report of break-in

Police in eastern North Carolina say they’ve “arrested” a goat after they got a call reporting an attempted break-in.

Restrictions for dogs on the sand in Carolina Beach begins April 1

Starting Thursday, there will be limitations on when you can take your dog on the sand in Carolina Beach.

Quadriplegic man credits four-legged companion with saving him from NC house fire

A Duplin County man said he is alive and well today because his dog saved him from a fire at his Rose Hill home.

‘Major’ pain: Biden’s dog involved in 2nd biting incident

President Joe Biden’s dog Major on Monday was involved in his second biting incident this month.

PETS PALS: One-year-old male pitbull

This week's Pet Pal is a one-year-old male pitbull.

Westminster dog show won’t have spectators due to virus

America’s top dogs won’t have their pack of fans on hand at this year’s Westminster Kennel Club dog show.

Sheriff’s office issues vaccine reminder after two recent rabies cases in New Hanover County

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Animal Services Unit wants to remind you to keep your pet’s rabies vaccinations up to date due to a couple of animals in Wilmington that tested positive for rabies.

Numerous NC black bears losing limbs; how groups are working to prevent illegal trappings

There is a growing concern in the mountains over the safety of bears as the number of reported 3-legged bears grows. Private groups are now forming to investigate bear poaching and illegal activity to harm bears.

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Pet Pals: Black and white domestic short hair cat is looking for a new home

This week’s Pet Pal is a black and white domestic short hair cat named Shadow.

Sailing from ENC to Europe, the new adventure starts this summer

Sam Holmes is setting sail across the Atlantic Ocean and he is launching from Oriental

Timely hitting leads Pender softball past rival Heide Trask

The Pender High School softball team battled back not once, but twice on Monday night to take down rival Heide Trask, 3-2. 

Four Cape Fear area football teams punch their ticket to the state playoffs

The high school football regular season is in the books as focus across the area shifts to the NCHSAA State Playoffs. Four Cape Fear area teams will have an opportunity to bring home the title in 2021.