The Gatsas family of Manchester has experienced an abundance of thrills throughout decades of owning Thoroughbred racehorses but a three-year-old colt named after a Dutch roller coaster manufacturer is taking them on the ride of their lives.
MONROE — Calling it “without merit” and a “stunt,” Jesse Laflamme, CEO of Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs, said he will vigorously fight a class-action lawsuit supported by the animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), which alleges the company does not treat its …
Four years ago, fourth graders from Lincoln Akerman School in Hampton Falls watched in shock and confusion as a bill filed on their behalf as part of a civics project became the vehicle for a graphic attack on Planned Parenthood from the well of the New Hampshire House.
Local firefighters rescued two dogs that broke through the ice on Lake Winnipesaukee Tuesday afternoon and cautioned that warming temperatures have made for hazardous conditions on the region’s lakes and ponds.
ARUNDEL, Maine - For Maine dairy farmer Fred Stone, the discovery in 2016 that his cows were producing tainted milk has since brought financial ruin and threatened to shut down a century-old family business.
By the time marine biologist Darrell Blatchley arrived at the fishing village Saturday, the young Cuvier's beaked whale was already floating, dead in the water, its eyes sunken and ribs protruding through its skin. The current off the southern Philippine island of Mindanao had washed away th…
What do animals do when they’re unhappy about something that they’re experiencing? Consider a cat that hisses and scratches before running away. Envision a horse rearing and screaming before running away. Both species vocalize, use their body as defensively as they can, and then remove thems…
BERLIN — A polar bear cub took her first hesitant steps outside her enclosure at the Tierpark Berlin zoo on Friday, stumbling awkwardly into a rock-lined pool under the watchful gaze of her mother, 9-year-old Tonja.
CHESTER — When Jared Spinale called police to report an opossum in a gas grill it sounded like a routine animal call until they asked for the address and learned that the teenager lived on …well ... Opossum Drive.
NORTH HAVERHILL — The jury that will hear evidence in a Bristol animal cruelty case won’t be told that two fires at the defendant’s property, three weeks apart, killed 36 German shepherds — more than two dozen of which were young puppies.