|DNA traces origin of domestic cat
Domestic cats around the world can trace their origins back to the Middle East's Fertile Crescent, according to a genetic study in Science journal.
|Police Say Man Poured Boiling Water On Cat
Gwinnett police are looking for a man they said poured a pot of boiling water on a cat and left it severely burned.
Two-year-old Ella has found care and healing in the hands of the staff of FurKids, a no-kill animal shelter in Norcross. By looking at the friendly and trusting cat, you can't tell she had been tortured just a few days ago.
Beneath Ella's fur are many blisters and burns. A witness told police that a man and a woman at a Norcross apartment building lured the animal into the hallway and poured a pot of boiling water on the cat.
|Geragos: Zoo Enclosure Couldn't Hold A House Cat
The war of words has heated up several notches in the Christmas Day fatal tiger attack case with the surviving victims attorney -- Peterson defense lawyer Mark Geragos -- proclaiming in a letter to the San Francisco city attorney that Zoo workers told his investigators that the tiger enclosure couldn't hold a house cat.