What’s a Dog Worth?

Los Angeles kills more animals in its shelters than any other metropolitan area in the United States. For that to change, we will have to figure out what to do with the pets none of us want

The L.A. Zoo’s Mandrill Babies Are Here to Make You Believe Again

Stare into their big eyes and awwwww the afternoon away
Erykah Badu

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Weekend, 8/28

From Erykah Badu to Whitney Cummings, here’s what you need to check out
mountain lions los angeles

In the Wake of the Wildfires, Mountain Lions Have Found Themselves in a Transformed World

Recent blazes have decimated the Santa Monica Mountains—and the habitat of L.A.’s big cats

What Has Two Wings and Likes Snakes and Rabbits?

This guy! (The red-tailed hawk)

An L.A. Bug’s Life

Fret no more. Insects are the good guys

The Ongoing Saga of Billy the Elephant

The years-long battle over Billy, the Los Angeles Zoo’s best-known pachyderm, didn’t end when he moved into a new $42 million enclosure. He’s part of a plan to save the very survival of a species—not wild elephants but the ones that live in zoos
Wildlife

A Wildlife Bridge Over the 101 Moves Forward

The $30 million connection in Agoura Hills could save our local lions
Betty White

Betty White Zips Around the Beastly Ball

There were canapés and cougars at the L.A. Zoo this weekend

Cat Fight: South Bay Couple Must Lose Two of Their Four Felines

The citizens of Hermosa Beach are arguing like…well, you know