Here at WBKR, we love our furry friends! Here are our adoptable four-legged friends, fun stories about local animals, and even pet-friendly events happening in the area.
Pets & Animals
Low-Cost Rabies Vaccine Clinic Coming to Owensboro
If your dog needs a rabies shot, there's a low-cost vaccine being held in Owensboro.
Adult-Only Sleepover with Sharks at Tennesse Aquarium
Ripley's Aquarium in Gatlinburg will be hosting a 21-and-over sleepover called Sips and Sharks this fall, where you can spend the night at the aquarium with real-life sharks.
Watch "Boogie Woogie" Woolly Aphids Dance Their Way Into KY & IN
Woolly Aphids have several ways to protect themselves from predators. One of their defense mechanisms is pretty groovy!
Eight of the World's Deadliest Insects are Found in Indiana
There are a lot of insects in this world that scare and creep people out, but news like this makes it even worse. Indiana is home to eight of the world's most deadly insects.
Bat Season in KY: How to Get Rid of Them and Prevent Infestation
It's bat season in Kentucky. Here are some tips on how to prevent a bat infestation or get rid of one if you have found them in your home or business.
Florida Bear Tells Kentucky Cocaine Bear to "Hold my Claw"
A three-legged bear in Florida broke into a patio refrigerator for a refreshing White Claw! [VIDEO]
This Vet Says You Should Absolutely NOT Give Dogs Tennis Balls
A vet in Texas is warning dog owners about the dangers of using tennis balls for playtime.
Evansville Regional Airport Introduces ‘Captain Crypto’ The Cuddly Therapy Dog
Last November, Evansville Regional Airport announced that they were working on a very special therapy dog project. Now, Crypto is fully trained and can't wait to meet you before your next flight.
SPARKY'S Hosting an Ice Cream 'Paw-ty' in Owensboro
You scream. I scream. We all scream for ice cream! SPARKY, Saving Paws Animal Rescue of Kentucky, is gearing up for a really fun and tasty event this Sunday. They're hosting a FREE Ice Cream 'Paw-ty' here in Owensboro and your dog is invited...
Bowling Green, KY Wildlife Rehab Seeking Help for Orphaned Twin Fawns
On Tuesday, August 22nd, Warren County Sherriff's office was alerted with a call of an unusual variety and found themselves in a life-saving effort.