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
Study Reveals the Most Popular Fictional Dogs in Indiana, Kentucky, and Illinois
A study was done to determine the most trending fictional dog in every state by analyzing Google Trends search data for the most well-known fictional dogs
“Rent” a Dog for a Day – or Longer At This Southern Indiana Animal Rescue
Get up & get moving with a four-legged friend, without the commitment of a long-term adoption, thanks to It Takes a Village No-Kill Rescue's Rent a Dog program.
Oh My! Lions, Tigers, Bears, and More Exotic Animals That are All Perfectly Legal to Own in Indiana
Owning certain exotic animals is perfectly legal in Indiana, but there is a small catch.
You Might Be Surprised to Learn Why There Are So Many Spiders in This Wasp Nest
You wouldn't expect to see a wasp nest full of spiders, but it's pretty common, and the reason why is kinda cool and kinda terrifying.
Indiana Spider Reaches Celebrity Status on the Interweb
A gas station in Evansville is going viral with a picture of its new "pet" spider and the homemade sign asking to keep it safe.
Top 10 Veterinarians in the Tri-State Based on Your Votes
We asked who has the most knowledgeable doctors, compassionate vet techs, and friendliest staff in the area. After close to 8,000 votes, here are the results. #myvetsthebest
This Cute and Fuzzy Caterpillar Found in Kentucky Has a Brutal Sting
Despite its funny name and its cute look, you don't want to touch this fuzzy caterpillar.
Who's Your Favorite Veterinarian in the Tri-State?
Let's face it our pets are like family. We want them to live long and healthy lives. That's why it's important to choose a veterinarian you can trust. Who's your favorite?
Southern Indiana Family Discovers ‘Pittie Pancake Thief’ in Hilarious TikTok
We solved the mystery of the missing pancakes!
Illinois Dog Rides an Emotional Rollercoaster When She Gets a Tennis Ball Birthday Piñata
Bridget, a sweet dog from Illinois, was celebrating her birthday and all Bridget's mama wanted to do was give her a special birthday present. As you can see, Bridget ran the emotional roller coaster too when she realized that it was raining tennis balls from heaven!