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Pets & Animals
This Missouri Retriever is a Mom to These Ducks and a Rooster
Some families have unique parenting situations. That reality also applies to a Branson, Missouri dog who has been a mom to ducks and a rooster since they were little.
Yes, a Midwest Woman Really Did Get Whizzed on by a Squirrel
And you thought you were having a bad day. A new video is proof that a Midwest woman really did get whizzed on by a very impolite squirrel.
Unique Indiana Shelter Cat Looks Like a Cute Mouse [VIDEO]
Come meet Pico at the VHS!
Evansville Thrift Store Expands to Boonville With Sales Helping Local Animal Shelters
I love a good thrift store find! Nothing is better than scoring a good deal, except maybe when that good deal also helps local animals in need!
MASSSIVE Rattlesnake Spotted in Chattanooga, Tennessee [VIDEO]
What would you have done in this situation?
This Missouri Calf Named Loona Refuses to Share the Cow Sprinkler
Some calves are hogs. Seriously. I can prove it with video showing a Missouri calf who hogs the cow sprinkler all to herself. Her name is Loona and Loona doesn't share. At all.
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.
Oh Hay! Come See Inside the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY
Marketed as an "Equine Theme Park" you can literally spend all day "horsing around." Ha! Only in Kentucky, right?!
A Turkey Broke Into a Midwest Apartment, Police Try to Apprehend
It's not easy being a police officer. Don't believe me? Watch a Midwestern police force that was called to an apartment break-in only to learn the "offender" was a wild turkey. Then, the fun began.
Dog Lost Since June Found Alive and Well in a Missouri Cave
Too many stories these days don't have a happy ending. Fortunately, this one does. A dog who was lost since early June was just found alive an well 500 feet down in a Missouri cave.
Watch Chaos in St. Louis as Chickens Ruin New Cement Project
Here are two things that should always be kept separate. Chickens and cement. Some workers in St. Louis learned this recently as their fancy new cement project and chickens collided which led to chaos.
Watch 2 Midwest Dogs Act Innocent After They Made a Hole in Fence
Let me tell you the story of two Midwestern dogs. One was a Saint Bernard and the other wasn't, but they both wanted to play together. There was a fence between them and something had to be done. New video shows what happened when they were caught red-handed (or is that red-pawed?) after they made a hole in the fence and tried to act innocent.