These stories are worth a click

By People Staff
December 22, 2010 06:38 PM

These stories are worth a click:

He has his lei ready! For the first time ever, Bo has gone along with his family to Hawaii on their annual holiday vacation. The First Dog had to go through a quarantine program to meet the state’s rabies requirements. –

A bald cat with a wrinkled face and a fur-covered chest has been getting lots of attention for being so ugly. His name is Ugly Bat Boy and he spends most of his time at a veterinary hospital in New Hampshire. –BBC News

A veterinarian in North Carolina is keeping a cat until its owners pay the $700 owe for the emergency urinary tract procedure the cat underwent last week. The owner tried to pay $200 but the hospital refused to release the cat. –Unleashed

A 20-year-old Texas man has admitted to shooting and killing two cats with a bow and arrow. A neighbor says she saw him dressed as a cowboy and that he has a history of shooting strays. –

A growing number of therapists are using dogs as “assistants” in the office to help calm their patients and to cheer them up. The dogs get to know the patients as well as the doctors do. –