These stories are worth a click

By People Staff
Updated June 17, 2010 09:25 PM

These stories are worth a click:

The Miami heiress Gail Posner died in March and left her three dogs, including a Chihuahua named Conchita, her $8.3 million mansion, along with a $3 million trust fund. Her only son is attempting to revoke the will. –Wall Street Journal

Cat owners are giving their indoor pets a taste of the outdoors –with catios, or patios for cats. Using DIY skills, they have wrapped their decks and balconies with netting to keep their cats safe, while allowing them to get some fresh air. –New York Times

Would you take a course on religion and animals? What about in animal law? These types of courses are gaining in popularity, and ask if “humans are morally obligated to treat other living beings with respect and care.” –

The dog ate cats? Five of them? Not real ones, just tiny toys that were no more than two inches tall. Luckily, the West Highland white terrier survived. –Mail Online

Dolphins, sharks, crabs, birds and other wildlife are essentially running away from the Gulf oil spill, fleeing into shallower waters and to places they would normally never go. The behavior signals that their normal habitats are not suitable. –AP