These stories are worth a click

By People Staff
Updated December 16, 2009 04:23 PM

These stories are worth a click:

Veined octopi have been spotted grabbing coconut shells from ocean sand and running with them to later use as shelter. They put themselves at great risk in the process, because they are a “pure rump steak…for any predator.” –BBC News

Sarah Jessica Parker and Hugh Grant had different takes on working with their bear co-star in Did You Hear About the Morgans? Parker preferred human interaction, but Grant says the bear “turned out to be a real honey. Just wanted to get it right.” –

Authorities in a Texas raid of an exotic animal delivery company discovered approximately 20,000 snakes, rodents and other animals, some of which were starving or dead. –AP via Google

The Los Angeles City Council may require city residents to microchip their recovered pets. The funds would help pay for shelter services. –Los Angeles Times

A New Hampshire bride-to-be had a special kind of bridal shower: she asked her friends and family to provide donations to her local Humane Society. Guests came loaded with food, pet beds and supplies, and donations will be made to the shelter as wedding favors. –Winnisquam Echo

There’s always a secret war going on in the canine and feline universe. The trailer for Cats & Dogs – The Revenge of Kitty Galore takes us in undercover. –Warner Bros.