These stories are worth a click

By People Staff
Updated February 19, 2010 04:16 PM

These stories are worth a click:

An escaped circus zebra led police on a wild chase through Atlanta, even stopping at the CNN Center. The 12-year-old zebra was eventually captured and soothed by his handler. –The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A customs dog bit a 4-year-old girl in the abdomen at the Dulles International Airport during a training exercise. The girl was taken to the hospital. –AP via

Antoine F. Goetschel is currently Europe’s only animal lawyer, but next month, Swiss voters will decide whether every state in the country should have a dedicated public prosecutor who represents the interests of pets and farm animals in court. –AP via Google

The ASPCA helped rescue 26 Georgia pit bulls from a property used for dog fighting. Another 27 dogs were found dead. –ASPCA

A New York City dog named Sugar was held for ransom, then reunited with his owners after six days thanks to the help of a good Samaritan. –New York Daily News

A therapist in Charleston has helped set up a local pet food pantry for her struggling community. She didn’t want pet owners to have to surrender or abandon their pets because they couldn’t afford to feed them. –