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  • Riverbanks Zoo & Garden -- April 17, 2014

    Riverbanks Zoo & Garden -- April 17, 2014

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:48 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:48:38 GMT
    It's always a good time to head to the Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia and they have a lot going on. Susan O'Cain sat down with News Channel 6 Meteorologist Ed Bloodsworth to discuss all the changes.
    It's always a good time to head to the Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia and they have a lot going on. Susan O'Cain sat down with News Channel 6 Meteorologist Ed Bloodsworth to discuss all the changes.
  • Adopt-A-Pet: April 16, 2014

    Adopt-A-Pet: April 16, 2014

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-04-16 18:38:30 GMT
    The SPCA in Aiken appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on April 16th.
    The SPCA in Aiken appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on April 16th.
  • SeaWorld loses appeal in death by killer whale

    SeaWorld loses appeal in death by killer whale

    A federal appeals court has upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer at the theme park who was pulled under by a killer whale.
    A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale at the theme park.
  • Salmonella contamination prompts cat food recall

    Salmonella contamination prompts cat food recall

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:55:40 GMT
    Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats is being recalled.Abady Highest Quality Maintenance & Growth Formula for Cats is being recalled.
    The Robert Abady Dog Food Co is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb 15 lb boxes of "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance Growth Formula for Cats" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
    The Robert Abady Dog Food Co is recalling its 2 lb, 5 lb 15 lb boxes of "Abady Highest Quality Maintenance Growth Formula for Cats" because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
  • Two Dogs Fall in Love and Get Married

    Two Dogs Fall in Love and Get Married

    Friday, April 11 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-04-11 16:38:20 GMT
    Cute photo gallery of two dogs getting married.
    Cute photo gallery of two dogs getting married.
  • Abandoned croc captured at California strip mall

    Abandoned croc captured at California strip mall

    This is one crocodile that didn't want to become a handbag.
    This is one crocodile that didn't want to become a handbag.
  • VIDEO: peacock pecks Clearwater Police vehicle

    VIDEO: peacock pecks Clearwater Police vehicle

    Thursday, April 10 2014 9:26 PM EDT2014-04-11 01:26:18 GMT
    Video from the Clearwater Police Department shows a peacock pecking at a patrol car window.
    Video from the Clearwater Police Department shows a peacock pecking at a patrol car window.
  • Crocodile caught wandering around California mall

    Crocodile caught wandering around California mall

    After a while a crocodile has been turned over to officials who are pondering where to send the reptile a day after it was captured roaming around a Northern California shopping center.
    Don't shed any tears for a crocodile that was captured wandering outside a pet store at a Northern California shopping mall.
  • VIRAL VIDEO: Amazing Tricks From Jumpy The Dog

    VIRAL VIDEO: Amazing Tricks From Jumpy The Dog

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:42:23 GMT
    Jumpy doing what he knows best.
    Jumpy doing what he knows best.
  • Adopt-A-Pet: April 9, 2014

    Adopt-A-Pet: April 9, 2014

    Thursday, April 10 2014 12:21 AM EDT2014-04-10 04:21:13 GMT
    Photo from our Adopt-A-Pet segment that aired on April 9thPhoto from our Adopt-A-Pet segment that aired on April 9th
    Heartsong Animal Rescue appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon with Mary Morrison on April 9th.
    Heartsong Animal Rescue appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon with Mary Morrison on April 9th.
  • Animals Run for Mayor !

    Animals Run for Mayor !

    Monday, April 7 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-04-08 00:10:43 GMT
    The race for the next mayor in Divide, Colorado has turned into a real animal house.11 candidates are up for the new position -- but not a single one is human.
    The race for the next mayor in Divide, Colorado has turned into a real animal house.11 candidates are up for the new position -- but not a single one is human.
  • Riverbanks Zoo and Garden -- April 3, 2014

    Riverbanks Zoo and Garden -- April 3, 2014

    Friday, April 4 2014 9:00 AM EDT2014-04-04 13:00:42 GMT
    Spring time is a great time to check out the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia. Susan O'Cain sat down with News Channel's Mary Morrison to discuss an upcoming event and to learn more about the marbled salamander.
    Spring time is a great time to check out the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia. Susan O'Cain sat down with News Channel's Mary Morrison to discuss an upcoming event and to learn more about the marbled salamander.
  • Adopt-A-Pet -- April 2, 2014

    Adopt-A-Pet -- April 2, 2014

    Friday, April 4 2014 8:51 AM EDT2014-04-04 12:51:21 GMT
    The Aiken County Animal Shelter appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon April 2, 2014.
    The Aiken County Animal Shelter appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon April 2, 2014.
  • A Live Chupacabra Caught?

    A Live Chupacabra Caught?

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-02 16:05:07 GMT
    Photo of a creature a couple claims is a chupacabra (Credit: ABC News)Photo of a creature a couple claims is a chupacabra (Credit: ABC News)
    Tales of the elusive chupacabra continue to spread, but this time a Texas man says he has caught it alive? It's some kind of animal, but is it really a chupacabra? Janelle Bludau reports.
    Tales of the elusive chupacabra continue to spread, but this time a Texas man says he has caught it alive? It's some kind of animal, but is it really a chupacabra? Janelle Bludau reports.
  • German Shepard shot in the line of duty

    Hero Dog

    Hero Dog

    Friday, March 28 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-03-28 23:00:43 GMT
    A police dog is being deemed a hero -- 7 year old Bruno shot in the line of duty and severely wounded.Today, he's recovering and reuniting with his fellow officer -and best friend.Lara Spencer has the story.The bond is unexplainable. See in him the way he is it kills me. It's a reunion that Los Angeles police officer RJ Young was afraid mightnever come. Young being here is the most relaxed I can get dog yelps louder that's him just telling me when are we leaving lets get out of here.Just last...
    A police dog is being deemed a hero -- 7 year old Bruno shot in the line of duty and severely wounded.Today, he's recovering and reuniting with his fellow officer -and best friend.Lara Spencer has the story.The bond is unexplainable. See in him the way he is it kills me. It's a reunion that Los Angeles police officer RJ Young was afraid mightnever come. Young being here is the most relaxed I can get dog yelps louder that's him just telling me when are we leaving lets get out of here.Just last...
  • Man Rescues Baby Dead Porcupine From Dead Mother

    Man Rescues Baby Dead Porcupine From Dead Mother

    Friday, March 28 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-03-28 22:45:06 GMT
    Photo of a baby porcupine rescued from its dead motherPhoto of a baby porcupine rescued from its dead mother
    He went from searching for mushrooms...to finding a baby porcupine. Now, a Maine man is caring for that small animal after a strange turn of events. Jared Buzzell has his hands full...a wife, two kids, a baby, a dog...and now, a baby porcupine which is called Porcupett. Aly Myles reports.
    He went from searching for mushrooms...to finding a baby porcupine. Now, a Maine man is caring for that small animal after a strange turn of events. Jared Buzzell has his hands full...a wife, two kids, a baby, a dog...and now, a baby porcupine which is called Porcupett. Aly Myles reports.
  • Raccoon Exposes Person To Rabies In Aiken County

    Raccoon Exposes Person To Rabies In Aiken County

    Friday, March 28 2014 5:39 PM EDT2014-03-28 21:39:43 GMT
    Raccoon Rabies graphicRaccoon Rabies graphic
    One person has been recommended to undergo post-exposure treatment after being exposed to rabies by a raccoon that tested positive for the disease in the southern portion of Aiken County.
    One person has been recommended to undergo post-exposure treatment after being exposed to rabies by a raccoon that tested positive for the disease in the southern portion of Aiken County.
  • New Walmart Hires 300, 25 Military Veterans

    New Walmart Hires 300, 25 Military Veterans

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-03-26 18:03:55 GMT
    The new Walmart on Wrightsboro Road opened bright and early Wednesday morning with a ribbon cutting.Mayor Deke Copenhaver and several local officials were in attendance.The Chamber of Commerce says they are excited for the economic impact of the store, located on Wrightsboro Road and North Leg Road. It has already created about 300 jobs -- and about 10 percent of the store staff is made up of military veterans. Our Julie Parise met one veteran who says that before Walmart hired her, she was h...
    The new Walmart on Wrightsboro Road opened bright and early Wednesday morning with a ribbon cutting.Mayor Deke Copenhaver and several local officials were in attendance.The Chamber of Commerce says they are excited for the economic impact of the store, located on Wrightsboro Road and North Leg Road. It has already created about 300 jobs -- and about 10 percent of the store staff is made up of military veterans. Our Julie Parise met one veteran who says that before Walmart hired her, she was h...
  • 4th Annual Beautiful Bulldog Contest

    Bulldog Beauty

    Bulldog Beauty

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-03-25 23:22:23 GMT
    It's great to be a Georgia Bulldog, but it turns out its not too bad to be a South Carolina Bulldog either!The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina held their fourth annual Beautiful Bulldog Contest inspired by the school's mascot.The contest is sponsored by the school's football association and serves as a fundraiser both for the care of the dogs as well as for scholarships to Citadel students.Awards included best tail wager, best smile, best personality and best costume.
    It's great to be a Georgia Bulldog, but it turns out its not too bad to be a South Carolina Bulldog either!The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina held their fourth annual Beautiful Bulldog Contest inspired by the school's mascot.The contest is sponsored by the school's football association and serves as a fundraiser both for the care of the dogs as well as for scholarships to Citadel students.Awards included best tail wager, best smile, best personality and best costume.
  • Horses Seized During Weekend Raid In Trenton

    Horses Seized During Weekend Raid In Trenton

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-03-25 21:34:34 GMT
    Mug shot of Stephen Zukowski (Credit: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)Mug shot of Stephen Zukowski (Credit: Edgefield County Sheriff's Office)
    According to EdgefieldDaily.com, the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office seized and removed several horses from a Trenton, South Carolina farm this weekend.
    According to EdgefieldDaily.com, the Edgefield County Sheriff's Office seized and removed several horses from a Trenton, South Carolina farm this weekend.
  • Two Shark Bites Reported In Florida Over The Weekend

    Two Shark Bites Reported In Florida Over The Weekend

    Monday, March 24 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-03-24 22:01:33 GMT
    It's the tail end of shark migration season in Florida, but it's the front end you have to worry about. Sharks took a bite out of 2 beach goers this past weekend.
    It's the tail end of shark migration season in Florida, but it's the front end you have to worry about. Sharks took a bite out of 2 beach goers this past weekend.
  • And They're Off! Aiken Spring Steeplechase This Weekend

    And They're Off! Aiken Spring Steeplechase This Weekend

    Friday, March 21 2014 9:14 AM EDT2014-03-21 13:14:18 GMT
    There will be big hats, bow ties and big time fun to be had at the Aiken Steeplechase on Saturday.
    There will be big hats, bow ties and big time fun to be had at the Aiken Steeplechase on Saturday.
  • Adopt-A-Pet -- March 19, 2014

    Adopt-A-Pet -- March 19, 2014

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-03-19 17:30:30 GMT
    The Aiken County Animal Services appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on March 19th with Mary Morrison.
    The Aiken County Animal Services appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on March 19th with Mary Morrison.
  • Beautiful Addition to USC-Aiken

    Beautiful Addition to USC-Aiken

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-03-19 01:20:29 GMT
    Check out the new statue on USC Aiken's campus. This horse fountain was unveiled in the Nat Stenson circle in front of the Penland Administration building.Coach and Patty Abshire are responsible for the
    Check out the new statue on USC Aiken's campus. This horse fountain was unveiled in the Nat Stenson circle in front of the Penland Administration building.Coach and Patty Abshire are responsible for the
  • Special Dogs Star in Movie

    Special Dogs Star in Movie

    Sunday, March 16 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-03-16 19:21:26 GMT
    A movie about abandoned pooches and the South Carolina volunteers who rescue them from high-kill shelters is scheduled for screening in Darlington.    The Florence Morning News reports the film "The Lucky
    A movie about abandoned pooches and the South Carolina volunteers who rescue them from high-kill shelters is scheduled for screening in Darlington.    The Florence Morning News reports the film "The Lucky
  • Adopt-A-Pet

    Adopt-A-Pet

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 2:17 PM EDT2014-03-12 18:17:39 GMT
    The Humane Society of Morgan County appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on March 12th.
    The Humane Society of Morgan County appeared on WJBF News Channel 6 at Noon on March 12th.
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