The Water Bowl: Meredith Vieira Brings Her Dog to Her Last Day at 'Today'
06/09/2011 AT 11:30 AM EDT
Meredith Vieira had many special moments on her last day as co-host of Today – and she brought her collie-sheepdog mix with her to share some of them with her. Sporting a bright red bandanna, Jasper got to run through the set with Vieira on Wednesday as she greeted cheering fans. –The Today Show
A blind woman had to put her seeing-eye dog in the trunk of a taxi cab in Colorado because the driver said he was allergic. He has since been suspended. –ABC News
The mystery writer Lilian Jackson Braun, author behind the "Cat Who" series, has died. She began the series with The Cat Who Could Read Backwards. She was 97. –New York Times
Soap.com's parent company, which also owns Diapers.com, has announced that it will soon launch a site for pet owners, called Wag.com. –Chicago Sun-Times
It isn't just the heat you have to worry about when it comes to your pets. As more cicadas make appearances in yards, more animals have been eating them and getting sick. –BaltimoreSun.com