Peacock missing in Duplin County

DUPLIN COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT) — A male peacock has been reported missing in Duplin County on Wednesday. Petie the peacock was last seen in the …

Veterinarians warn owners about rabies

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Two rabies cases in Onslow County have many veterinarians in the east on alert. Both cases involved raccoons that …

Tips on when & how to report animal abuse

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – The recent conviction of a Pitt County woman for animal abuse has brought awareness to possible preventative measu…

Protecting dogs from the heat of summer

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – In the heat of summer, it’s important for people to take extra measures to keep their furry friends safe. The heat…

Experts warn of snake dangers for pets

On Your Side

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Going out to check your garden might put you in direct contact with snakes. If you find them in your backyard, y…

Preventing pets from being poisoned

Health Watch

GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT) – During National Animal Poison Prevention Week, veterinarians are educating pet owners about what’s poisonous to pets…

Keeping pets safe during summer heat

Weather

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – Summer months are almost here, but temperatures are already soaring. And that means taking precautions when you …