The measure by Republican Rep. Anthony Cook of Cicero was approved Monday on a vote of 80-14.
Animals including horses can pick up diseases through mosquito bites.
A patchwork of rules regulates concentrated animal feeding operations throughout the state. But in White County, they're working to protect their waterways.
An outbreak of avian flu in states across the Midwest earlier this year prompted the Indiana Board of Animal Health to issue a ban on poultry shows.
Some Indiana students want the firefly named as the official state insect; the governor is expected to sign the budget today. Read more in our headline roundup.
The Brown County humane society promotes their foster program which has dramatically lowered the euthanasia rate.
Bats are on the move, looking for places to roost on their way to their winter habitats.
In our “History Through Headlines” segment, we take a look back at what was making headlines.
The number of deer harvested in Indiana in 2013 decreased 8 percent from 2012.
More than 70 Monroe County residents are now infected with the virus.