Australia has long been known for housing terrifying eight-legged creatures and video showing a huntsman spider carrying a mouse has only reaffirmed
Pro-independence politicians and animal rights activists have condemned the Madrid court decision saying the region had no right to ban bullfighting.
An RSPCA official has spoke of his horror of one of the worst cases of animal cruelty he has ever seen.
A mother Humpback whale received the assistance from the Sea World Rescue Team to free her calf who was entangled in Shark Control netting in Australia.
The world’s oldest giant panda in captivity has died in Hong Kong aged 38.
It was party time for Chinese giant panda cubs Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue as they celebrated their first birthday at the Toronto Zoo.
Visitors to Berlin zoo can now access a whole bunch of extra information on the animals thanks to an app powered by beacon technology.
A humpback whale stranded on a sandbank in Queensland, Australia was helped to safety by her calf on Friday morning (October 7).
An Andean condor, who was treated in a Buenos Aires zoo following a gun shot wound, has been released into the wild of North Western Argentina this week.
The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) in Singapore released footage yesterday, October 4, of a rescue attempt in which a cat had become stuck on a ledge 12 stories…
A woman in North Australia stunned onlookers as she averted confrontation with a 4-metre-long saltwater crocodile using only her flip-flop.
A man from Montana, United States, has recounted his incredibly lucky escape when faced with a grizzly bear, which attacked him twice in the space of 10 minutes.
Hundreds of pet owners have had their animals blessed at a Manila shopping mall on Saturday, ahead of the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of…
A softhearted fire crew in the Chinese city of Shizuishan have freed a kitten after it got itself stuck whilst playing in a piece of piping.
The world’s most trafficked mammal has gained special protection after more than a million were poached from the wild in the last decade.
A surge in elephant and rhino poaching in Africa is the backdrop to the latest meeting of CITES – the UN’s Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species in…
A British researcher and designer has won a prize in this year’s Ig Nobel spoof awards for his excellent work impersonating an Alpine goat.
Perth Zoo tortoise still partying at 50 A Galapagos tortoise at Australia’s Perth Zoo celebrated his 50th birthday on Monday.
A kitten had a succession of near misses when it found itself in the middle of a busy motorway in Kaliningrad, Russia.
Five meteorologists working on Russia’s Izvesti Tsik Islands are trapped in their base, and have been for almost two weeks, because they are besieged by polar…
Georgiana and Pietro have been rescued from the rubble of their respective homes more than two weeks after the tremor struck.
The mother of the only giant panda twins to be born in the US has delivered a second set of twins, Zoo Atlanta has confirmed. Three years ago, Lun
Every Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selection of stories from Europe and beyond which did not reach the international headlines Barack Obama creates the world’s lar