A large number of MEPs elected in May are new to the European Parliament, we meet two of them finding their way in Brussels.
The U.S. Senator was answering a question about the pay gap for minority women when the man interrupted, saying he had a "much bigger idea.”
“This is a huge victory. It is the largest win for farm animal welfare, ever. Not only that, it is the largest coalition that has been brought about in the name of farm animal welfare. We are phenomenally proud of this collaborative effort."
Free-roaming cows in Poland, whose intended slaughter had sparked a national outcry, have secured a last-minute reprieve.
An ambulance service for pets is now available in Hong Kong, China, to care for animals in emergency situations.
The service started with a modified small bus and now has three ambulances equipped with oxygen, bandages and medical supplies.
The luxury fashion house is joining its contemporaries in making this historic decision after years of lobbying.
A routine medical check on a 12-year-old polar bear at Brookfield Zoo in the United States has been carried out to extract a sample for artificial insemination.
Conservation experts at the British Antarctic Survey say that normally around eight percent of the world population of emperor penguins breeds in Halley Bay. A recent study found that in 2016 and 2017, there was no breeding in Halley Bay and last year there was only a little.
Lawmakers are pushing a measure that would ban the sale of all new fur products in the city.
Animal welfare could be set for a boost in Europe as campaigners prepare an unprecedented assault on May's elections.
Russia's 'whale jail' set to close after international outcry
Italy's fire brigade rescued a cow stranded near the coast in Stintino, Italy.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin has been heavily criticised over a "whale prison" in the far east of the country, which is run by companies involved in trafficking.
Venezuelan pets are abandoned because owners can't feed them, but animal rescue groups are trying to help.
A pig race provided light entertainment for spectators during the first day of the Chinese New Year in Langmushui Village in the county-level city of Duyun in southwest China's Guizhou Province.
A sanctuary in Thailand hopes classical music can 'rehabilitate the souls' of the old, overworked and disabled elephants it cares for.
Previously captive cetaceans are to be rehabilitated in a wild environment.
Scotland will review cull laws after a picture of an American TV presenter with her hunt caused outrage on social media.
Dozens of pets got a special blessing at Lima's Saint Francis Monastery on Sunday during a special mass for four-legged friends and other pets.
Around 300 endangered turtles were killed off the coast of southern Mexico.
Two years ago, The Paris Aquarium decided to open a new kind of sanctuary: one entirely dedicated to the humble and ubiquitous goldfish.
A carousel using real ponies in Brussels has drawn criticism on social media, with users labelling it "disgusting" and "unacceptable".
The decision means customers will no longer be able to purchase tickets to SeaWorld in Florida or Loro Parque in Tenerife from the company as of next summer.