Simba the lion was rescued and taken to an animal shelter in Chelyabinsk, southern Russia, but many other cubs have not been as fortunate.
A loss of habitat due to bushfires in Australia puts the vulnerable species at even greater risk.
UNEP have launched a new monitoring programme to save endangered snow leopards in Kyrgyzstan.
We consider the ethics of using animals on social media for entertainment and education.
There are now fewer than 4,000 tigers left in the wild, down from 100,000 in the early 1900s.
The coronavirus pandemic could offer an opportunity for circuses to transition away from shows involving animals.
Orangutans share 97 per cent of their DNA with humans so a rehabilitation centre in Indonesia decided to take extra care.
Chester Zoo conservationists did a 'virtual zoo day' on Instagram with a family of red pandas.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) reported a population growth of around 2.5 per cent each year between 2012 and 2018.
A zoo near Chicago in the US used its redundant Christmas trees to give animals a post-holiday treat.
Krefeld zoo is expected to rebuild its ape house as donations pour in following the blaze but animal rights activists have decried the proposal.
It's eight years since the zoo last welcomed a polar bear cub into the world
Fireworks might be pretty but they can have a unexpected environmental impact.
The Organization for Research and Conservation of Aquatic Animals on Saturday returned six young sea lions to the ocean, at Wakama Beach, Peru.