The American hunter who killed Zimbabwe’s beloved lion Cecil returned to his Minnesota dental practice on Tuesday (Sept. 8), where he was met by
MEPs have called for a permanent ban on the cloning of all farm animals, setting them on a potential collision course with EU governments. They voted
More than a dozen rare white lion and Siberian tiger cubs were let loose to frolic and play with delighted visitors at a safari park in Crimea’s
A large basking shark died after it was washed ashore in Lubec, Maine. The shark measured 30 feet long, according to local reports. The group of at
Around 40 kilograms of wool has been shorn from a sheep found near Australia’s capital, the RSPCA said on Thursday, making him unofficially the
Rescuers have evacuating exhausted and starving animals which became been trapped for days at a flooded zoo in the Russian city of Ussuriysk. So far
More 3,000 joggers and their dogs went for a run in Buenos Aires. The Dog Run 2015 was held under the banner: “Run with your best friend”, as the
Mystery surrounds how a penguin came to be wandering the streets in northern Peru.
The aquatic, flightless bird was picked up by police after
Giant panda Bao Bao celebrated turning two on Sunday with all the typical accoutrements – birthday cake, presents and scores of delighted onlookers
Police and forest officials rescued a baby elephant from a well in Andhra Pradesh, India, on Sunday 23 August. The rescue workers used a digger to
The only thing that could possibly make this plucky bear more at home is a poolside pina colada!
It was caught on camera taking a dip in a private
A British photography crew where allegedly evicted from the Packard Plant in Detroit, Michigan, yesterday (August 17) after bringing a live tiger on
Elephants never forget, they say. But did you remember that today, August 12, it is the annual celebration of these magnificent creatures? World
The US Coast Guard has helped 25 baby sea turtles return to their natural habitat. They took them 64 kilometers off the coast of Cape Canaveral
Normally Berlin's print museum is off limits to man's best friend, but this summer it opened its doors to the star attraction in the exhibition entitled 'Gone to the Dogs', an experience for human and
Two more American airlines have joined United and Delta in banning the transport of hunting trophies. US Airlines and American Airlines have now
At first, it doesn’t seem to be the best idea in the world: putting animal cruelty criminals in close contact with some dogs.
But that’s exactly
More than 50 canine competitors have been catching waves in California, as part of a dog surfing contest. The pooches posed on their boards as they
Four rare white lion cubs were shown to the public for the first time on Wednesday (July 29) at a safari park in the Russia-annexed Crimean
American dentist and trophy hunter Walter Palmer should be extradited for killing a lion during an illegal hunt, Zimbabwe’s environment minister has
Thousands of locusts swarming the Russian village Achikulak in Stavropol Krai are destroying crops, according to local reports. The Ministry of
The world’s only surviving giant panda triplets celebrated their first birthday at the Guangzhou Chimelong Safari Park in south China’s Guangdong
The selective hunting of big game wildlife for trophies is serious business in Africa. For aficionados, the ultimate goal is to bag the “Big Five”
A hunting operator is to appear in court in Zimbabwe for poaching and being involved in the death of Cecil, the star lion in the Hwange National
Giant panda Jia Jia celebrates her 37-year-old birthday at the Hong Kong Ocean Park.
Jia Jia, the oldest giant panda living in captivity, set a