Traffic policemen and pedestrians were involved in an eight-hour chase to recover escaped piglets in south China. More than 400 piglets escaped from
Zoos in Rome and Madrid hand out ice pops and frozen fruit to the animals, to help them cool down during the heatwave.
After his Marine partner is killed in action in Afghanistan, military working dog Max is unable to remain in service. Back in the US, the only human
Europe’s most precious wildlife and their habitats face their biggest threat in a generation amid a Brussels drive to kickstart economic growth, it’s
A giant panda gave birth to twin female cubs at a panda breeding center in Chengdu City, China. It is the world’s first set of giant panda twins born
With a little nudge from mum Petre, Obi, the new pygmy hippopotamus calf at Melbourne Zoo took to the water for the first time on Thursday. Obi was
The death toll following the floods in the Georgian capital Tblisi has risen to 20 following the death of a man who was savaged by a white tiger that
Residents of Georgia’s capital were warned to stay inside on Sunday after tigers, lions, a hippopotamus and other animals escaped from the zoo when
At least nine people are reported dead as a result of torrential flooding in the Georgian capital Tbilisi on Sunday. Heavy rain caused a river in the
A country known for its six-star hotels is now catering to its four-legged friends.
My Second Home, the world’s largest lodge and play area for
Belarus holds the 17th European deer calling championship with contestants trying to imitate deer mating grunts.
An American tourist has been mauled to death by a lion at a popular wildlife park near Johannesburg, South Africa. Despite park signs, staff believed
Cassius, the world’s largest and oldest crocodile, celebrated his 112th birthday at his retirement home on idyllic Green Island, a Great Barrier Reef
Ten crocodiles with a rich heritage dating back to the Cold War return to Cuba. Their parents were Castro and Hilly presented by Fidel Castro to the
His name was Alan and he was beaten to death live on the radio.
In a live broadcast, hosts of a Danish radio station killed a baby rabbit by
A red-crowned crane found itself in a tiger enclosure at the Fuyang wildlife park in Hangzhou city, China. Keeping calm, it faced off the two giant
A drone hovers above Tanzania’s Tarangire National Park its function is to herd on-the-move elephants away from danger. The bee-like buzzing ushers
A black bear with three cubs chased a group of picture-taking tourists on a bridge in Yellowstone National Park, in the US state of Wyoming this
In March and April, seven new-born golden monkeys joined a nature reserve in northwest China, enlarging the family of this highly-endangered species
Ten tons of ivory have been ground into the dust in Dubai as the United Arab Emirates seeks to show smugglers and the world that it is tackling the
Villagers and forest officials in south India came to the rescue of a two-year-old elephant calf trapped inside an unused well.
Customs officials in Thailand have seized 3.1 tonnes of African elephant ivory, worth over 5 million euros. Some 511 pieces, originating from
Feline family ties proved essential at a zoo in Japan after a newly born white tiger cub fell into a pool of water, and had to get his brothers to
Marine turtles are among the most endangered species on the planet. In an attempt to assist in the preservation of these unique creatures
Japan says it hopes to resume its Arctic whale hunt at the end of the year despite opposition from an expert panel. It says it hopes to win over The
An extremely rare black flamingo has been spotted on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, exciting nature lovers who said it may be the only bird of