It is estimated that Siberia is home to more than a million reindeer, but in recent decades, keeping track of the herds has been an impossible task
Researchers at the University of Buenos Aires hope that some bird species could help develop technology to synthesise speech for people who have lost
Being dragged two hours up the Atlantic coast by a hammerhead shark was probably not how one Florida university student planned on spending his
The Copenhagen zoo made famous around the world after slaying and publicly dissecting a giraffe named Marius last February is set to trigger further
A Tibetan mastiff puppy has been sold in China for the equivalent of 1.44 million euro, according to a report on Wednesday, in what could be the most
Hidden cameras have captured the adorable first moments of a trio of rare tigers at London Zoo.
The triplets were born to five-year-old Sumatran
A woman who put her kitten in a microwave oven for eating her goldfish has today been jailed.
Laura Cunliffe, 23, put her four-month-old pet inside
Australia is famous for its dangerous animals – it has more deadly snakes than anywhere else in the world and the saltwater crocodiles frequenting
A six-day old baby has died after reportedly being attacked by her family’s pet dog.
The baby girl died after being found at a property in New
Just days after Copenhagen Zoo made the controversial decision to put down a healthy giraffe named Marius, a second Danish zoo has announced it may
Ever wonder what your dog does all day whilst you’re at work? Does he just lounge around on the couch?
Well, thanks to a new collar produced by a
It is feared that Mexico’s Walking Fish may be on death row, if the species axolotl hasn’t already been killed off by pollution and
Though it’s not always visible to the naked eye, it’s the origin of our food, our fuel and the air we breathe.
Now, the French centre for
Once found in large numbers in northern Pakistan, the Himalayan brown bear is now a critically endangered species.
Only small populations can
A swarm of biting fish injured more than 70 people who were bathing at a popular beach in Argentina on Christmas, a medical official said on
The Danube Delta in Romania provides a critical refuge for several globally threatened species.
Home to about 330 different bird varieties –
On paper there was no contest – a hungry bear versus an 80-year-old shepherd.
But, remarkably, the octogenarian triumphed, unleashing kicks and
A hunter in Norway had a moose in his cross hairs – but missed and hit a man sitting on the toilet in a neaby cabin.
Norwegian police said the
This is the unlikely moment when two animals – more usually at each other’s throats – conspire to escape from their owner’s kitchen.
In this edition of Focus euronews’ Francois Chignac reports on ecotourism in The Gambia.
“The African continent is known for its wildlife and
The Gambia has many strengths that differentiate it from many tourist destinations. In just six hours flight from major European cities, this small
A small, exotic snake has been found on a Qantas Boeing 747 airliner, grounding 370 passengers in Sydney overnight.
Staff discovered the
(Photo credit: Rob McDougall)
With bated breath, the animal-loving world is waiting for Edinburgh Zoo’s giant panda to give birth. In Scotland
A Chinese zoo’s supposed “African lion” was exposed as a fraud when the dog used as a substitute started barking.
The zoo in the People’s Park of
Dolphins can identify with and respond to each other using a unique whistle, according to research published in the Proceedings of the National
Europe’s grassland butterfly population has dropped dramatically over the past 20 years, according to the European Environment Agency.