A snake covered with hundreds of ticks was saved by snake catchers in Australia
As part of an ambitious restoration project, an ancient species of land iguana returned to Santiago Island after 200 years.
The two men leapt off the train and carefully shovelled snow from around the chamois until it could pull itself out and make its way to a forest.
The dog, named Marci, ventured onto the frozen lake but became trapped on a patch of very thin ice.
Zoo animals welcome recycled Christmas trees
18 African penguins get a new home at Rome zoo
A group of giraffes has been brought to a park in Costa Rica in the hope of creating a genetic bank.
The aim is that they will eventually reproduce and help save the species.
However, these animals could help slow climate change in the region.
Warmer winters mean more rain, which in turn traps reindeer food under a layer of ice.
Watch: Charity shares heartbreaking video of dog being abandoned at Christmas
Heidi turned two on December 20 and spends her days exploring her habitat with her mother Sophia.
A Falklands island with five different species of penguins and a nearly six-kilometre long sandy beach is up for sale.
The temporary ban is to prevent people from spontaneously getting a pet for Christmas only to return it to the shelter afer the holidays.
A zoo in Japan gives it penguin population Christmas appeal by dressing them up as santas for a special festive parade.
Brexit, Nepal, football, protests and pygmy killer wales feature among Euronews‘ No Comment highlights and lowlights of the past seven days.
Early results suggest that Swiss voters have rejected a proposal to give domestic laws precedence over international statutes, an outcome which critics said would compromise its global agreements and damage its economy.
At least three cats have died after two were stabbed to death and five injured in attacks within one mile (1.6km) of a residential area in southeast England.
Environmental NGOs have warned that pledges on paper to protect sites in the Natura 2000 network of core breeding and resting sites for rare and threatened species were not being fulfilled.
Thousands of farm animals and pets were moved from Ojai and Malibu, California, by rescue workers on Saturday and Sunday as wildfires raged across the US state.
Scapegoat found as Paris Metro brought to a halt by four-legged commuter
Trick or treatment? Programming zoo animals to keep calm for the vet
Events promoting animal welfare and sustainable living in Europe.
A man has jumped into a freezing river in St Petersburg to rescue his dog after it slipped and fell in.
The discovery came after another cub was found in an apartment in a Paris suburb.
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