Stylish pooches: Strutz canine fashion show – in pictures

More than 40 dogs took part in the Strutz canine fashion show in Chelsea, London, hosted by Love My Human, including rescued dogs...

Cat-sized deer is found for first time in 30 years

They are shy and solitary creatures weighing less than 10lbs (Picture: AFP)A ‘mouse-deer’ that has not been documented alive for three decades has...

Baboon roaming northern Joburg captured at Sandton hotel

The male baboon who had been roaming the streets of northern Johannesburg was safely captured at a Sandton hotel on Monday afternoon. News24...

New Zealand twitchy amid claims of Russian meddling in bird of the year contest

It’s an election that has spawned meme wars, full-size billboards, trash talking between rival campaigns, and now, accusations of Russian electoral fraud. Organisers...

How you can donate and help with the NSW and Queensland bushfires

The scale and ferocity of bushfires sweeping NSW and Queensland is testing the resources of firefighters, charities, and animal rescue groups. Many have...

Adani mine could snuff out black-throated finch’s last chances of survival

The black-throated finch is a refugee. For decades, progress has forced the small, rotund, patchwork finch to retreat to a few pockets of...

Miniature fanged 'deer' rediscovered tiptoeing through Vietnam's coastal forests

Global Wildlife Conservation and partners Southern Institute of Ecology and Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research have rediscovered a species lost to...

New fossil pushes back physical evidence of insect pollination to 99 million years ago

A new study co-led by researchers in the U.S. and China has pushed back the first-known physical evidence of insect flower pollination to...

New vaccine protects from widespread, costly infection, mice study shows

A newly developed experimental vaccine was more than eighty percent effective in protecting mice from succumbing to Staphylococcus aureus infection. S. aureus causes...

Pack of hounds filmed decapitating fox in legal hunt

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video This disturbing footage shows a pack of hounds ripping...