After decades of effort, numbers of the North Island brown kiwi are finally increasing, delighting New Zealand's conservationists.
A zebra baby boom is in full swing at Victoria's Werribee Open Range Zoo, with the facility welcoming its fourth foal in 12 months and first colt in four years.
A misconception that rabbits and guinea pigs are low-maintenance and rising dog breeder prices are behind a spike in pocket pet surrenders at animal shelters.
A WA couple have been sentenced over the animal cruelty of two dogs, who have been described by the RSPCA WA as some of the skinniest dogs they’ve ever seen.
Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance at a Tokyo zoo.
A wetland on the Murrumbidgee River has been brought to life digitally through an interactive website which shows the impact of environmental flows.
An endangered species of wren in northern Australia may be saving itself by mating out of season, scientists have discovered.
A woman in the US suspected of driving under the influence hit a deer, put it alive in the boot of her car and continued driving, only to be stopped by police.
A Malayan tiger has been shot dead after grabbing the arm of a man who was either feeding or petting it at a Florida zoo
A pygmy hippo calf has died suddenly at Sydney's Taronga Zoo, only a month after she was born in what keepers lauded as an important moment for the species.
The animals at Sydney's Taronga Zoo have been enjoying edible festive wreaths and a winter wonderland as an early Christmas treat.
Feeling like you need a boost this Wednesday? These adorable images captured at Perth Zoo should do the trick.
Inadvertently trapped family pets, often needing limbs amputated, have prompted a reminder from the RSPCA about the penalties of using illegal animal traps.
Koala scat and a squawk-like sound they make during mating season are among the clues researchers will be hunting for as they count koalas in NSW.
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium has welcomed a new gentoo penguin chick, Charlie, ahead of Christmas.
The NSW government and Koala Conservation Australia have purchased almost 200 hectares of koala habitat to help double the species' population by 2050.
Pets should be vaccinated against COVID-19, new research has warned — or they could become ‘reservoirs’ for the virus.
Specialist Victorian firefighters have rescued two dogs from mineshafts in separate incidents in the same week.
Fox baiting will be conducted in northeast Victoria to assist one of the state's most threatened marsupials in their recovery from the Black Summer bushfires.
A Victorian man has been jailed for 18 months after he admitted to using dogs to hunt and kill native wildlife over a 21-month period.
A British man has described being attacked by a pack of about 20 wild otters that trampled him to the ground in Singapore's Botanic Gardens.
A newly discovered skink species in Southland's Mataura Range and a gecko in Nelson Lakes National Park have delighted New Zealand conservationists.
A rare newborn pygmy hippopotamus calf - dubbed a tiny watermelon on legs - has made her debut at Sydney's Taronga Zoo.
Saudi authorities have conducted their biggest-ever crackdown on camel beauty contestants that received Botox injections and other artificial touch-ups.
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