NSW beaches will have more shark drones and listening stations in a boost to what the government says is the world's largest shark management program.
It's suspected the lions and tigers at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington caught COVID-19 from an asymptomatic zookeeper.
News of a mass dolphin kill in Denmark - the Scandinavian country, not our coastal town - is likely to horrify most West Australians.
In an Australian first, Victoria's eastern barred bandicoot population - a species once classed as extinct in the wild - has had its status downgraded.
Three Meerkat pups have been born during lockdown at Taronga Western Plains Zoo at Dubbo, NSW.
Victorians are being warned to look out for snakes as the warm spring weather has lured the reptiles out from winter hibernation.
Queensland anglers may have been deliberately feeding a 3.8-metre croc, which had to be trapped and moved from a beach in Townsville.
A Melbourne woman has been banned from owning a dog for five years after her pet poodle was found emaciated in a yard without access to food, water or shelter.
Notorious vegan activist Tash Peterson has returned to Perth’s Louis Vuitton store for a third time to protest what she believes is alleged animal cruelty in the ‘leather, wool and fur industry’.
Father’s Day at Perth Zoo has already been a stand-out, with Armani the giraffe getting to meet his two-day old daughter for the very first time.
Perth Zoo has announced the arrival of a baby giraffe with an adorable video of mum and bub, which bears a striking resemblance to iconic photograph ‘The Kiss’.
A small bird is creating big drama at Queensland's Carmichael mine as activists claim advice was ignored while the mining giant says the species is "thriving".
Werribee Open Range Zoo has welcomed its newest zebra foal, one of three to be born at the site this year.
A corridor of more than 2,500 kilometres of land would help koalas traverse through the bush unthreatened', proposes a new conservation plan.
Hardline activist Tash Peterson has led yet another protest at Perth’s Louis Vuitton store — a day after being charged for storming the same luxury boutique while covered in menstrual blood.
An animal protection officer had to call for back up when he discovered a 10-foot python stuck up a tree in Cambridgeshire.
A seven-year-old girl has suffered substantial facial injuries in a dog attack at her neighbour's home in northwest Tasmania.
Harvey’s bees are buzzing to help bolster a one-of-a-kind study into the quality of their venom — sold for as high as $300/g — and the benefits it can have to human health.
After disappearing from mainland Australia more than a century ago, 40 endangered brush-tailed bettongs have been reintroduced to South Australia.
Wildlife authorities have issued a bird swooping warning after a baby was killed when she and her mother were targeted at a Brisbane park earlier this month.
A father and his adult son have been charged with animal cruelty after allegedly leaving their dog to starve to within an inch of its life.
Four male penguins have paired up this nesting season at Melbourne aquarium, despite none of them being able to lay an egg.
Residents should keep an eye out for turtles, after an increased number have been swept up by frequent and powerful storms.
Conservationists are fearful for the survival of a whale that spent two days caught in a Gold Coast shark net as they call on the state government for change.
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