SEE: Striking pictures of marmots in action

2018-07-18 20:23

Photographer Robert Haasman spent time with marmots in the mountains of Austria, capturing cute and characterful images.

Another endangered black rhino dies after Kenya transfer

2018-07-17 21:00

Kenyan authorities say a ninth critically endangered black rhino has died after being moved from the capital to a new wildlife park.

WATCH: Nearly 300 crocodiles killed in revenge attack

2018-07-17 14:56

After a crocodile at a breeding farm killed a man in Indonesia, a nearby village took matters into its own hands and slaughtered nearly 300 crocodiles in a revenge attack.

Indonesian mob slaughters 'hundreds' of crocs in revenge attack

2018-07-16 08:45

An angry mob has slaughtered nearly 300 crocodiles in Indonesia after a local man was killed by one of the reptiles, authorities have said.

Authorities ducking and diving over Umbabat lion trophy hunt

2018-07-10 15:32

An extraordinary cat and mouse game is being played out in Mpumalanga over the baiting and shooting of what could be a much-loved Umbabat Reserve pride male lion named Skye.

Seven baboons killed after permits granted to Constantia farms

2018-07-07 08:53

Seven baboons were killed since permits were granted to two Constantia farms plagued by their raiding, but conservation authorities and experts have warned of the deeper complexities of the situation.

WATCH: Uncertain future for forest foraging pigs in Serbia

2018-07-06 18:24

In Serbia, Mangalitsa pigs dig up forest floors in search of acorns, helping create fertile alluvial soil. But pig herders are a dying breed. Is the tradition at risk?

Lions eat 3 suspected poachers at Eastern Cape game reserve

2018-07-05 16:11

At least three suspected poachers who were apparently hunting for rhinos have been mauled to death and eaten by lions at an Eastern Cape game reserve, the owner says.

'It’s much crueller to let a giraffe die of old age’: SA experts weigh in on Tess Talley hunting outrage

2018-07-05 15:13

Despite strong social media backlash about a rare black giraffe that was killed by a US woman, hunting giraffes in South Africa is legal as long as the proper permission has been obtained from the game farm in question.

'It's called conservation': US woman under fire for killing 'rare' giraffe in SA hits back

2018-07-04 10:09

A Kentucky-born woman sparked worldwide outrage on social media after posting pictures of a black giraffe she killed during a hunting trip in South Africa.


WATCH: Florida policeman 'chases' tortoise

2018-07-17 21:53

A policeman got into a dramatic chase – with a large tortoise. Deputy Bryan Bowman of Marion county sheriff's office in Florida filmed the encounter.

Police post mugshot of lost dog, bail paid in cookies

2018-07-17 17:22

A dog is home after police in a New Jersey shore town posted its mugshot on social media.

Two suspected poachers killed in Loskop Nature Reserve shootout

2018-07-16 11:18

Two suspected poachers have been killed and a policeman wounded at the Loskop Dam Nature Reserve in Mpumalanga.

10-year-old electrocuted after trying to rescue kittens

2018-07-11 13:45

New Boston authorities are currently investigating matters of how the incident occurred in the first place.

Abused lion cub rescued from Paris finds new home in South Africa

2018-07-10 12:36

A lion cub rescued from a Paris apartment has found a new life... in South Africa.

Superhero dog uses FaceTime to connect with hospitalised owner

2018-07-07 07:24

A superhero dog, who fought off her owner's hijacker and lived to bark the tale, is fast mastering the art of using technology to connect with her while she recovers in hospital.

WATCH: stranded Arctic fox saved from iceberg

2018-07-05 18:41

This Arctic Fox was stranded on a teetering iceberg when this couple spotted the starving and helpless animal.

WATCH: Syria's 'catman' gives dozens of kittens in Aleppo a home

2018-07-05 16:05

Ambulance driver Mohamad Alaa Al-Jalil has opened a shelter for 80 cats abandoned by families fleeing Syria's war.

WATCH: The hot-blooded panda who saved his species

2018-07-04 10:48

This smooth operator's bedroom skills helped reinvigorate his species.

Science hope for threatened koalas

2018-07-03 14:49

Australia's koalas, their very existence imperilled, face a more hopeful future thanks to scientists cracking its genetic code, a study has found.

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