Yupik the polar bear dies after 25 years in warm Mexican zoo

2018-11-17 12:08

Yupik the polar bear has died after spending more than 25 years in a barren enclosure at a warm Mexican zoo.

One man's tireless search for his adopted brother in California fires

2018-11-17 07:43

His mouth agape and his hands on his head in disbelief, Jhonathan Clark walks through the charred rubble that was once his home in the California town of Paradise, virtually destroyed by wildfires.

WATCH: Special baby formula for lactose intolerant orphan kangaroos

2018-11-15 12:12

Orphan kangaroos, koalas and other indigenous Australian animals need specialised feeding when they're being hand-reared.

WATCH: Loyal pup waits for dead owner for more than 80 days

2018-11-13 19:38

For almost three months, a puppy has been patiently waiting for the return of its owner – on the spot where she was killed.

Lion cub found inside luxury car in Paris

2018-11-13 10:25

A lion cub has been found in a flashy car on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, a police source says, the latest incidence of the fluffy-but-fierce animal apparently being kept as a pet.

A dog received a lifesaving kidney donation from one of her puppies

2018-11-12 20:52

Star, a rescue dog, was in need of a new kidney after years of malnourishment. One of her own puppies was able to provide it.

WATCH: Cute pup makes friends with family of bears in Kamchatka

2018-11-11 21:46

Chase away the Sunday night blues with this fun and amazing drone footage of a dog that's become fast friends with a family of bears.

Man reunited with dog he saved from war-torn Syria

2018-11-09 05:06

A British soldier and a pup have finally been reunited seven months after he saved the animal in war-torn Syria.

Police find endangered, poisonous frogs at Colombia airport

2018-11-08 13:13

Police in Colombia's capital have recovered 216 poisonous frogs from an airport bathroom and authorities say smugglers planned to illegally send them for sale in Germany.

 

Rare conservation win: Mountain gorilla population ticks up

2018-11-17 12:08

After facing near-extinction, the total number of mountain gorillas is slowly rebounding.

Outcry in PE over pic of dog hanging outside car window

2018-11-15 14:18

A picture of a man seemingly holding a dog by its leg from a car window has social media users hot under the collar.

Monkeys can carry zika virus, scientists discover

2018-11-15 11:56

Researchers have found that wild monkeys in South America carry the Zika virus, which can then be transmitted to people via mosquitoes.

India's 'monkey man' feeds 1 700 chapatis to 500 monkeys every week

2018-11-14 07:38

How do you get 500 monkeys close to you and your family without them harming or attacking you? By feeding them, of course!

PICS: First impaled by kudu, now savaged by a lion - Akita the anti-poaching dog is one tough customer

2018-11-13 14:31

A badly injured anti-poaching dog is stealing people's hearts on social media after an altercation with a lion.

MPs call for review of policy on captive lion breeding

2018-11-12 22:33

The parliamentary Committee on Environmental Affairs has adopted a report compiled during a two-day colloquium on captive breeding and the hunting of lions for bones.

Capetonians rally to assist SPCA case against man who 'deliberately' killed two goslings

2018-11-12 19:40

The SPCA has been overwhelmed by support from Capetonians and experts, who have offered to assist with the case against a motorist who ran over and killed two Egyptian goslings in the Cape Town CBD.

Joburg zoo faces mounting pressure to free widowed elephant Lammie

2018-11-09 20:29

Johannesburg Zoo is under mounting pressure to send a lonely elephant to an animal sanctuary after her male companion died.

WATCH: Hundreds of buffaloes drown in Botswana

2018-11-08 13:37

More than 400 buffaloes believed to have been chased by lions drowned in a river in northern Botswana this week, the government says.

This video is going viral for showing dozens of salmon crossing a busy road

2018-11-07 21:46

The surreal video shows dozens of fish furiously swimming across a flooded US highway.

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