Diego, the giant Galapagos tortoise whose tireless efforts are credited with almost single-handedly saving his once-threatened species, was put out to pasture on Monday on his native island.
Actor Orlando Bloom has had an ace of spades inside a heart inked under the name of his late dog Mighty, on his chest.
A seven-week-old leopard cat born in a Hungarian zoo was allowed out for the first time on Friday to enjoy the spring sunshine but he will have to wait a while before he can meet visitors due to the coronavirus pandemic.
With music, treats and balloons, friends of Pakistan's only Asian elephant threw a farewell party for the creature ahead of its relocation to Cambodia following years of campaigning by animal rights activists.
A team of international vets using tranquilliser darts, flatbreads and the soothing lyrics of Frank Sinatra conducted a medical examination on Friday on Pakistan's only Asian elephant, ahead of his planned move to Cambodia.
The chimpanzees, lions and hippos of Cairo's zoo are getting a rare spell of peace and quiet alone with their keepers as a closure caused by the coronavirus outbreak keeps the public away.
Christian Bolok, who was in his mid-30s, was trying to grab a rooster when one of its gaffs — small steel blades attached to a rooster's legs — cut a gaping wound on his left leg and hit his femoral artery, provincial Governor Edwin Ongchuan said.
Sometimes, humanity lacks the bare necessities that are so intrinsic to make the badly needed impact. Or make it 'bear necessities,' as in this sad case involving a black bear cub in Pakistan called Daboo.
John Legend also paid tribute to Pippa with a post on his Instagram, which showed her wearing her much-loved pearl necklace.