The Berlin zoo announced on Monday that its panda Meng Meng had given birth to two cubs, the first to be born in captivity in Germany.
Five Asiatic black bear cubs were rescued from a remote stretch of northern Laos and are being nursed back to health at a sanctuary, NGO Free the Bears said Monday, calling the one-day rescue the largest in its 24-year history.
The government of Denmark will buy the country's last four circus elephants in order to retire them, a minister said on Saturday, as more countries move to shield wild animals from the practice.
Four buildings in the area where the snake was last seen have been evacuated with residents in the surrounding area told to shut all doors and windows. Local authorities said the evacuated buildings will "remain locked and we will be regularly checking for any trace of the snake."
Crowds in a Chinese eatery ignore their drinks to gather adoringly around four fluffy white ducks, phones poised ready for pictures, at the latest addition to the country's growing list of popular animal cafes.
Tired of bankrolling the costs of cleaning up dog excrement from its streets, Spain's northwestern city of Zamora, where the number of registered dogs exceeds the number of children, has imposed a tax on dog owners to be levied from next year.
Zappalorti tells NJ Advance Media it's the only two-headed timber rattlesnake ever found in New Jersey. He says it likely wouldn't be able to survive in the wild because its heads could get snagged on something.
The Environment and Protected Areas Authority represented by the Environment Inspection Department in cooperation with Sharjah Police General Directorate recently announced that it has confiscated five animals, which was on sale on social media portals, after they secured a search warrant from the Public Prosecution to inspect a suspect’s house in the vicinity of Sharjah.
The first edition of EuroTier Middle East, the trade show for animal husbandry and livestock management, opened in the Capital recently.