Each year at the break of spring, red-sided garter snakes in Narcisse, Canada, engage in an unusual ritual.
Research suggests pig factories may heavily use antibiotics on pigs as they often feature overcrowding which can lead to animals biting each other and subsequently spreading infection through their wounds. Many animals also have poor immune systems as they are taken from their mother while still suckling
Phillip now lives on an animal sanctuary, where he's getting used to his new feet
The huge reptile may have briefly stolen the world record, but was not measured by the official body before it died
The bloated pink creature was mistaken for an April Fools' joke
The accent study is part of a wider look into how humans and cats communicate with each other
There were only 25 wild females in Europe in 2002
Two rhino calves have also been orphaned by the attacks
Male spiders who wrap their partners up in web before mating with them have a better chance of surviving the encounter, a new study claims
The pigeons monitor air pollution as they fly around the city using senors attached to their backs
One dog died and a number of others are seriously injured
Vets are debating whether caged animals should be kept alive longer than in the wild – or be allowed to die
A wildlife montoring network found Malaysian dealers have been using Facebook to sell gibbons, sun bears, binturongs and orangutangs
Supporters of the bill say it is 'unfortunately needed'
Scientists are trying to understand why some animals are asexual, and others aren't
“Turn on the sound, it will melt your heart”