Four-month-old infant fell ill from liver inflammation over weekend and later died, leaving mother Tonja and his keepers heartbroken
Barrow Council turns down bid after concerns raised over animal welfare
The animals became seriously unwell for four to six weeks
Fatal attack sparks outrage in Latin American country already riddled with gang violence: 'They kill us like flies, but this tops it all. They killed an animal that only entertained us'
Anyone breeding and selling three or more litters of puppies a year will have to apply for a formal licence
What is the smartest species in the world? You might think it's humans by a long shot, but the reality is a lot more complicated.
'He ripped me to pieces. He just kept on kicking into me and I was trying to crawl away. He left me for a bit and I thought he was going to come back and kill me,' says Ms Urquhart
Animal charity receives one call every 27 seconds - over a million a year - and urges public to ensure concerns genuine before ringing
The move comes after all bird keepers in the UK were ordered to keep their animals indoors
The bill must now pass through the Ohio House of Representatives
We all know our pets love us, but what is behind their unconditional love. Marie Carter investigates
Zuzu leaves the shelter on Friday after a rescue group agreed to take her in
'With deep sadness and sorrow, we announce the passing of the celebrated life of 38-year-old Jia Jia, the world’s oldest giant panda to have lived under human care', say owners
Since evolution and we have walked on two legs, humans have essentially missed out on 80 per cent of their senses by only using vision, says Charles Foster. So he lived as a variety of animals to attempts to experience the senses our four-legged friends have held on to
With wages that now barely cover the necessities for daily living, many people are unable to look after their animals. Words by Kenneth Dickerman, photos by Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Buddy “is completely ill-equipped to survive in the wild. He will have no idea where he is”