Teaching children all about the weird and wonderful creatures of the world is what Dundee woman Alison Stoddart enjoys most as she runs her Eden’s Garden animal parties.
A young deer and its mum had a lucky escape when they were rescued from a sticky situation by a crew of firefighters.
A fox had a “miracle” escape after surviving for 12 hours wedged in a car grille, the RSPCA has said.
If you’re a pet owner, the novelty of your dog or cat eating food has probably worn off, so how about a hippo?
Dogs in Brighton were given a grand day out when the resort’s Saltdean Lido opened its doors to pooches for one day only.
Ever since a dog section was introduced at the Darlington Horse and Foal Show in 1860, man’s best friend has remained loyal to the event. It has gone from strength to strength and this weekend marks the 50th time the Crufts qualifying show has been held at the Ripon Racecourse venue.
A rescue operation was launched after a dog fell down cliffs in Aberdeenshire.
If ever there was an excuse to gaze adoringly at some of the planet’s cutest animals, it’s International Red Panda Day – it’s basically our collective responsibility.
A stray iguana has been rescued by RSPCA inspectors from a cherry tree overlooking a canal in Lancaster.
A rare and endangered newborn Rothschild’s giraffe at Woburn Safari Park in Bedford has taken its first steps.
Two rare Amur leopard cubs born in the Highland Wildlife Park have been caught on camera for the first time.
Taronga Western Plains Zoo recently added six fluffy little additions to its fine collection of animal life.
The first kiwi chick of the season has just begun to hatch from its shell at Auckland Zoo in New Zealand.
A black bear had to be freed by firefighters after it got its head stuck in a milk jug.
Pet owners across the world will be familiar with taking their dog for a morning walk, but how many will have seen a porcupine strolling along as the sun rises?
Baby flamingos at Zoo Atlanta in Georgia have been practising their foraging skills in little pans of water in their enclosure.
A baby zebra had to be saved from drowning just minutes after being born at a zoo in Spain.
Deep down creatures great and small all have their similarities, but for one plucky little dog and a group of rather large cows, that common ground is rather more obvious.
Zookeepers in Kansas have welcomed a gorgeous new face into the world – a baby Sumatran orangutan.
Whether you’re turning 30 or three, a cardboard box popped on your head after opening a gift on your birthday – ignoring the present in the process – is one of the great joys of life.