Animals have been getting inventive to try and keep cool during the heatwave.
Orangutans at Vienna’s Schoenbrunn Zoo are keeping cool with buckets of water as much of Europe swelters in a summer heatwave.
Three endangered Amur tiger cubs at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo celebrated their first birthday on Wednesday with a set of multi-coloured party pinatas.
Nenette, one of the world’s oldest Borneo orangutans in captivity, has celebrated her 50th birthday at a zoo in Paris where she has lived almost all her life.
Three great white pelicans are on their way from Prague Zoo to London to join a famed flock that has lived in St James’s Park since the 17th century.
A tiger from a critically endangered subspecies that arrived at Edinburgh Zoo in 2015 has died.
Animal rights activists in Barcelona are celebrating a victory after the Spanish city ordered its municipal zoo to restrict the reproduction of captive animals unless their young are destined to be reintroduced into the wild.
A baby Rothschild’s giraffe has stepped outside for the first time since she was born on May 8.
A film about saving a Belfast elephant during the Second World War is a tale of compassion and humanity, its leading actors said.
Brevard Zoo in Florida is showing people how bees and sea turtles can work together in a viral video explaining how keepers use honey to heal wounds.
A Dundee man accused of mistreating his pet monkey has been cleared by animal welfare charity officials.
A Dundee man has rejected claims that he is mistreating his pet monkey.
Five wolf cubs have been born at the Camperdown Wildlife Centre in Dundee.
A keeper killed in a “freak accident” after a tiger entered the enclosure she was in has been described as the “shining light” of the zoo where she worked.
Three tigers mauled a tourist to death after her jumped into their enclosure.
Camperdown Wildlife Centre's latest arrivals were unveiled to the public today.
Camperdown Wildlife Centre has welcomed new bears to the zoo.
Camperdown Wildlife Centre has announced that one of its bears has died.
Two baby wolf cubs are making great progress at Camperdown Wildlife Centre.