Pets & Animals

Sat 29 Dec 2018

Fishermen left high and dry in croc-infested waters

Fishermen left high and dry in croc-infested waters

A GROUP of fishermen were left stuck in their tinny for about six hours after the tide went out just after they launched at croc-infested Shady Camp

Delighted croc snapped munching on massive barra

Delighted croc snapped munching on massive barra

A CROC and a barra ... you don’t get a more Territory moment than this.

Thu 27 Dec 2018

Deadly creature family brought home

Deadly creature family brought home

A family in West Australia unknowingly took home one of the most poisonous creatures in the ocean — and then got the shock of their lives.

Sat 22 Dec 2018

Christmas comes early to zoo with baby roos

Christmas comes early to zoo with baby roos

Two adorable baby roos now call Wild Life Sydney Zoo home after being rescued from the wild.

Fri 21 Dec 2018

Xmas brain teaser stumps the internet

Xmas brain teaser stumps the internet

Social media has been sent into a spin after a cat owner shared a photo of her feline friend hiding in her beautifully decorated Christmas tree.

‘Sexually-charged’ elephant kills ranger

‘Sexually-charged’ elephant kills ranger

One of South Africa’s top safari rangers was crushed to death by a “sexually charged” elephant after it broke through a fence and into a tourist area.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

More than 100 galahs believed to have been poisoned

More than 100 galahs believed to have been poisoned

More than 100 galahs — and dozens of other birds — have died from suspected poisoning near Lake Alexandrina, prompting an investigation by Biosecurity SA.

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Five great gifts for your pet this Christmas

Five great gifts for your pet this Christmas

Five unusual yet practical gifts for your best mate this Christmas.

Cop’s heartless act to loyal police dog

Cop’s heartless act to loyal police dog

Ringo, a labrador retriever, retired from thepolice force in October after nine years faithful service in the drugs unit, but what his handler did next was...

Tue 18 Dec 2018

Outrage over ‘bloody’ vegan protest

Outrage over ‘bloody’ vegan protest

Radical vegan activists have stormed a supermarket to hassle customers and protest against the sale of Christmas turkeys.

Sea World hits back at protesters

Sea World hits back at protesters

Sea World has taken aim at the “radical minority group” that forced the cancellation of its famous dolphin show and put the “animals in danger”.

The six most common bites and stings and how to treat them

The six most common bites and stings and how to treat them

Slow paralysis, bleeding out and bites so tiny you wouldn’t know you’ve been attacked: Here’s what to look out for this summer.

Sun 16 Dec 2018

Crocs are lurking in floodwaters

Crocs are lurking in floodwaters

A crocodile has been spotted close to a woman who was being rescued from floodwater, prompting warnings to watch out.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

10 animals who are eager to meet you

10 animals who are eager to meet you

Adorable pets currently waiting to be adopted from the RSPCA

Pre-flight puppy cuddles now available at Sydney airport

Pre-flight puppy cuddles now available at Sydney airport

ASSISTANCE Dogs Australia has gifted travellers at Sydney Airport an adorable pre-flight gift of puppies waiting for cuddles. pats and even a boop on the snoot

Mon 10 Dec 2018

VIDEO: Horses pull semi-trailer up ice-covered hill

VIDEO: Horses pull semi-trailer up ice-covered hill

A PAIR of hardy Belgian draft horses pulled a semi-truck and trailer up Lizzie and Jacob Hershberger’s steep and icy driveway

Australia’s most iconic kangaroo dies

Australia’s most iconic kangaroo dies

A beloved Aussie kangaroo whose ripped physique and don’t-mess-with-me antics have made global headlines has died.

Sat 8 Dec 2018

Dog clings to semi-trailer framework at 100km/h

Dog clings to semi-trailer framework at 100km/h

A dog has been spotted tethered to the framework of a semi-trailer, which was reportedly travelling at 100km/h along a Queensland motorway this morning.

Venomous snake bites toddler in his backyard

Venomous snake bites toddler in his backyard

Two-year-old received multiple snake bites on body

Fri 7 Dec 2018

Star’s incredible killer whale encounter

Star’s incredible killer whale encounter

Scott Eastwood was on a flimsy paddleboard when two giant killer whales took a sudden interest in him. The footage is jaw-dropping.

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