Populations of red squirrels in southern Scotland are under threat due to growing numbers of their grey cousins, according to a new survey.
Three completely bald puppies with a severe skin condition have been dumped at a vets, an animal charity has said.
Eye-catching X-ray images of animals at London Zoo have been released.
An 11-week-old baby polar bear has received her first ever medical exam at a zoo in Berlin, where she was fully vaccinated and measured.
A hawk in London has the RNLI to thank after running into trouble in the River Thames.
Zoos have been getting into the Valentine’s Day spirit – with a romantic animal-themed pun battle.
Footage filmed in snowy Vancouver, Canada, proves that nobody enjoys a snow day like sea otters do.
The 143rd annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show is taking place in Manhattan, New York City, and social media users have fallen in love with the very talented dogs.
A Dundee Dachshund got more than he bargained for when he scoffed a tray of cupcakes — and got a cocktail stick stuck in his throat.
Footage from SeaWorld San Diego shows a Japanese Spider Crab, the largest crab species in the world, dramatically moulting its shell over six hours.