#Animals

National

National

Two Turtles Dead After Being Trapped In Rubbish Off QLD Coast

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GRAPHIC WARNING: This story contains content that may be distressing for some readers.

National

National

Is This The Bravest Animal Wrangling Cop In Australia?

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An emu, an alpaca and a cop walk into a bar -- stop me if you've heard this one.

Good News

Good News

Poodle Sheep Are Now A Thing And Are Truly Amazing

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A new breed of sheep have made their public debut AND THEY'RE THE CUTEST THINGS IN THE WORLD!!!

World

World

Newborn Baby Snatched And Killed By Wild Monkey

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The 12-day-old boy was snatched from his mother's arms and killed by a monkey in northern India.

National

National

10 Times Steve Irwin Was Outrageously Aussie

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It's been 12 years since Steve Irwin passed away, but time hasn't faded fond memories of the man famous for his love for wildlife and his Australian charm.

World

World

Police Rescue A Lion Cub As Its Owner Took Selfies With It

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The 33-year-old man tried to convince officers the pet inside his green Lamborghini was "just a cat" but they didn't buy it.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Sandra Bullock Donates $100,000 To Help Animals In Wildfire

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Sandra Bullock again proved that she really is Miss Congeniality after she made a hefty donation to assist with rescuing the animal victims of the blazes.

Life

Life

Dog Hasn't Left The Spot Where Owner Was Killed For 80 Days

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It's OK, we'll wait while you grab a tissue because we've also got something in our eyes.

World

World

Zookeeper Accused Of Killing Five Tigers And Selling Cubs

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A former Oklahoma zookeeper has been charged with killing five tigers and selling animal cubs.

Good News

Good News

A Beautiful Mandarin Duck Randomly Appeared In New York

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Thousands of kilometres from home, a Mandarin Duck was spotted swimming majestically in a pond in a quiet corner in New York's Central Park.

National

National

Largest Crocodile Of The Year Caught In Northern Territory

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A saltwater crocodile almost five metres long has been caught in a Northern Territory river where people regularly swim.

Halloween

Halloween

These Halloween Costumes For Your Fury Family Are Absolutely Pawfect

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There are enough options for all your fur-babies to feel included in the spookiest day of the year.

World

World

Man Plays Piano To Sooth Ailing, Blind Elephants At Sanctuary In Thailand

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They say an elephant never forgets, and those at Elephants World in Thailand will certainly never forget Paul Barton. Barton is the man who introduced these elephants to classical music.

Style

Style

A Cat Just Walked A Runway In Turkey And It Was Pawfection

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Werk it.

News

News

Please Enjoy This Week's Cutest Animal Videos On Repeat

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What better way to slide into the weekend than with our pawsome round-up the best and cutest animal clips.

Crime

Crime

Pair Face Court Over $21,000 Baby Meerkat Theft

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A man and woman have appeared in a Perth court, charged over the alleged theft of a baby meerkat worth $21,281.

Good News

Good News

Miraculous Animal Rescues Caught On Camera

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If these animal rescues don't put a smile on your face, we aren't sure what will!

News

News

The Little Aussie Legends Facing Extinction

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They’re as iconic to Australia as the koala or kangaroo.

World

World

Lion Around And Living Their Best Lives

1 min read

The lions at London Zoo can't get enough of their custom made catnip.

World

World

This Rapidly Declining Penguin Population Is Causing A Flap

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The habitats of the drastically declining African Penguin population is being hit by rising tides caused by climate change

National

National

Family Survive Horrifying Kangaroo Attack

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It will be a birthday Jim Smith never forgets, after he and his family were viciously attacked by a kangaroo on Saturday night.

Good News

Good News

Sea Life Sydney Get Its First Same-Sex Couple, Penguins Sphen And Magic

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Meet Sphen and Magic, or as they’re perhaps affectionately called, Sphengic!

World

World

It's Fat Bear Week In Alaska. Fur Real.

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The grizzlies at Katmai National Park and Reserve in Alaska are chowing down in a race for survival.

Good News

Good News

A Gecko Was Caught Prank Calling People In Hawaii

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Yes, you read that correctly.

World

World

Woman Killed By Bull At Festival Race

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A woman has reportedly died after she was hit by a bull during a race at a festival in France. 

World

World

Monkey See, Monkey Do: Cheeky Animal Filmed Driving Bus In India

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A bus driver has been suspended after a monkey was filmed taking the wheel of his vehicle.

News

News

Incredible Find Behind Brick Wall

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As each brick was removed, the incredible secret behind the wall was revealed.

Good News

Good News

Matilda The Echidna Licks Ant Allergy Thanks To Science

1 min read

Imagine being allergic to your main source of food.

World

World

Footage: Horse Shocks Bar Patrons After Surprise Visit

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A young racehorse escaped its handler and ran into the nearest bar.

World

World

Watch This Lion Escape From A Crocodile's Jaws

1 min read

Tourists in Kruger National Park in South Africa caught a rare moment on camera when a lion almost became a snack for a snappy crocodile

Good News

Good News

12 Adorable Cub Pandas Make Their Public Debut

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Rolling over and crawling, a dozen giant panda cubs met the public for the first time on Friday. 

World

World

Explained: The Seal Reason The Kayaker Got Slapped With An Octopus

2 min read

You've probably seen the footage that left you feeling a little stunned. Though perhaps not as stunned as the kayaker.

National

National

Magpie Attacks Children At Park, Council Applies To Have It Killed

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A council in Perth has applied for a licence to cull a territorial magpie following a series of attacks on children. 

Good News

Good News

Injured Turtle Gets Personalised Mini-Wheelchair

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It's not everyday you get a new set of wheels.

National

National

Endangered Tortoise Found Seven Years After Being Stolen From Zoo

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A critically-endangered tortoise that was stolen from Perth Zoo seven years ago has been found, police in Western Australia say.

World

World

Incredible Vision Of A Baby Orangutan Born Via C-Section

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Doctors used to delivering human babies had to give nature a helping hand when a 36-year-old Sumatran orangutan started struggling during birth.

Good News

Good News

The Groomer Turning Pups Into Glamour Models

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Spoiler alert: ALL THESE DOGS ARE ADORABLE

News

News

Wedge-tailed Eagle To Become World’s First Animal Powered Drone

1 min read

Still no confirmation on whether or not they’ll pay the eagle with rabbits

World

World

Incredible Footage Of Rare Two-Headed Snake

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A two-headed snake with separate brains but a single heart has been discovered in Virginia, USA.

TV

TV

Robert Irwin Scares The Crap Out Of Kevin Hart With Animals

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In his latest appearance on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon', Robert Irwin scared the ever-loving crap out of Kevin Hart.

World

World

Grandma Kills Alligator That She Thinks Ate Her Mini Horse

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A Texas woman took her revenge on an alligator that allegedly ate one of her miniature horses a few years ago.

World

World

Netflix And Krill: Watch This Narwhal Snuggle Up To A Beluga

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They've been swimming together for THREE YEARS, GUYS!

World

World

Mother, Son Fighting For Life After Giraffe Attack

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The pair was trampled near their home at a South African wildlife reserve.

World

World

'Can I Cub With You?' Curious Lion Climbs Into Car With Tourists

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Proving Lions are just big cats at heart, this snugly lion decided he wanted to join the tour.

Good News

Good News

Kangaroo On The Loose In Austria Ruins Nation's Tourism Slogan

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It's an All Aussie Adventure.

National

National

PSA: Magpie Season Is Upon Us And These Pictures Prove It

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They're back, and they're as terrifying as ever.

National

National

Tukta The Elephant Dies At Sydney's Taronga Zoo

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It's a sad day for the team at Taronga Zoo Sydney.

World

World

Moose Drowns Because Tourists Want To Take Its Picture

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The moose was forced back into the water, feeling threatened by onlookers.

World

World

Penguins And Dolphin Left To Die In Abandoned Aquarium

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A lonely dolphin and 46 penguins are among the dozens of marine life abandoned.

News

News

Zoo Keepers Heartbroken After Sudden Death Of Kibabu

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Zoo keepers have struggled to cope, as Kibabu the silverback gorilla dies aged 41.

World

World

Meet The Cuddliest Artist In Vienna, Yang Yang The Giant Panda

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Yang Yang the giant panda is taking the art world by storm with her abstract paintings selling for a mint.

Life

Life

Alpaca Your Bag: The Best Places To Vacay With Alpacas

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There is a new way to holiday and it includes a lot of fluff and a whole lot of cuteness.

Good News

Good News

A Mini Rescue Horse Is Best Friends With A Golden Retriever

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A friendship too pure for this world.

World

World

Intelligent Crows Clean For Their Grub At French Theme Park

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It's a waste disposal system to crow about.

News

News

A Dog Managed To Survive The Deadly Wildfires In Greece By Hiding In An Oven

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The fires killed 91 and destroyed hundreds of homes, but this little survivor managed to find shelter and is now getting the cuddles he deserves.

Comedy

Comedy

Punks Join Forces To Save Green-Mohawked Turtle

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Endangered Mary River Turtle gets a hardcore following

World

World

As Fires Roar Through Athens, This Vet Was Inundated With Pets

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The heartbreaking aftermath of the vicious Athens wildfires has left death tolls rising, while thousands of pets have been injured and left without homes.

Features

Features

Crocodile Migration Becoming A Problem For North Queenslanders

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With rising water temperatures, salt water crocs are looking for a new place to live

Good News

Good News

The Lowdown On The 'Naughty Penguin Of The Month' Image That's Gone Viral

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The aquarium updates the naughty and nice list ALL THE TIME.

Good News

Good News

Here Are 9 Pictures Of Baby Goats In PJs To Get You Through The Day

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Baby goats in their little coats.

Good News

Good News

Just A List Of Cute Animal Posts To Help You Through The Weekend

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It's been a rough week, we hope this makes you smile.

News

News

We Regret To Inform You That Spiders Can Fly

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Spiders can fly on invisible electric fields, new study finds.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

This Hot Tub-Loving, Margarita-Sipping Bear Is Summer Goals

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Yogi, is that you?

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

8 Tips For Planning The Pawfect Pet Party

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Your fur baby deserves to be celebrated and spoiled.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

World's Largest Hedgehog Goes On A Diet

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And he's so very, very hungry.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

George Bush Senior Gets A New Service Dog

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And the cuddly canine even has his own Instagram.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Corgi Races Are A Thing And These Pics Will Make You So Happy

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Walkies!

National

National

This Soccer-Roo Should Be At The World Cup

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It really is a national outrage.

World

World

Koko, The Gorillla Who Mastered Sign Language, Dies

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Koko captured the hearts of the world by breaking the barriers of human and animal communication.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Meet The World's Ugliest Dog Contenders

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For once, it pays to have a bad hair day.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

What Your Dog's Behaviour Says About You

3 min read

Are you barking up the wrong tree?

Crime

Crime

Who Does This? Bird Shot With Arrow In Horrific Attack

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The RSCPA has urged the public to help them find the person who impaled a small bird with an arrow in a horrific act of animal cruelty.

Sport

Sport

Dingo Puppies Predict The Origin Winner

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They may be little but these dingo pups know footy!

Crime

Crime

QLD Woman Arrested For Drink-Riding A Horse

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Drink driving "can include a horse", police said.

National

National

Binning Plastic Pollution: Laws And Bans Across The Country

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On the eve of World Environment Day, here's everything you need to know about plastic laws across the country

World

World

Baboon Runs Loose At An American Airport

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The monkey managed to free itself from its cage and embark on the escapade of a lifetime.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Awesome Ways To Give Back To Your Dog

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Celebrate man's best friend

National

National

Probation For Throwing Cat Over Fence

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He faced a maximum penalty of three years' jail and a $220,000 fine if found guilty.

Good News

Good News

Pawsome Foursome Not Just Cute, but Crucial

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We just can't take this much cuteness!

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Puppy Love -- Meet The Paw-some Celebrities Who've Adopted Their Dogs

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Our favourite animal-loving rescue parents.

Good News

Good News

Pets in Prison: Dogs In Need Of A Home Find Shelter Behind Bars

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Meet Strider, Jordan and Balmy, three friendly four-legged inmates doing time at Queensland's Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre.

National

National

Government Announces 'Seismic Shift' For Live Exports

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But not everyone is convinced it will make a difference to animal welfare.

World

World

Skippy Spotted On A South Carolina Road

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"I thought dispatch was joking."

News

News

Woman Sentenced Over Shocking Case of Animal Neglect

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A magistrate calls the neglect and starvation of a family dog one of the worst cases of animal neglect he's ever seen, as an Adelaide woman fronts court.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

The Best Instagram Pets To Follow

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Say hello to your new obsession.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Meet Max: The Goodest Of Good Dogs

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Deaf and blind and brave as a lion.

Good News

Good News

Plucky Goat Rescued From Neighbour's Roof By Firies

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A daring goat has given his neighbours a scare, after he managed to climb onto the roof of their western Sydney house on Tuesday evening.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Home Health Dangers: Is Your Four-Legged Friend At Risk?

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Keep your pets safe when you're not at home

Entertainment

Entertainment

Crikey, Steve Irwin Finally Honoured With Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

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It's been over a decade since the passing of the Crocodile Hunter, but his legacy lives on.

News

News

Off-Lead Dogs Cause Almost 80 Percent Of Attacks On Guide Dogs

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It's time to brush up on your doggie etiquette for a good cause.