Panic has gripped Sagalla in Voi, Taita Taveta County, after more than 200 elephants invaded the area. The herd of elephants has been raiding farms and residents are fearing for their lives. Farmers in the area claim ...

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has outlawed the keeping of wild animals, like lions or tigers, as pets.For some in the oil-rich Gulf State, owning the likes of a cheetah is a status symbol, but they now risk jail or a ...

We hope you kept the gift receipt for The Book of Joy because this kid's hooking us up with the SparkNotes version. Instagram user Sam Woulidge uploaded a precious video of her son, Seb, pretending to read the Dalai ...

‘I did have to go home for an extra shower one day – it turns out that you can’t necessarily get away completely unscathed after swabbing a skunk,’ recalls Robert Cichewicz at the University of Oklahoma, US. ...

The United Arab Emirates, where owning exotic wild animals is considered a status symbol by some, has banned keeping animals like lions, tigers and cheetahs as pets. According to the Middle Eastern country’s new ...

The private ownership of wild animals has been outlawed in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), where keeping exotic creatures as pets is a status symbol for some, according to local media reports. Media reports said on ...

 Chickens are just as intelligent as many of their feathered friends, demonstrate thinking skills on par with mammals and primates, and even exhibit Machiavellian tendencies, a US scientist has discovered. A new study, ...

THEATRECIRCUS 1903 ★★★½The Works Entertainment​Regent TheatreUntil January 14 The team from Circus 1903 takes us back to the turn of the 20th-century, when the accessibility of cross-country train travel ...

A cheetah observes the plains in Masai Mara game reserve July 24, 2008. In the wake of a new law passed in the United Arab Emirates, walking around with a leopard on a leash could now land you in jail. The Gulf News, a ...

A weirdly-patterned cube that looks suspiciously like the Hellraiser puzzle box becomes a delightful little miniature city, once I put my headset on. Or, Pac-Man. Or a Super Mario coin block. Or a Minecraft-like cube of ...

At least 37 cats were rescued from a southwest Las Vegas Valley home Wednesday morning. Animal control found the felines in a single-family home after being called to 6110 W. Foothill Blvd., near South Jones Boulevard ...

Chile has detected bird flu at a turkey production plant run by poultry producer Agrosuper in the country's central Valparaiso region, the Agriculture and Livestock Service (SAG) said on Wednesday.SAG said it plans to ...

Dear Mr. Baby, I realize that you’re an illiterate cat who is afraid of the vacuum cleaner, but I thought it appropriate to write you this letter. In an effort to protect the citizens of Montreal from domesticated ...

Tigers, penguins and a lesser-known aye-aye baby were some of the animals counted by zookeepers at London Zoo's annual stock count.Sumatran Tiger cubs were just one of the hundreds of species counted. These two ...

Members of the public are being urged to stop using drones to photograph thousands of seals at a nature reserve. Wardens have recently reported an increase of private drone users disturbing the wildlife in order to get ...

Keepers at ZSL London zoo began the mammoth task of counting the park's more than 700 species on Tuesday, using treats to entice some animals out for the annual stocktake. From small invertebrates to larger mammals, ...

Shadow House Party. Various artists. Restricted to audiences 18 and older. The Courtyard Studio, Canberra Theatre Centre. January 17 (preview) to 21 at 7pm. Tickets: $25 (preview only) then adult $39, concession ...

Ukrainian animal rights activists and some lawmakers are fighting to restrict the use of animals in travelling circuses. They say animals like bears, tigers and elephants often face cruelty when forced to perform under ...

That’s a lot of dough. A blind tourist from Delaware whose search for a slice of authentic Big Apple pizza ended with him being kicked out of a Manhattan eatery should be awarded $10,000 for his pain and suffering, a ...

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Jan. 3 (UPI) -- The chicken isn't as dull or dumb as most people think, according to Lori Marino, senior scientist for the Someone Project -- a research effort focused on the psychology, behavior ...