Lion's Gate Sanctuary in Colorado is in hot water after euthanizing all of its exotic animals --- three tigers, three lions and five bears.
The unsuspecting tourist found the reptile in his luggage as he was unpacking. Fortunately, the kind tourist reported the incident to authorities concerned.
The world of animals is so huge that we can't keep a track of the animals we know exist. However, there are many animals about which we are aware.
Ever heard of a Frogfish? Think it sounds like a made-up name? A bizarre-looking fish recently surfaced in New Zealand and is being examined by museum experts. At first glance, however, this species appears to have two legs, suggesting it may be a species of Frogfish.
As the third season of "Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan" makes its debut this week in the Travel Channel, the animal lover and activist sits down with Nature World News to share some of his recent experiences.
A new mammal species that has been dubbed the "hog-nosed rat" for its prominent flat pink, pig-like nose has been discovered in a remote part of Indonesia.
A giant wolfish caught off the island of Hokkaido, near the Fukushima nuclear plant is raising concerns about how radiation contamination from the 2011 nuclear power plant accident has spread and the impact it's having on ecosystems and the evolution of nearby wildlife.
Florida has become home to many invasive species that are threatening the Everglades. When non-native species establish themselves, it is harder to remove them. This puts an ecosystem's biodiversity at risk.
If you're a pet lover with a tender heart you may want to look away. An escaped exotic African cat was unfortunately struck by a vehicle last Sunday night near Otter Point, Canada. The animal had been keeping locals on edge after it was spotted in the Sook area earlier this weekend, as it was far larger than your average house cat.