A new study suggests that ground squirrels use the sun as a navigational guide to search for its food stash.
The numbers of the distinct subspecies Indochinese leopards have fallen to only over 1,000 individuals. Sadly, the bad news extends to leopards worldwide.
Even though they have a lot of similarities, wolves and dogs are as different in terms of their feeding ecologies and explorative tendencies. A study shows that wolfs are natural risk takers compared to dogs, and it is because of their evolution that shaped their traits throughout the years.
When you're on vacation, never leave your animal rights awareness at home. A viral video from China shows an orangutan forced to dress up and ridiculed for selfies with tourists.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced its intention to kill the wolf pack that has been terrorizing cattle in the Ferry County area.
It is not just how many, but what kind of animals are in Ötzi the Iceman's wild wardrobe.
"The Colonel" was spotted choking, seemingly wanting to dislodge something from his throat.
German-Afghan Simin Nadjafi Hinrichs makes her living taking care of, training and performing with the majestic creatures in Spain, and the best part about it is the love and affection is mutual.
An orangutan named Rocky has developed the ability to copy human speech, creating vocal-sounding calls and controlling his voice in a "conversational" context.
Scientists have spotted and documented a rare wolverine in the Sierra Nevada. The species was reported to have been wiped out in the early 1900s.
The attack that involved the death of two-year-old Lane Graves is the first recorded incident in the history of the Walt Disney resort.
Happy Fourth of July! Did you know that chili powder and firecrackers can help save an elephant's life? Here's how.
Dangerous wild animals are being kept in private properties across the UK.
Today's a good day for animal conservationists as 33 abused big cats from South American circuses are finally scheduled to head back to their homeland on the 29th.