Mali has been awarded the PDSA's Dickin Medal for his courage under attack, saving the lives of dozens of British soldiers.Read the full story ›
Charlie Fry's first thought was "this is mental, you're about to die" as the shark's teeth loomed but then thought "just do what Mick did".Read the full story ›
High demand for trendy breeds like pugs, dachshunds and French bulldogs helps fuel the "sickening trade".Read the full story ›
Facebook has blocked an artist from selling her animal-themed Christmas cards online due to their "sexual" and "adult" nature.Read the full story ›
Taba disappeared via a first-floor window while her owners were out and was discovered stuck in a six-inch gap at a house half a mile awayRead the full story ›
The study could help scientists investigate Huntington's Disease and other brain disorders that affect mental processing.Read the full story ›
There are only 800 members of the Tapanuli orangutan species, meaning that it is the most endangered of all the great apes.Read the full story ›
A British diver has described how he thought he was going to die after becoming stranded out at sea and spotting two sharks.Read the full story ›
The French President's pet dog has caused a stir in the Presidential Palace - after interrupting a ministerial meeting by urinating on the fireplace.
Emmanuel Macron adopted Nemo from a local shelter in August, and he seems to have made himself very much at home at the Elysée Palace in Paris.
The junior ministers and Macron laughed off the incident, which was comically captured on tape a camera operator who was covering the meeting.
Brent Stirton won the Wildlife Photographer of Year award for his image Memorial to a Species, taken at a game reserve in South Africa.Read the full story ›