A dog from County Durham has had life saving surgery to remove a tumour from his mouth. Over £9000 has been raised so far to pay for it.Read the full story ›
Flamingo Land are launching a competition to name the new arrival.Read the full story ›
Footage of a whale off the east coast has been causing a splash.
The video shows, what appears to be a lone whale, breaching the water and performing several 'tail slaps'.
The whale was caught on camera by fisherman Darren Senior last week - around 15 miles north east of the River Tyne.
ORCA - an organisation that looks out for whales and dolphins off our coast- say they are confident it is a humpback whale.
Humpbacks are sometimes spotted in the North Sea, with the majority of sightings happening between May and September.
A police dog has returned to work after he injured himself running through a glass door trying to catch a burglar.Read the full story ›
Birds of prey may be brought in to try and scare off seagulls from parts of Scarborough and Whitby after mounting complaints that the gulls are a menace.
The introduction of Harris hawks and falcons to deter the seabirds is the latest idea by civic leaders in the towns after dozens of reports that gulls have swooped on locals and visitors alike.
A survey found 47% of pet owners have missed festivities with loved ones for the sake of their animals.Read the full story ›
The two-year-old dog and her five puppies were stolen from a farm in Yarm on Tuesday.Read the full story ›
Emma Lewell-Buck has written to South Tyneside Council to ask them to reconsider annual Christmas Camel ParadeRead the full story ›
The temperatures are dropping so here are some top tips on how to ensure your furry friend is safe and comfortable this winter.Read the full story ›
The event sees three of the animals walk through South Shields as part of festive celebrations.Read the full story ›