Elmo the emu only sleeps properly when in bed with his adoptive mother Heather - but her husband is not too pleased!Read the full story ›
An endangered black Rhino from a North Yorkshire zoo has arrived in Rwanda to be set free to help safeguard the future of her species.Read the full story ›
There are fears for puffin colonies in the UK as they struggle to deal with our changing climate - but there is some good news.Read the full story ›
The signs of spring keep coming - lambs are popping up in fields across the region. Ross Hutchinson went to a farm near Barnard CastleRead the full story ›
Pet charity PDSA announced their slimmers of the year so vet Olivia Anderson-Nathan has shared her top tips to keep your pet in shape.Read the full story ›
After the high emotions of England's World Cup exit, a little reminder of the joy and beauty in our part of the world.
Thanks to Curtis Padley for emailing the Filey seal pictures to email@example.com
And a big thanks also for @thefarnes for tweeting the dolphin video to @Ross_Hutchinson
The Greylag geese - both adults and young - were found in the river near Aysgarth.Read the full story ›
The north east has some of the most impressive seal colonies in the country, but this year, thanks to stormy weather, many have found themselves in trouble.
Ross has been following the progress of two who were lucky enough to be found and rescued.
.. the puffins return to the Farne Islands.
The popular characters have started to arrive on Inner Farne for their breeding season.
But they weren't the only exciting guests off the east coast today:
An elusive pine marten has been caught on video in Northumberland for the first time.Read the full story ›