Tagged With Animals

The best microscope videos of the year reveal the ferocious, mesmerising behaviour of Earth's tiniest creatures


Humans aren't the only species that rely on grandmothers to watch the kids: Orca grannies ensure baby whales live longer


The CEO of the International Fund for Animal Welfare shares his tips to create change



A California woman punched and elbowed a mountain lion to stop it attacking her dog, but the pet died anyway


Most popular wildlife photos of the year show mice duking it out in the London Underground and a baby leopard carrying an anaconda


A photographer captured the exact moment a squirrel flew across the water with a walnut in its mouth



Lil Bub, the famous cat with dwarfism, has died. Here's how the cat went viral and took over the internet.


A sloth crossing the road and monkeys munching on McDonald's are some of the year's best nature photos


Photos show how ants escaped a Soviet nuclear-weapons bunker after surviving on cannibalism for years


20 behind-the-scenes photos of the National Dog Show that prove these pups are the hardest-working dogs in show business


25 new dog breeds recognised by the American Kennel Club in the past 20 years


This very good dog in Arizona will be a puppy for life due to a rare condition



A dog drove a car in circles around a Florida neighbourhood for a hour, and it turns out he wasn't a half bad driver


Striking National Geographic photos show animals that could disappear from the face of the Earth


A monkey with a face like a human has been single for 19 years, but zookeepers say it's because he's a bit of a jerk


24 animals that became endangered in the last decade



This dog is best friends with a ferret, and the photos of their unlikely friendship will make your day


San Francisco airport's first therapy pig takes selfies with passengers and entertains them by playing a toy piano


The Tasmanian tiger is thought to have gone extinct in 1936, but mysterious sightings suggest the creature might still be out there


A photographer captured the exact moment a squirrel stopped to smell a daisy