An inexplicable crippling disorder appears to be affecting some Florida panthers and bobcats, puzzling wildlife officials who are working to determine what is ailing these endangered animals.
Is it a bird? Or is it a bunny?
A kinkajou – a tree-dwelling mammal with a prehensile tail – scurried into a Florida apartment and attacked a man who had opened the front door to leave for work, according to officials.
Humans played a much bigger role than previously thought in driving the cave bear to extinction, according to new evidence.
A prairie dog colony in Weld County, Colorado suffering from plague — a serious bacterial disease that can spread to humans — has since died off, state wildlife officials announced this week.
A raccoon became trapped in a high school vending machine in Florida on Wednesday and local sheriff’s deputies came to the rescue.
When an injured baby raccoon was brought to Arkansas wildlife rehabilitation specialist Susan Curtis the little mammal was in bad shape.
A charming baby deer who was found limping through downtown Asheville, N.C., with a broken leg has been given a new lease on life after caregivers gave it a bright pink cast.
A bear broke into a Colorado home Friday and escaped a responding police officer by crashing through a wall “like the ‘Kool-Aid Man,’” investigators said.
A 13-year-old child sleeping on a Utah campground was bitten in the face by a bear on Friday morning, officials said.
Pictures have surfaced of a baby koala wearing a wee little arm cast after the mini marsupial fell out of a tree in Melbourne, Australia.
The southern white rhinoceros, the only rhino species not endangered, could be one step further away from extinction after a San Diego-based conservation organization said it achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern whi…
California photographer snaps sea lion ‘trapped’ in humpback whale’s mouth: ‘The true Jonah experience’
A wildlife photographer in California recently snapped a photo of the moment a humpback whale surfaced and appeared to gobble up an unsuspecting sea lion in its mouth.
A bear in Utah was caught on video stealing the deer a cougar had killed and hidden away and attempted to save for another time, wildlife officials said.
A devastating image captured by a South African photographer shows a mutilated elephant dead on the ground moments after poachers massacred the endangered mammal for its ivory tusks.