A mutated goat with a face that looks eerily like a human has been born in India, shocking onlookers.
A new study notes that squirrels have dominant sides to their bodies and are left or right-handed, just like humans.
Predators, especially small invertebrates like spiders, are more likely to be decimated when natural habitats get converted for human use, a new global study claims.
Emergency crews responded to Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park in Lake Forest, Calif., Monday afternoon for a reported mountain lion attack on a 3-year-old child.
A Massachusetts boy has raised over $100,000 to help the animals affected by the devastating wildfires torching Australia -- by making and selling little clay koalas.
Five California mountain lions were seen together on home surveillance video in a rare gathering of the notoriously solitary big cats.
A lioness at the Edinburgh Zoo in Scotland was captured on film nuzzling its five-month-old cub, British news agency SWNS reports.
In just two weeks, the Illinois based Brookfield Zoo has been forced to euthanize both of its African Lions.
Migrating animals that live in Earth's oceans may have a closer relationship with the sun than we thought. New research shows that healthy gray whales are nearly five times more likely to strand when there is a high prevalence of sunspots, and therefor...
More than 1 billion birds, reptiles and mammals may have been killed by the fires sweeping across Australian, according to a new estimate from the University of Sydney.
Three mountain lions found eating human remains and determined to be a danger to the public near a popular Tucson hiking trail have been killed, Arizona officials said Wednesday.
Dramatic gorillas running from the rain, a cannibalistic snake, and a thieving seagull were just some of the animals in videos and photos that went viral in 2019.
The sweet moment a baby orangutan that had been separated from its mother gets rescued in a remote village was captured in several photos.
A young boy and his family got more than they bargained for this past weekend at the Dublin Zoo in Ireland when they received a close-up view of a tiger in full attack mode.
Newborn polar bears are able to survive the bone-chilling Arctic winter -- where temperatures can fall to negative 30 degrees Celsius or lower -- by seeking warmth in their mothers' dens. However, new research claims that if current trends continue, cu...
People will let you down, but in 2019, dogs proved yet again that come rain or shine — or an ISIS raid — you can always rely on your furry pal. Here's a list of the bravest and most heroic dogs of 2019.
Scientists have seen Chimpanzees creating "music" -- that includes hooting and throwing rocks at trees -- but then walking away.
Reminiscent of an iconic scene in the movie "Christmas Vacation," an Ohio couple got a holiday surprise when they received an unexpected house guest — a squirrel coming down the chimney.
Botswana's government has revoked the licenses of two professional hunters who ignited controversy when they shot and killed a protected elephant that had been collared for research purposes.
Sections of a park in Northern California are now closed off with warning signs posted after feral hogs have invaded the area in recent months, causing tens of thousands of dollars in damage.