A group of travelers in Borneo got an unwelcome, but adorable, addition to their wilderness tour when a playful otter hopped into their SUV and made himself at home.
The white rhino has been named an endangered species by the US Fish and Wildlife Service and will now be protected under the Endangered Species Act of 1973.
The endangered kakapo bird of New Zealand was named one of the top five ugliest animals in the world by the Ugly Animal Preservation Society.
After tracking and studying wild orangutans, researchers have found that the animals can plan their travel in advance and let others know ahead of time.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is responding to “puppy mill” reports by cracking down on dog breeders who sell animals through the internet, by mail or over the phone.
Last Thursday, the B and Q lines of Brooklyn’s subway were powered down for a full 90 minutes while transit officials searched for two tiny kittens who has become lost in the nation’s largest subway system.
Personal trainer and television personality Jillian Michaels is standing up to defend the rights of New York’s carriage horses.