Surfer loses arm in shark attack in Australia


A man had part of his arm torn off by a suspected great white shark while surfing off the coast of Western Australia…

Over 900 California chickens killed with golf club

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Authorities in central California are searching for those who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch…

Wildlife populations plummet for 3,000 species


About 3,000 species of wildlife around the world have seen their numbers plummet far worse than previously thought…

Pet goldfish has brain surgery

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A tiny patient has taken micro-surgery to a new extreme, an Australian couple spent hundreds of dollars…

Taiwan giant rabbit damaged in fire


A giant rabbit created by Dutch artist Florentijin Hofman was damaged in a fire…

Mountain lion suspected in fatal attack of 6-year-old


A 65-pound male mountain lion thought to be responsible for an attack on a 6-year-old boy in Cupertino earlier this week was shot and killed…

Shark kills man in Australia despite rescue attempt


A shark killed a man Tuesday at eastern Australia’s popular Byron Bay despite a beachgoer’s brave rescue attempt…

Animals died from eating tourists’ food at Beijing Zoo


The food that tourists fed to animals at a Zoo in Beijing may have caused the life of a number of animals…

Two deer tie up traffic on Golden Gate bridge

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Authorities say a pair of deer on the Golden Gate bridge snarled traffic in and out of San Francisco during the evening commute.

Cupertino: Mountain lion attacks child at winery


A mountain lion attacked a 6-year-old boy Sunday afternoon on a hiking trail southwest of Cupertino…

Great Dane’s upset stomach yields 43 socks

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The 3-year-old Great Dane was miserable and retching when its owners rushed him…

Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster


A lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster…

100,000 elephants killed across Africa from 2010-2012


Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012…

3 pairs of jeans ripped by lions sell for $3500

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A zoo fundraising group in Japan raised $3,500 last month after selling three pairs of denim jeans that…

Johannesburg zoo puts down sick polar bear


The Johannesburg zoo says it has put down its only polar bear because it was suffering from liver and heart illnesses….

Man accused of dismembering 5 dogs at Nevada motel


A 24-year-old man is accused of killing and dismembering several dogs and keeping their heads in small refrigerator…

China announces birth of rare panda triplets


China announced the birth of extremely rare panda triplets in a further success for the country’s artificial breeding program…

Sacramento man left four dogs in a hot car

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Three dogs are dead and another is in serious condition after being left in a car…

Monkeys take ‘selfies,’ sparking copyright dispute


Monkey see, monkey do. But when a monkey takes a selfie, who owns the copyright…

Dog faints when reunited with owner

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A schnauzer literally passed out when meeting owner after two years apart….

Police: 112 cats removed from North Las Vegas home

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North Las Vegas police are investigating how a woman was living with more than 100 cats in “uninhabitable” conditions…

Florida teens charged in turtle torture

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Two teen girls in Florida are facing animal cruelty charges…

FL couple attacked by cat speak out

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Florida couple trapped by ‘crazy’ cat describes attack…

Shark attack victim talks about experience

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Man bitten by shark off Manhattan Beach, CA, describes the attack…

Scientists identify what may be the largest flying bird ever

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Scientists have identified what they believe is the largest flying bird ever…

Turtle predicts Brazil vs Germany’s result


A so-called Oracle Turtle has made his pick for the world cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany…

Child’s family won’t directly accept KFC donation


The family who says their 3-year-old girl was asked to leave a KFC restaurant because her scars disturbed…

Pet care during the July 4th celebrations

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The SPCA is advising pet owners to keep their pets happy and safe over the holiday weekend.

Undercover animal abuse videos could be illegal soon

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Agricultural interests push to make undercover investigations of animal abuse illegal…

Pig dog video goes viral online

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It’s almost impossible not to stare at the dog who’s known as Pig….