CINCINNATI (AP) — Police and animal authorities in Cincinnati were on the lookout Thursday for monkeys reportedly last seen swinging in trees in a cemetery.
A hen was missing from a Statesville home last week in the western part of town, but the woman who lived there had a suspect: A coyote.
A brown bear named Sleeping Beauty and her sister Cinderella have yawned and stretched their way out of winter hibernation. It's just in time …
WARSAW, Poland — They locate survivors in collapsed buildings, track down fugitives, foil drugs and explosives smugglers and help control rowdy crowds. All in exchange for food and lodging — and an occasional pat on the head.
Jellybean the duck helped Kat Owens overcome her social anxiety – and became her best friend.
A critically endangered black rhino calf frolicked in the mud under her mother's watchful eye at the Taronga Western Plains Zoo.
GENEVA (AP) — A joint World Health Organization-China study on the origins of COVID-19 says that transmission of the virus from bats to humans through another animal is the most likely scenario and that a lab leak is “extremely unlikely,” according to a draft copy obtained by The Associated Press.
The center released a statement on its website saying one of the site's professionally-trained, full-time animal keepers was performing routine activities with two juvenile wolves within a secure enclosure when the incident occurred.
SAN DIEGO — The coughing among the western lowland gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in January was the first warning sign. Soon the fears were confirmed: A troop of gorillas became the first apes known to test positive for the coronavirus.
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A Greensboro man is recovering after an "intense" encounter with a wild animal on Saturday.
"All of our animal care and vet techs worked with her daily to gain her trust and turn her from fearful to soliciting attention," a spokeswoman for Guilford County Animal Services said.
The canine was down a 25-foot embankment.
In Argentina an unusual love story has had a happy ending after two rare jaguar cubs were born to a wild jaguar father and a mother who has li…
'The Wizard of Oz' is being remade with 'Watchmen' director Nicole Kassell at the helm.
With tails wagging to a chorus of barks and yelps, more than two dozen dogs attached to wheels that support their disabled hind legs scrambled…
Robin Wright faced new challenges in her film directorial debut 'Land', but admitted the biggest one was skinning an animal in her role as Edee.
A video of a baby giant panda clinging to a zookeeper's leg in South Korea has gone viral, with more than 4 million people viewing it on YouTube.
This 28-week-old tree-kangaroo at Australia's Taronga Zoo Sydney has only recently begun to take curious peeks out of his mother's pouch.