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Animal News

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 17:34:16 +1100 | Lily Nothling
Animal Behaviour, Animals, Environmental Health, Animal Welfare

The north Queensland town of Ingham is at "fever pitch", according to the local mayor, as a growing swarm of flying foxes diverts an emergency helicopter.

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:07:48 +1100
Animal Welfare, Animal Science, Animal Behaviour, Animals, Mammals, Marsupials, Reptiles, Bushfire, Fires, Wildfire
The organisation is seeking extra volunteers to aid fire-stricken wildlife.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:07:48 +1100
Animal Welfare, Animals, Bushfire, Fires, Disasters and Accidents, Volunteers, Community and Society

Up to 120 volunteers are urgently needed on Kangaroo Island to help feed animals that have survived the devastating bushfires, RSPCA South Australia says.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:01:13 +1100 | Georgie Burgess
Animals, Offbeat, Human Interest, Animal Behaviour, Animal Welfare

For the past 12 months the residents of a town in northern Tasmania have been hassled by a brazen night-time visitor who showed little respect for their homes, gardens, or pets.

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:20:05 +1100 | Sharnie Kim
Animals, Animal Welfare, Community and Society, Indigenous (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander), Law, Crime and Justice

An emergency shipment of pet food is on its way to the Cape York community of Aurukun for up to 70 dogs left behind after hundreds of residents fled a recent eruption of violence.

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 17:09:22 +1100
Animals, Animal Welfare
The tourism publicity stunt was decried as animal abuse by many Internet users.
Mon, 20 Jan 2020 17:09:22 +1100 | Christina Zhou And Bang Xiao
Animal Welfare, Animals, Human Interest

A Chinese theme park which "let the pig make the first jump" on its new bungee-jumping platform suffers a major backlash after video of the stunt is posted online.

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:54:30 +1100 | Meagan Dillon
Animals and Nature, Animal Welfare, Bushfire, Disasters and Accidents, Conservation, Environment

It was a scene that broke the hearts of a small animal rescue team on Kangaroo Island — an injured koala sitting nearby a furry friend who did not survive in the aftermath of the bushfires.

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:32:25 +1100 | Mollie Gorman
Animals, Animal Welfare, Invertebrates - Insects and Arachnids, Social Media

Is giving bottled water to koalas bad? Should you leave cut watermelon out for bees? We ask experts what they think of some recent social media 'tips'.