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Animal News

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 10:18:22 +1100 | Lily Nothling
Animal Welfare

A pet owner could face criminal charges after a dog which was tied to a backyard clothesline and left without shade or water died of heat exhaustion.

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 18:04:39 +1100 | Lucy MacDonald
Animals, Animal Welfare, Law, Crime and Justice, Crime

A magistrate describes a Tasmanian man's torture of a seagull he deliberately caught with a fishing hook as "vicious and callous", but suspends the 22-year-old's jail term.

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 15:25:24 +1100 | Jasmine Hines And Karyn J Wilson
Endangered and Protected Species, Animal Welfare, Crocodile

A large hook designed to catch crocodiles is discovered in Queensland's Fitzroy River, prompting a warning from authorities that such traps are a danger to the public when the animals are baited, particularly during breeding season.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:21:27 +1100
Urban Development and Planning, Animal Welfare, Animal Behaviour, Animals and Nature, Animals

The elephants will slowly die after consuming plastic along with food scraps, but Sri Lanka's Government hopes the moat will keep the animals away and stop them harassing villagers.

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 16:07:33 +1100 | Edwina Seselja
Animals, Animal Welfare, COVID-19

Puppy prices have soared during the pandemic and so too have the number of scams targeting buyers, with the consumer watchdog reporting people have been swindled out of more than $1.6 million this year.

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 13:50:10 +1100 | Sharnie Kim
Animals, Animal Welfare, Charities and Community Organisations, Air and Space, Grief

A Cairns woman whose partner died in a plane crash on Cape York Peninsula earlier this year has completed a solo hike to raise money for a cause dear to his heart — homeless dogs and cats.

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 10:07:47 +1100
Animal Welfare, Mammals, Animals, Animal Science, Animal Behaviour
A farmer heard the cries of the elephant in the well and alerted local authorities, who retrieved it in an operation lasting over 14 hours.
Sat, 21 Nov 2020 10:07:47 +1100
Human Interest, Animals, Animal Behaviour, Animal Welfare

An elephant falls into a well after straying into a village bordering a forest in Tamil Nadu's Dharmapuri district, with rescuers sedating it during the 12-hour rescue operation.

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:46:29 +1100 | Jedda Costa
Marine Biology, Environment, Conservation, Animal Welfare, Animal Behaviour

Scientists monitor the waters of the Gippsland Lakes in eastern Victoria after the mystery deaths of four endangered dolphins.