What to do when you want to settle down and raise a family but you're the last remaining member of your species in the country?
It's all "paws crossed" for a healthy giant panda cub at the National Zoo in Washington D.C.
A 62-year-old Australian man seriously hurt when animal charged and tossed him into the air several times
Mavis the whale, a resident of the Georgia Aquarium, gave birth to the beluga calf on Mother's Day
East London's scenesters can hang out with pocket-sized porkers at weekend "pignic" event in May
Heart-tugging photos of forlorn dog with case of belongings attracts deluge of online sympathy and outrage
From horse and camel adventures to treks through tiger territory, the safari industry Oscars recognize the best wildlife encounters
In the Middle East, animals in malls are not uncommon. Giant squid, crocodiles and lions are all on show for shoppers
Where to pay homage to the cutest local celebrities you'll ever stalk
Stock herders and csikos horsemen -- Hungarian cowboys -- corral unusual beasts in Europe's largest natural grassland
For some they’re delicacies, for others species in need of protection. Some of the more divisive dishes travelers may encounter