By DJ Yap
Whale sharks are making a comeback in the tourist town of Donsol but it seems their schedule may have changed. The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)-Philippines on Thursday reported an unusual rise in “interactions” with the giant fish in Donsol in the last quarter of 2013, resulting in an increase in the number of tourists.
A kayak fisherman died Monday off Maui after a shark bit his dangling foot, officials said.
A brazen bird has snatched a video camera that was recording crocodiles in northwest Australia and took it on a 110-kilometer (70-mile) journey.
Washington’s National Zoo named its giant panda cub Bao Bao on Sunday but fans will have to wait a month before they can get their first glimpse of the furry creature.
Lab mice trained to fear a particular smell can transfer the impulse to their unborn sons and grandsons through a mechanism in their sperm, a study said Sunday.
By Williamor Magbanua
Personnel from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in North Cotabato took over the care on Thursday of a wounded Philippine Eagle, which was turned over by a farmer who had found it last week.
By DJ Yap
For their achievements in seizing poachers and traders of endangered animals, 62 “wildlife warriors,” most of them soldiers and police officers, have been given recognition by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
Animal rights campaigners have launched a poster campaign urging Chinese diners to turn down cat and dog dishes, with the group calling for the creatures to be considered “friends not food”.
As a long line of aid convoys jammed northern Cebu to bring food, water and medical care to people affected by the onslaught of supertyphoon Yolanda, five veterinarians likewise joined the throng with a mission to care for the animals that also need “humanitarian” comfort. The vets from the Humane Society International (HSI) hopped on [...]
Lying on a massage table at a spa in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, Feri Tilukay closed his eyes and smiled blissfully as three enormous snakes slithered all over him.
A giant extinct species of the platypus with powerful teeth has been discovered in Australia, with a scientist on Tuesday describing the duck-billed water animal as a Godzilla-like monster.
An act of love between Martin the zebra and Giada the donkey in the romantic Italian city of Florence has produced a rare “zonkey” baby that is drawing crowds to an exotic animal shelter.
Indonesia’s capital is getting rid of the monkey business.