Read more about the article Thousands Of Fish Die In Drought
Thousands of dead fish floating in the water in Coari, Brazil, undated. According to experts, the phenomenon is due to the low oxygenation of the water, caused by the severe drought registered throughout the Amazon this year. (CEN)

Thousands Of Fish Die In Drought

These shockingly stark images show thousands of dead fish floating on the surface of an Amazonian lake as far as the eye can see. The fish are believed to have died from oxygen starvation caused by a severe 'trout' in a lake in Parana do Jussara, Coari Municipality, northern Brazil.…

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Read more about the article Pigeons Get Vasectomies In Pest Crackdown
A veterinarian performs a sterilization surgery on a pigeon, in Bogota, Colombia, in November, 2022. The minimally invasive laparoscopy procedures were developed by the District Institute for Animal Protection and Welfare (IDPYBA) and the Antonio Narino University, as part of the framework for the care for free-roaming pigeons. (Secretaria Distrital de Ambiente/Newsflash)

Pigeons Get Vasectomies In Pest Crackdown

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Animal welfare officials in Colombia have begun giving pigeons vasectomies as a humane way to keep numbers down in the capital Bogota. The Institute for the Protection and Animal Welfare of Bogota (IDPYBA) announced that nine pigeons underwent the snip on 9th November. Mauricio Cano, of the…

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Read more about the article Two New Deadly Snakes Species Found
Image shows the newly discovered Bothrocophias myrringae sp. nov., that lives in isolated, nearly inaccessible rain forests in South America. It was discovered by a South American team of scientists in October 2022. (Juan Pablo Hurtado-Gomez/Newsflash)

Two New Deadly Snakes Species Found

Two new species of deadly venomous snake have been discovered in Colombia by a team of international scientists. They have been named as Bothrocophias myrringae and Bothrocophias tulitoi, two new types of toadheaded pitviper. The snakes' venom is said to be so powerful it can kill a man. Newsflash obtained…

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Read more about the article 11-Year-Old Son Dies Of Snake Bite After Fight For Life In Coma
Picture shows Joao Victor Delfino Laurentino, 11, hospitalized after being bitten by a snake in Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil, undated. He died after more than seven hours passed from the time he was bitten until the moment he received the antivenom. (Newsflash)

11-Year-Old Son Dies Of Snake Bite After Fight For Life In Coma

An 11-year-old boy has died in intensive care 11 days after he was bitten by a snake in Brazil. Joao Victor Delfino Laurentino was playing with friends in Mogi das Cruzes, Sao Paulo State, south-eastern Brazil on 6th October when he was bitten. Picture shows Joao Victor Delfino Laurentino, 11,…

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Read more about the article Young Woman Who Sneaked To Closed-Off Waterfall With Pals For Selfie Dies After Fall
Amanda Franco dos Santos, 26, poses in undated photo. She died after falling from a waterfall in Corupa, Santa Catarina, Brazil on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022. (@amanda.francodossantos/Newsflash)

Young Woman Who Sneaked To Closed-Off Waterfall With Pals For Selfie Dies After Fall

A young mum of a five-year-old girl has died after sneaking to the top of a Brazilian waterfall that was closed off to the public for a selfie. Amanda Franco dos Santos, 26, died after she fell from the waterfall and was washed downstream in the Corupa Waterfall Route located…

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Read more about the article Serial Killer Looked Up Lethal Doses Online
Nurse Brenda Aguero, poses with unidentified woman, undated. She is accused of the death of at least five newborn babies between March and June of this year in Cordoba, Argentina. (Newsflash)

Serial Killer Looked Up Lethal Doses Online

A nurse accused of murdering five newborn babies and trying to kill eight more looked up lethal doses of potassium and insulin on the internet, said prosecutors in Argentina. Police found the deadly hunt in her computer search history after arresting suspect Brenda Aguero, who worked as a neo-natal nurse…

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Read more about the article Boy Dies After Seven Heart Attacks From Sting
Luiz Miguel Furtado Barbosa, aged 7, poses in undated photo. He died after he was bitten by a scorpion in the municipality of Anhembi, in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 25, 2022. (Newsflash)

Boy Dies After Seven Heart Attacks From Sting

A seven-year-old boy died after he suffered seven heart attacks when he was stung by a one of the most toxic scorpions in South America. Luiz Miguel Furtado Barbosa from the municipality of Anhembi, Sao Paulo state, Brazil, was getting dressed to go camping with his family on 23rd October.…

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Read more about the article Three Killed By Fire While Parents Were Out
The siblings Maria Eloa (left), Francisca Aylla (middle) and Francisco Ayllan (right) pose in an undated photo. They all died following a house fire in Parnaiba, on the coast of Piaui, Brasil. (Newsflash)

Three Killed By Fire While Parents Were Out

Three siblings left home alone were killed in a horror house fire in Brazil apparently caused by a faulty fan in their bedroom. The blaze started in the family home in Parnaiba, Piaui state, at around 10pm on 17th October. Police named the victims as four-year-old Maria Eloa, seven-year-old Francisca…

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Read more about the article Dog Left For Binmen Inside Suitcase Rescued By Animal Lovers
Residents help the dog found abandoned in a suitcase in Niteri, Brazil in undated footage. It was named Zaira. (CEN)

Dog Left For Binmen Inside Suitcase Rescued By Animal Lovers

A pet dog dumped in a suitcase and gagged with a cloth was rescued by horrified passers by when they saw the case moving. The black dog - identifeid as 10-year-old Zaira in local media - had been left by its owner in a wheelie case under a lamppost in…

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Read more about the article Man Drowns After Jumping Into Reservoir To Escape Huge Killer Bees Swarm
Donizete Bezerra da Silva, 58, poses in undated photo. He drowned after jumping into a farm dam to escape a bee attack in Catalao, Brazil, on Monday, Oct. 24, 2022. (Newsflash)

Man Drowns After Jumping Into Reservoir To Escape Huge Killer Bees Swarm

A man drowned after he jumped into a reservoir to escape a swarm of thousands of highly-aggressive killer bees after trying to tie his canoe to a tree where they had built their hive. Donizete Bezerra da Silva, 58, was attacked instantly as he moored by a farm in the…

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