Read more about the article Stud Sumatran Orangutan Given Six-Female Harem To Help Save Species
Image shows Sumatran orangutans (Pongo abelii) Riang and Awang, undated photo. Awang arrived at the Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland, on Apr. 25, 2024. (Zurich Zoo, Enzo Franchini/Newsflash)

Stud Sumatran Orangutan Given Six-Female Harem To Help Save Species

A stud Sumatran orangutan has been given his own harem of six females in a one-ape bid to help save the endangered species. Awang has been drafted in by keepers…

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Read more about the article Experts Use GPS To Track Rare Wild Ibises And Trace Their Poachers
Image shows Enea breeding on the windowsill of the Harley-Davidson dealership in Ruemlang, Switzerland, undated photo. The bird was found dead in Tuscany, Italy, on Mar. 17, 2024. (C. Esterer/Newsflash)

Experts Use GPS To Track Rare Wild Ibises And Trace Their Poachers

Experts are now using GPS tracking systems to keep an eye on rare wild ibises and hunt down poachers. The birds are considered to be some of the world's most…

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Read more about the article Rare Snap Of Snow Leopard Caught Out By Summer Melt
Footage shows the Amur leopard in the Land of the Leopard National Park, Primorsky Krai in the Russian Far East, undated. The Amur leopard is also known as the Far East leopard. (@leopard_land/Newsflash)

Rare Snap Of Snow Leopard Caught Out By Summer Melt

Magnificent Amur leopard does not seem to know whether it is summer-ing or going as its coat is apparently caught out by a rapid spring thaw. Rare footage from a…

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Read more about the article Swiss Zoo Welcomes Two Protected Gecko Species To Mark International Day For Biological Diversity
Image shows a standing's day gecko, undated photo. It was brought at the Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland, in May 2024. (Zurich Zoo, Enzo Franchini/Newsflash)

Swiss Zoo Welcomes Two Protected Gecko Species To Mark International Day For Biological Diversity

A zoo in Switzerland has introduced two protected gecko species into their terrarium to mark the International Day for Biological Diversity. The Zurich Zoo, in Switzerland, received the short-headed Day…

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Read more about the article Police Probe Mystery Death Of Rare Ibis
Image shows Enea breeding on the windowsill of the Harley-Davidson dealership in Ruemlang, Switzerland, undated photo. The bird was found dead in Tuscany, Italy, on Mar. 17, 2024. (C. Esterer/Newsflash)

Police Probe Mystery Death Of Rare Ibis

An endangered northern bald Ibis being used in a programme to revive the vanishingly rare breed in Europe has been killed by poachers, police in Italy believe. Wildlife experts are…

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Read more about the article Adorable Clip Shows Critically Endangered Newborn Sumatran Tiger Cubs Cuddling Up With Mum
Picture shows Sumatran tiger couple Mayang and Jae Jae, undated. They have two cubs. (Tierpark Berlin/Newsflash)

Adorable Clip Shows Critically Endangered Newborn Sumatran Tiger Cubs Cuddling Up With Mum

Critically endangered newborn Sumatran tiger cubs cuddle up with their mum. The video shows one of the tigers feeding from its mother while she cleans it while the other tiger…

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Read more about the article Rescued Rainforst Lizard’s Adorable Babies
Photo shows adult male chameleon at Zoo Vienna, undated. Offspring of critically endangered chameleons on 'Reverse the Red Day'. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

Rescued Rainforst Lizard’s Adorable Babies

Adorable offspring of endangered rainforest chameleons rescued from animal traffickers in Austria. The youngster is one of four who were born after their mother was found being smuggled through Vienna…

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Read more about the article Man Detained After Trying To Smuggle More Than 33 Protected Turtles In Several Days
Picture shows the turtles, undated. A man was detained for smuggling turtles at airport, in Zhuhai, China. (Customs/AsiaWire)

Man Detained After Trying To Smuggle More Than 33 Protected Turtles In Several Days

Customs catch a smuggler carrying a total of 21 endangered turtles in his suitcase before he attempted to sneak another 12 in the next two days. Surveillance camera footage recorded…

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Read more about the article Fourth Endangered Tiger Dies At Cash-Strapped Zoo A Month Before Its Birthday
Photo shows Sumatran tiger at Medan Zoo, undated. The tiger named Wesa died after months of being severely ill. (Newsflash)

Fourth Endangered Tiger Dies At Cash-Strapped Zoo A Month Before Its Birthday

An endangered tiger has died at a cash-strapped Indonesian zoo a month before its birthday. The male Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) named Wesa is the fourth tiger to die…

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