Pets & Animals

Mon 10 Aug 2020

SEX TAPE: Amorous pair busted in man’s shed

Premium Content SEX TAPE: Amorous pair busted in man’s shed

‘They were having a great time until I turned the light on.’

Sun 9 Aug 2020

Revealed: Southeast’s dog attack hot spots

Premium Content Revealed: Southeast’s dog attack hot spots

Southeast Queensland councils have revealed which suburbs are the worst for animal and dog attacks. See how your suburb fares.

Thu 6 Aug 2020

Kitten and puppy ripped from jaws of hungry snakes

Premium Content Kitten and puppy ripped from jaws of hungry snakes

Pet owners have been warned to watch out for their furry friends with these horrifying tales a reminder of how fast snakes can strike.

Special sea bird found at Lady Elliot Island

Premium Content Special sea bird found at Lady Elliot Island

The bird, dubbed Marshmallow, could be the oldest known breeding Red-tailed tropic bird.

Wed 5 Aug 2020

‘There are monsters out there’: Sisters find two beaten dogs

Premium Content ‘There are monsters out there’: Sisters find two beaten dogs

Investigations continue in the case of two fatally injured dogs, an incident that has sparked outrage across the state. Warning: Graphic

Woman’s ‘stupid’ purchase nearly kills cat

Woman’s ‘stupid’ purchase nearly kills cat

A pet owner was left with “intense guilt” after her cat was left fighting for life after having contact with a common household item.

40,000 birds to be destroyed after bird flu outbreak

Premium Content 40,000 birds to be destroyed after bird flu outbreak

More than 40,000 birds will be exterminated in Lethbridge as Victoria races to contain a major bird flu outbreak.

‘Monster’ saltie stalks fishos at popular Top End spot

Premium Content ‘Monster’ saltie stalks fishos at popular Top End spot

A “MONSTER” 4m crocodile gave a pair of Top End fishos the fright of their lives after stalking their small tinnie at a popular fishing spot. WATCH THE VIDEO

Snake catchers prepare for breeding season influx

Premium Content Snake catchers prepare for breeding season influx

Snake catchers are gearing up for run of call outs to wrangle red belly blacks, eastern browns and coastal pythons on the move for breeding season.

Mon 3 Aug 2020

Huge snakes face off over massive female

Premium Content Huge snakes face off over massive female

A snake catcher says warmer weather means breeding season has started early in SEQ. One female was so big even the boys fighting for her affection were scared.

Woman crushed between two whales

Woman crushed between two whales

A woman has suffered fractured ribs and internal bleeding after being crushed by two humpback whales in a freak accident off the WA coast.

Fri 31 Jul 2020

Crippled creepy crawly nursed back to health

Premium Content Crippled creepy crawly nursed back to health

A young huntsman spider with two legs had a lucky escape after finding itself in the home of a kind-hearted young woman. Check out the amazing photos.

Whale ‘snot’ tells a story of poor health on journey home

Premium Content Whale ‘snot’ tells a story of poor health on journey home

Researchers have been studying whale blow - similar to our ‘snot’.

Thu 30 Jul 2020

Virus dogs unleashed to sniff out COVID carriers

Premium Content Virus dogs unleashed to sniff out COVID carriers

The first COVID-sniffing dogs could be on patrol in airports, hospitals or quarantine within months as Adelaide scientists work to deploy puppy power.

Fury as half-naked prankster jumps into aquarium at Sydney Zoo

Premium Content Fury as half-naked prankster jumps into aquarium at Sydney...

Police are investigating after a semi-naked prankster jumped into an aquarium at a zoo in Sydney’s west, swimming around and startling fish nearby as his friend filmed...

Wed 29 Jul 2020

'Fell in love': Heartwarming ending for dog with ruff past

Premium Content 'Fell in love': Heartwarming ending for dog with ruff past

After a failed adoption, it was a string of the wrong people, before a loving family spotted Dozer’s adoption profile online.

Hemsworth’s new surprising top honour

Premium Content Hemsworth’s new surprising top honour

Smashing box office records is one thing, but now Chris Hemsworth has had a whole species named after his most famous character.

Tue 28 Jul 2020

How to protect your pet from their biggest threat

Premium Content How to protect your pet from their biggest threat

A recent spike in tick numbers has prompted advice from a Cairns vet about how best to protect your four-legged family member.

Holy croc-amole: Meet the saltie who likes to dress up

Premium Content Holy croc-amole: Meet the saltie who likes to dress up

CROCODILES aren’t exactly known for being cute and fluffy, but a quirky NT saltie called Stampy — who likes to dress up — is winning hearts across the nation.

Mon 27 Jul 2020

‘Frozen alive’: Horror find in dumped freezer

Premium Content ‘Frozen alive’: Horror find in dumped freezer

Authorities are desperate to find a heartless animal abuser after making a grisly discovery in a freezer found at a dump. WARNING: Distressing

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