Pets & Animals

Mon 16 Jul 2018

What's wrong this picture of a baby brown snake?

What's wrong this picture of a baby brown snake?

A COAST snake catcher got called out to an unusual job yesterday where the 'snake' wasn't quite what it appeared.

Sun 15 Jul 2018

In dog we trust - the unbreakable bond between pet and owner

In dog we trust - the unbreakable bond between pet and owner

Often it's difficult to tell who's rescued who. Here are some touching tails of shelter dogs and their saviours to give paws for thought.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Plan to prove Tasmanian tiger is out there

Plan to prove Tasmanian tiger is out there

WILDLIFE biologist Forrest Galante has brought one species back from the dead — and he wants to do the same with the Tasmanian tiger.

Everything you know about sharks is wrong

Everything you know about sharks is wrong

MOST people think sharks are hungry, man-eating beasts but there are crazier ways humans are killed — and they will likely surprise you.

Keeping the furballs warm

Keeping the furballs warm

Pet shop owner and animal rescue advocate suggests warm doonas and drop-down screen for cats, dogs and chooks outside

‘Aliens stole my feathered friends’

‘Aliens stole my feathered friends’

Alien forces are behind a series of mysterious duck disappearances in the Northern Territory, according to a local nurse.

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