'Elusive' animal spotted swimming in river near Glasgow

John Hutton captured this image of one of two otters he spotted in the Allander Water earlier this week.

Zoologist guilty of bestiality and animal abuse

A renowned zoologist has pleaded guilty to dozens of sickening charges including animal cruelty, bestiality and possession of child exploitation material.

The day sea-dipping animals stunned Aberystwyth

Two elephants take a dip off the Welsh coast while onlookers dressed in Edwardian garb watch on in amazement.

Malnourished lion cub found by a road in Serbia

A lion cub was taken to a zoo in northern Serbia on the 21st September after it was seen wandering on a local road, officials and media said.