Probe after dumping of dead animals in Pembrokeshire

The heartbreaking discovery of abandoned dead snakes and chickens in Pembrokeshire has sparked an investigation by the RSPCA.

Lions traumatised by war find sanctuary

Lying on the hard desert ground, a lion is reduced to a pile of fur and bones – drained of all the strength and power we associate with the ferocious predator. So emaciated, he is barely even recognisable.

Animal reserve welcomes endangered orangutans

An animal reserve in Kent is now home to two critically endangered Sumatran orangutans.

Brothers Hadjah, 16, and Malou, 11, have come to the Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve in Hythe from Switzerland.

Troubled Miami Seaquarium ordered to close

One of Florida’s largest aquatic theme parks has been ordered to close by next month following several high-profile animal deaths and a series of scathing federal reports into the care of its marine mammals.