Chicken rehoming charity gets 52,000 lockdown hen requests

A charity that rehomes chickens said it has had more than 52,000 requests for hens since lockdown began.

Rare snake to be reintroduced across England

A rare snake is slated to be reintroduced in parts of the UK, the head of Natural England has said.

Sheep farmers criticise proposals to release lynx in Scotland

The Lynx UK Trust has confirmed it is pursuing a release licence for the Eurasian lynx in Scotland, despite warnings of the devastation the predator could cause for sheep farmers.

Hardworking rescue dog Diesel retires from the force after 55 'dog years' of dedicated service

A hardworking fire service dog is officially retiring after a career responding to more than 300 incidents across Scotland over 55 ‘dog years’.