Calling all swifts : Durham Cathedral installs speakers to attract birds to its belfry

Durham Cathedral is encouraging breeding swifts to nest by installing high powered speakers 60ft above the ground in its Belfry Tower.

The Dark Web Sells Thousands of Wild Animals. But Not as Pets

Amid the human-driven ecological unraveling, the illegal wildlife trade poses one of the greatest threats to many species' continued existence. Alas, the internet has allowed this trade to flourish more easily than ever.

Rescued: Spaniel leapt into 50ft sinkhole

These pictures show the incredible moment a terrified spaniel who leapt into a 50-foot sinkhole was winched to safety by firefighters.

Horror as springer spaniel impales himself on 2ft stick

A springer spaniel was left impaled on a two-foot stick in a freak accident during a game of fetch.