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Rescued Echidna Puggle Laps Milk From Vet Nurse's Hand At New Zoo Home (VIDEO)

A tiny echidna is receiving some lifesaving tender loving care this week after being rescued from a trail in western Australia.<p>The puggle, as baby echidnas are called, is being nursed by doctors at the Taronga Wildlife Hospital outside Sydney, Australia.<p>An almost "illogical mammal," according to …

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All of February we're celebrating Black History Month and the impact that black people have had on history and culture.<p>Celebrate by joining one of …

Baby Red Pandas Emerge For The First Time

These little fellas came a surprise to their keepers at the Cotswold Wildlife Park, who didn't know that the secretive parents had mated. Three months after being born, the unnamed cubs have taken their first steps outside of the nesting box.

County Sponsors Photo Contest at Trailside

Wildlife photography contest at trailside seeks your original photos of wild animals.<p>The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department …

Self-Taught Artist Creates Incredibly Detailed Wildlife Scratchboard Art

Self-educated artist Cristina Penescu creates <b>wildlife-themed scratchboard artworks</b> that look so real it’s hard to believe they’re not …

Walruses on the move? Aquarium animals in Sandy's path may need new homes

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Madagascar's wondrous wildlife (and where to see it)

Madagascar is well-known for its biodiversity; 5% of all animal and plant species known to man live here and only here (70% of the fauna and 90% of the flora are endemic). For travellers, admiring this modern-day Noah’s Ark is a highlight of a trip to the Red Island.<p>Fortunately, there are plenty of …

Nature

Top 10 wildlife spots on Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Green Island<p>From the Reef Fleet Terminal in Cairns Marina it's a around an hour by boat to Green Island. Most visitors go there to snorkel in the …

In pictures: Meet the world's endangered primates

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2008/aug/05/endangeredspecies.wildlife<p>720<p>Nearly half of all primates are in danger of becoming …

Cougar policy in Calif. under review

State looks at new policy focusing on nonlethal response<p>A new state mountain lion policy that would give California wardens more options besides killing the animals was proposed Friday under pressure from legislators and residents who were outraged by several lethal encounters last year, including …

If you cut down a tree in the forest, can wildlife hear it?

Related images<br>(click to enlarge)<p>A new tool developed by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and its partners is being used by scientists and land …

New Zealand, eliminate cats: They kill endangered bird species and shouldn’t be let loose.

You know what animal makes a good pet? No animal.<p>Laura Helmuth is the health, science, and environment editor at the <i>Washington Post.</i> From 2012–2016, …

Wildlife wonderland: planning your trip to the Pantanal

You never forget the first time you set eyes on a hyacinth macaw. A remarkable parrot cloaked in deep indigo plumage with clownish yellow eye patches, it seems both too fantastic and too beautiful to be real. But as home to some of the world's most incredible – and cooperative – wildlife, the …

South America

Rare footage of snow leopard recorded in north-west China – video

Footage shows a snow leopard in the mountains of Qinghai Province, China. The images were captured on infrared cameras by wildlife photographer Matse …

Florida's Imperiled Species: FWC Proposes Wildlife Protection Plans For 60 Animals (PHOTOS)

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission wants to hear the public's opinion on how the state's species should be protected.<p>Through April 13, the public is invited to read and comment on proposed plans to save local imperiled species such as pelicans, treefrogs, chipmunks, and even the University of …

National Wildlife Crime Unit left in funding doubt

The government has been criticised for failing to take "simple measures" to tackle crimes against wildlife such as birds of prey.<p>Ministers rejected …

Freezing weather brings fresh perils for British wildlife

Britain's continued freezing weather is threatening ever greater numbers of wild animals, birds and insects across the country, experts have warned. …

How to cope with Australia's scary wildlife

The irresistible fauna and flora of Australia draw visitors in droves, but some of the local wildlife sends us running for cover. If you're inspired to travel in Oz, keep an eye on the local critters with these tips from <i>Lonely Planet Magazine</i>.<p>Snakes<p>Uniquely, Australia has more venomous than …

Wales

British Wildlife Photography Awards Showcase Island's Amazing Biodiversity

There must be something that gives British photographers the magic touch, because really, these images from last year's British Wildlife Photography Awards are simply stunning.<p>Maybe they just have a higher ratio of cute animals, but the 2011 gallery is equally wonderful, so it's probably safe to …

Wildlife you might find in your own backyard

Pets and Animals<p>Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb meet endangered wolves, snakes and more!<p>04:51<p>‘What the Fluff’ challenge leaves dog — and sometimes owners — confused<p>01:02<p>George H.W. Bush’s service dog does a social media takeover<p>00:24<p>‘A piece of home’: Army specialist reunites with dog he …

Pets

Rare Golden Wombats At Australia's Cleland Wildlife Park Appear To Make Great Cuddlers (PHOTO)

These rare golden wombats will put other cuddly wombats to shame.<p>With their large, round bodies and adorable noses, the southern hairy-nosed wombats appear to be excellent cuddle companions, as seen in a photo taken at the Cleland Wildlife Park in Adelaide, Australia.<p><i>(Story continues below)</i><p><i>Senior</i> …

Wildlife Center Receives Funding for Seal Rehab Project

Environmental California presents a check for $18,000 to the California Wildlife Center for the rehabilitation of three elephant seals.<p>The California …

Dead or Alive: The Promise of Tourism for Shark Conservation

Human Journey<p>When many people hear the words <i>shark</i> and <i>tourism</i> in the same sentence, the first thing they think of is how to avoid these creatures of the deep. The second thing is the ubiquitous image of a small diver in a shark cage, coming face-to-face with a great white in a caricature of what …

New Sea Monster Found, Rewrites Evolution?

Cretaceous-era reptile Malawania anachronus discovered in Kurdistan.<p><b>A new species of dinosaur-era sea reptile is rewriting the books on the evolution of so-called sea monsters, a new study claims. (Read "When Monsters Ruled the Deep" from National Geographic magazine.)</b><p>The newfound—and potentially …

Why Did Penguins Stop Flying? The Answer Is Evolutionary

Penguins' swimming prowess cost them their ability to fly, a new study says.<p><b>Penguins lost the ability to fly eons ago, and scientists may have finally figured out why. A new study suggests that getting off the ground eventually just took too much effort for birds that were becoming expert …

Pictures: Top 10 Newly Discovered Species of 2012

Glowing cockroaches and a destructive fungus make the grade in Arizona State's list of top 10 new species of 2012.

Crawfish season is open! This big daddy was stuffed with bread, butter, onions and tomatoes. To die for!