[HANOI] Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a directive to ban the South-east Asian country's wildlife trade with immediate effect in order to reduce the risk of new pandemics, a...

[SINGAPORE] Twin red-ruffed lemurs have been born at Singapore zoo, officials said on Thursday, a rare double delivery that is a boost for the endangered saucer-eyed primates.

[WASHINGTON] A well-known "rule of paw" holds that you can tell how old your pooch is in human terms by multiplying its age in years by seven.

KOALAS in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) could become extinct by 2050 unless the government immediately intervenes to protect the species and its habitat, the final report of a year...

[SYDNEY] Koalas in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) could become extinct by 2050 unless the government immediately intervenes to protect the species and its habitat, the final report...

[KIEV] Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) said Tuesday that it has opened an investigation and suspended a senior employee after 38 dead puppies were discovered on one of its planes.

[WASHINGTON] The US meat industry crisis that saw thousands of sick workers, surging prices and grocery-store shortages is leading half of Americans to consider plant-based options, new research...

[SHANGHAI] As China's Parliament prepares new laws to ban the trade and consumption of wildlife, local action plans published this week suggest the country's fur trade and lucrative traditional...

[BEIJING] Private sleuth Sun Jinrong brings heat detectors, tiny surveillance cameras, and a blow dart loaded with a tranquiliser to his search for one desperate client's missing loved one: A cat...

[NEW YORK] Airbnb on Thursday began offering "Animal Experiences" - promising harmony with nature, from lazing with alpacas to helping dogs struggling to survive in the aftermath of the Chernobyl...