Pets & Animals

Tue 19 Feb 2019

Two-month-old puppy saved from jaws of snake

premium_icon Two-month-old puppy saved from jaws of snake

PATAPOUF the puppy had only been in his home for a few weeks when he nearly became a carpet python’s breakfast.

CONSERVATION: Help students rid Torquay Beach of rubbish

CONSERVATION: Help students rid Torquay Beach of rubbish

Students from USC's Fraser Coast campus have formed the Fraser Coast Intrepid Landcare Group to help take better care of the region's natural environment.

Cop keeps puppy rescued from flood

premium_icon Cop keeps puppy rescued from flood

An officer who rescued two puppies from a car bonnet in a flooded river has adopted one of the puppies and named it after the waterway it was saved from.

‘Look mum, the lion’s got a willy’

‘Look mum, the lion’s got a willy’

A graphic appendage on a toy lion bought in a Melbourne store has shocked a mum and her young family.

Photographer’s insanely close encounter

Photographer’s insanely close encounter

A young Australian photographer was lucky not to lose a hand when a massive Great White shark took an interest in him.

Ruff commute ahead as RSPCA backs pet plan

premium_icon Ruff commute ahead as RSPCA backs pet plan

The state’s peak animal welfare group has backed a push to allow some pets to travel on buses, trains and ferries as public support for the potentially lifesaving...

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