There are signs asking visitors not to feed the wildlife, but at this popular WA beach where kangaroo selfies are the new social media craze, tourists are not paying any attention.
Adelaide Zoo's popular giant pandas, Wang Wang and Fu Ni, are again drawn into federal politics, with both of the major parties now committing to keep them for a further five years, importantly with China's blessing.
Animal lovers often believe a vegan diet for their pet is a good choice, but they could not be more wrong, writes Rachel Allavena
Blue Planet Live viewers were given an unplanned lesson about the Heron Island food chain during a broadcast documenting the struggle of turtle hatchlings trying to make it out to sea.
It is one of Australia's rarest birds, but conservationists say Hunter Valley habitat crucial to the breeding and survival of the regent honeyeater is currently zoned for industrial development and urgently needs protecting.
Advocates have welcomed the growing public awareness of how pet abuse can be wielded as a weapon against people. But according to the authors of a new book, much less attention has been paid to how family violence affects pets themselves.
The Queensland Government is being urged to expand the controversial practice of koala translocation, despite previous programs having a high mortality rate. But some disagree.