Animal

Sisi briefed on details of integrated animal production complex project in Fayoum

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 09:39 GMT

Chairman of the National Contracting Company said that the administrative area was built on an area of 30 feddans which comprises a main premises.

Giza Zoo welcomes newborn hippo, kudu, Arabian oryx

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 11:30 GMT

Giza Zoo welcomed a number of newborn animals including hippopotamus, Kudu, and Arabian Oryx.

Australian dogs trained to sniff out endangered species

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 - 06:00 GMT

Australian dogs are being trained to sniff out the droppings of endangered animals in a scheme that offers greater understanding of threatened species.

Jonathan, St. Helena's ancient tortoise, awaits visitors

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 11:34 GMT

He is a tourist attraction worth travelling a long way to see -- Jonathan the giant tortoise is perhaps the world's oldest land animal.

Bye bye Basi: World's oldest captive panda dies

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 10:24 GMT

The world's oldest captive giant panda has died at the ripe old age of 37

Evidence of one of world's rarest birds found in AustraliaC

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 09:55 GMT

A feather from one of the most elusive birds in the world has been found in South Australia, the first proof in more than a century that it lives there.

Check it out: a baby pygmy hippo

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 09:05 GMT

Talk about a cute critter: a hippo small enough to fit in a pet cage.

Herbicide boost for tadpoles: study

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 10:02 GMT

Maligned as a bee-killer and possibly cancer-causing, a common herbicide has turned out to be a boon for tadpoles making them more toxic to predators

Australia outrage over kangaroo shot dead

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 09:39 GMT

A kangaroo dressed in leopard-print has been found shot dead on an Australian roadside tied to a chair and holding a bottle of booze

Jowly Martha named World's Ugliest Dog

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 - 12:07 GMT

A lumbering canine with deep-set wrinkles and a gas problem, Martha the Mastiff is no beauty queen -- but as the newly crowned World's Ugliest Dog.

DiCaprio, Mexico in push to save vaquita porpoise

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 - 03:09 GMT

Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed a commitment Monday to increase efforts to save the vaquita marina porpoise.

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