It’s so often the case that cats don’t give you so much as a ‘hello’ in the morning, so to get a reaction like this is something special.
This gorilla at Philadelphia Zoo is so keen to keep his hands clean, he walks on two legs to avoid getting his food dirty.
A sleepy dog has gone viral for an adorable reason. The two-year-old pup was in a deep sleep, and snored so loudly he woke himself up.
Many different species and breeds of animals have gone in and out of popularity over the years, from pugs to hedgehogs. One adorable animal, however, has been overlooked for far too long.
The ‘mini Beast from the East’ has brought freezing temperatures and flurries of snow back to the UK, and while most are keen for spring to kick in, one dog appears happy for the white stuff to continue falling.
After five years without her cat, Nguhi Muturi never expected to see him again, but the story of how the pet came back into her life stunned her and just about everybody else who heard it.
Animals at Brookfield Zoo near Chicago celebrated St Patrick’s Day in their own special way this year – with the help of some themed snacks.
A two-legged cat from Bangkok is taking the internet by storm with videos showing his fun life.
This is the moment when dozens of turtles and tortoises were released back into the wild after being trafficked.
A dog is going viral for looking a little unusual. The one-year-old pup has a strangely human-like face.
What’s more adorable than a dog? A dog that looks like a teddy bear.
For all of you animal lovers out there, there’s a new trend on Twitter that you may just fall in love with.
As another week draws to a close, we’ve collected some photos of the furriest – and funniest – pets around. This characterful bunch live all over the place, from Methlick to Muchalls. Take a look to see if your beloved friend is in our gallery. Thank you to Dog Friendly Aberdeen, as always.
Fiona the hippo, aged one, won the internet’s heart in 2017 thanks to her charm and spirit, but now it seems she’s won the heart of a fellow hippo too.
Ahead of Mother’s Day on Sunday, a lucky group of animals were given special treats at Twycross Zoo.
A curious little raccoon had to be saved after getting her head stuck in a hole.
ZSL London Zoo has welcomed the arrival of a beautiful baby sloth.
If your flatmate did half of the ridiculous things your pet does, you’d probably throw them out of the house – and here’s the proof.
An intrepid and creative pet owner has created a hideout for their cats – complete with its own sniper tower.
Pax may look like a normal, fun loving Corgi, but a comment on his Instagram account has sparked a remarkable viral debate about fat shaming dogs.
Keeping their animals clean can be a chore for pet owners, but not so Erica Lillard.
The first polar bear cub born in the UK for 25 years has finally ventured outside.
A lizard has achieved internet fame by being photographed in a pose strikingly similar to a famous meme.
A memorial photo album for an elderly rescue dog is reducing Facebook users to tears.
The internet is falling in love with a two-week-old piglet, who was filmed happily chasing her farmer in a tractor.
While the heavy snow caused disruption across wide parts of the UK, it proved a particular burden for one sheep in mid Wales.
Ever wondered what happens to animals brought into the UK by aeroplane? Well, this video is here to show you the work that goes on at Heathrow’s animal reception centre.
Staff at a branch of footwear company Schuh were given a little extra-curricular work to do when an obstinate bird entered the shop uninvited.
This 10-week-old puppy is melting hearts online after she was videoed giving her biscuit to another dog.
This is one of the cutest pictures of a dog you’ll ever see – even though you can barely see him.
In Australia, police have a whole different set of challenges to deal with – including some worryingly resourceful snakes.
A leveret, or baby hare, has been saved from the snow at Dublin airport – and she is extra strength adorable.