Its genetic mutation means it does not have a good chance of survival, said marine researchers in a Facebook post.
After nearly seven decades in Vienna's public zoo, Schurli, the giant tortoise, has died.
The huge ball python floated around the paddling pool as Washington state experienced a historic heat wave.
Killing a black bear without a permit is illegal in California, but police agreed with the man that it was "self-defense."
The Las Vegas-based pest control company has said that the man in the video was an "uncompensated trainee."
The monkey gained a following of over 17 million on the app, as viewers watched him open presents sent by fans.
The Queensland family returned home to find a non-venomous carpet python dangling from their ceiling.
The hilarious video has inspired many dog owners to share stories of their pooches trying to trick them.
Angie the cat is believed to have been living alone as a stray for more than a decade after going missing.
The animal spotted in the cafeteria turned out to be a clouded jack cat—a breed that resembles the wild bobcat.
The incident came just two days after the tragic death of another zookeeper in eastern China who was mauled to death by a Siberian tiger.
Once the car nears the sidewalk, the clever dog sits down and begins barking, bringing the driver to a halt.
The 11 ducklings had been trapped in a storm drain, leaving their mother to stand watch as they were rescued by firefighters.
A golden retriever, by the name of Larry David, decided he wanted to be alone, so hid in the bathroom, refusing to allow his owners access.
Desmond, a rescued three-year-old Flame Point Birman cat, has been called "so cute," and a "bloody legend."
A fluffy cat and a spotted fawn have formed the most unlikely and adorable of friendships, and luckily it was caught on camera for the whole world to see.
This video of a giraffe calf taking their first steps is no doubt the most adorable thing you will see today.
A young girl was filmed as she sheltered a dog from a heavy downpour, leaving herself exposed to the elements.
The clip, shared on Twitter on Tuesday, shows once again that we can learn a lot from our canine companions.
A mother was filming her six-year-old daughter playing in the waves when she suddenly darted out of the water.
Officials believe the remains belong to a 39-year-old woman who was found on Friday evening after not returning from walking her dogs.
Kremlin's agricultural watchdog says other countries are already interested in the animal shots: "The file for registration abroad, in particular in the European Union, is under preparation and will be promptly used for the registration process."
This clip of an adorable baby panda repeatedly trying to clamber into a hammock is sure to put a smile on your face.
Three-year-old Hazel rescued Sheba the kitten in the rain after hearing her crying underneath a shed.
Bahtiyar the Denizli rooster, now a local celebrity, crows for around 15 seconds before fainting in the viral clip.
The viral video sees a small black dog covering a baby girl with a blanket as she lies sleeping on a bed.
The clip of the juvenile saltwater crocodile floating in a tank has been watched more than 8 million times.
Social media users can't agree on what the strange creature is, with suggestions ranging from peacock to iguana.
The viral video sees the bobcat attack a woman from behind before the man pulls it off her and throws it away.