Pictures show the extremely rare elephant living happily with its mother in Myanmar.
Wolves were absent from California for nearly a century, meaning the wolf pups mark an important milestone in their conservation.
The man was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after the alligator bit his face, causing a massive gash.
Scientists have observed killer whales approaching fishing boats, having learned that the fishing lines could provide an easy meal.
The Galapagos land iguana had been completely wiped out on Santiago Island.
The alligator was reportedly euthanized because of the extent of its injuries, and it's unclear who may be responsible.
The two crocodiles, called Dusty-rose and Scarface, are often seen displaying this loving behavior.
The brook trout, which was also 23 inches long and weighed 7.84 pounds, was caught in Colorado's Monarch Lake.
Angler Joe Rivas caught two of the huge carnivorous fish, measuring 41 inches and 42 inches, respectively, and released them both.
Ocean conservation groups have described the news as "horrific," renewing calls for the practise to be banned.
The rescuer said she didn't believe the call at first, thinking people had mistaken it for an otter as beavers are rarely found in the densely-populated area.
The amount of venom extracted from Titan, a king brown snake living at Australian Reptile Park, was enough to kill 20 humans.
"I was just walking with my feet in the shallow part of the water looking for sea glass and seashells," Michelle Robert said of the odd encounter.
Video footage of Amari in the enclosure shows her charging around the grownup giraffes and even racing them for their favorite food.
Carol Woollery and her daughter pulled out of their driveway and were met with an alligator turning to face them with its mouth open.
"When I saw the bear in the video, I was so shocked, I almost spit my coffee," Wendy Watson told Newsweek.
A motion sensor camera snapped a picture of the two animals squaring up in the Desert National Wildlife Refuge, Nevada.
Justin Cohen was bitten by a brown recluse spider, thought to be one of the most venomous spiders in the U.S., although it is rare that a bite from one results in serious side effects.
Armadillos have been traveling up rivers and streams to the Midwest in recent years, and thousands of them are being spotted there year-round.
The huge wolf fish nearly bit the Maine fisherman as he grappled with it.
With California in the grip of a climate change-triggered drought, trees are so dry that they are entirely burning in the Oak wildfire.
The bullsnake is recovering after Colorado wildlife specialists worked to remove the golf balls it had eaten.
The baby squirrel, later named Casper, can be seen struggling to drink milk from a baby bottle.
Elliot Senseman suffered a cardiac arrest and died from brain injuries four days after the snake cut oxygen off from his brain.
Unsettled villagers watched as dozens of snakes were removed from a property in Bihar, India.
On average there are about seven unprovoked alligator attacks in Florida each year year, a number that has been increasing.
The blaze has covered more than 11,900 acres and was zero percent contained, officials said.
The 11-foot reptile fought wranglers hard after being discovered beneath a Jeep in a Florida driveway.
Overjoyed conservationists released a video from a wildlife camera showing one of the parents walking across a path with a cub in its mouth.