UK Animals

Jill Robinson: Creating Change From the Inside

Andrew Telling | Posted 03.08.2016 | UK Entertainment
Andrew Telling

In just a few months, Orange Planet Pictures will release a film to reveal the life of a person we believe to be of great significance in 21st Century animal welfare. 'To The Moon and Back' summates the life of Jill Robinson who has worked within China and Vietnam to bring an end to the unimaginable horrors of bear bile farming...

Pokemon Go Players Are Convinced Their Pets Can See Pokemon In Real Life

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Comedy

The Pokemon game that took Britain by storm has been released in its home nation of Japan, and it didn’t take long before eagle-eyed players there n...

Prince George Birthday Photos Prompt Warning About Feeding Dogs Ice Cream

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

One of the photos the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge released to mark Prince George’s third birthday has sparked concern as it shows their son offeri...

Terrifying Moment Polar Bear Tries To Bite Baby

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Parents

When a baby came face-to-face with a polar bear in a zoo, the bear gave the child’s family a rather scary reminder that they were looking at a wild ...

Manchester Is About To Get Its Very Own Cat Café

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Attention people of Manchester! If you’ve looked at Bristol’s cat pub or London’s “cat emporium” with envious eyes, we have some brilliant n...

Graphic: Abandoned Dog Looked Like She Was Turning To Stone Until Kind Strangers Saved Her

Caters | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: This article contains images of a neglected animal that some people may find upsetting. An abandoned pooch, who was so neglected that she l...

Tiny Cat Comforts His Dog BFF After A Trip To The Vets

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A picture of a cat comforting his canine friend after a trip to the vets is melting hearts everywhere. The touching photo was shared on Reddit with th...

Critically Endangered: New Classification of the Borneo Orangutan

Frontier | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK

Yet another one of the world's most incredible species is now critically endangered according to the International Union for Nature Conservation's (IUCN) latest assessment. Having now joined their Sumatran cousins on the list, the issues causing their degradation have been brought into the spotlight once more.

Dog's Quirky Adoption Photos Prove You Should Always Be Yourself

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to striking a pose, four-month-old Carpe Diem has got it sussed. The energetic pooch took the internet by storm after the rescue shelte...

Incredible Moment Sea Lion Played With Kids At Aquarium

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Parents

The moment a sea lion began engaging with two boys who were playing in front of an aquarium tank has been caught on camera. The footage, shot in Maryl...

I've Got This Dog That Eats Pants

Anna J Lawrence | Posted 05.07.2016 | UK Parents
Anna J Lawrence

I think it would be a just assessment to say that The Colonel lost ... both the cucumber and his dignity. And I also think it would be fair to say that I shall be needing to take a trip to M & S very soon in order to stock up on supplies. Of pants. Not cucumbers. We are going to stick to purchasing lettuce for a wee while.

Brexit Impact on Veganism

Jasmijn de Boo | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Politics
Jasmijn de Boo

Whether you voted Remain or Leave in last week's referendum, the Brexit outcome will have ramifications beyond direct financial, political and socio-economic impacts.

This Dog's Hair Is Totally Better Than Yours

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

This is Tori. She's a Bichon Frise with perfectly sculpted hair. The adorable pooch, who lives in Daegu, South Korea, is taking Instagram by storm wit...

Penguin Populations Could Decrease Up To 60% Before The Year 2099

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered that climate change in the Antarctic is having a devastating impact on future Adélie penguin populations. According to cur...

Kitten And Puppy Defy The Odds To Be Together In Adorable Clip

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Two unlikely pals have moved mountains to be together in a touching storyline that would rival Romeo and Juliet. The clip above shows a kitten trying ...

This Family Trip To The Zoo Didn't Go As Planned

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Parents

A trip to the zoo is usually the perfect way to occupy kids on a family day out, but apparently not when there are peacocks around. One parent uploade...

Stray Saved From Euthanasia Gets Second Chance As Therapy Dog

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A wolf-like dog has been rescued from a terrible fate and given a second chance as a service dog to a young boy. The beautiful pooch, called Sherlock...

Investigation Launched After Footage Shows 'Fox Cubs Being Put Into Hounds' Kennels'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK

An independent investigation has been launched into a fox hunting group amid claims fox cubs were used to train hounds how to kill. The probe will l...

Roo-ful Thoughts

Judith Owen | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Owen

So I went to do a run of shows and festivals in Australia, shortly after the whole 'Harambe' incident and found myself longing to go to the local Koal...

#DogsAtPollingStations Is Back To Encourage You To Get Out And Vote

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Once again, it's time for Britain to go to the polls. A high turnout is expected in today's EU referendum despite heavy rain and flooding in some area...

Excited Police Dog Reunites With Handler In Heartwarming Clip

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Dogs really are man's best friend - and this video is proof. The clip, which was uploaded to Facebook by North Yorkshire Police, shows the touching mo...

#CatsAgainstBrexit Just Sparked The Best Political Debate On Twitter Of The Referendum

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK

With just three days to go before Brits head to the polls in the EU referendum, politics has taken an interesting turn in the form of people's cats ta...

This 19-Year-Old Dog Has The Most Adorable Sneeze

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

YouTube Logan Lemmon was woken up one morning by his 19-year-old rat terrier Maggie having a sneezing fit, and he managed to catch the end of it on vi...

Kitten's Reaction To Seeing Itself In The Mirror For The First Time Is Totes Adorbs

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

The world is a strange place for a newborn kitten - everything is huge and confusing, and you learn new things everyday. This little cutie named Wiske...

Activists Troll Baker Saying Her Lifelike Cakes 'Encourage Animal Cruelty'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A baker who creates lifelike animal cakes has come under fire from animal rights activists who say she is "encouraging animal cruelty". Hannah Edwards...