Baby Animals

Twin ring-tailed lemurs have been born at Chester Zoo. The delightful duo arrived to seven-year-old mum Fiona following 135-day-long pregnancy and have been clinging tightly to her ever since. At just 15cm tall, the tiny twins are each no bigger than ‘tennis balls with tails’ and weigh just a few hundred grams.
We round up this week’s most heartwarming news stories, featuring panda birthday parties, ice cream drone deliveries at Legoland, and a baby giraffe’s adorable first encounter with a rabbit.
We’ve rounded up the week’s good news stories, featuring baby elephants, cows helping out penguins, an office chair grand prix and a snail species brought back from the brink of extinction.
Berlin’s Tierpark released more images of their newest polar bear cub, born on 1 December. The mum and baby will be housed in an isolated area to minimise the risk of the cub picking up an infection.
Need a bit of respite from all the general election coverage? You've come to the right place. Just watch this pair of adorable
Elephants have the longest known gestation period of any mammal, up to 680 days, but it's a long pregnancy worth waiting for.
Every day, ivory poachers tear apart elephant families for their tusks. But for young elephants who are still reliant on their mothers for milk, a mother lost to poaching can mean a death sentence too...
Think bats are scary? Be prepared to have you preconceptions shattered. SHATTERED, we tell you! Because this video by the
Barnacle Geese are a species which I personally was taken aback by. If any of you have seen the new series called 'Life Story,' presented by Sir David Attenborough, then you know very well that this species in particular is one which leaves you utterly mesmerized. Check it out the video below.
It's all happening at our new favourite alliterative attraction, Zürich Zoo. Specifically, it's all happening at Zürich Zoo's
"My buddy and I were clearing a right of way for the electric lines and came across this fawn trapped in the fall path of
Seriously, animal kingdom. You've got to stop it with your Young Animals Annoying Patient Older Ones thing. First, we had
Quite simply, the best six-second video you'll see today. We think Faucet the goat has got a great future as a pop star...
No, really. A gif of these cute Chester Zoo critters appeared at the weekend on Reddit (see below) - but the original video
Aww, it's like Calvin and Hobbes! Or rather: Hobbes and Hobbes. Just check out Marshall Shaffer and his buddy Kali the tiger
From tiny squeaky pink things to less tiny squeaky black-and-white things: this video charting the first 100 days in the
Ladies and gentlemen, it's your adorable animal video of the day - starring Charlie the brown lemur and Willie the baby goat
In which a baby elephant in the Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa, recognises its dad - and the family all gather
Is there anything cuter than a baby panda? What about 14 baby pandas? The Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding and Research Base
And in true 'Strictly Come Dancing' style, they only stop to poop. Wait, what? (Via Tastefully Offensive)