Let's face it – we love our pets! And whether they have feathers, fur or fins, they all have a place in our heart. Here, we share heart-warming stories and expert advice on how to care for our best friends
Everyday habits of great dog owners
Bei Bei the giant panda leaves Washington for China
The giant panda who was born at Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington is heading back to China due to an agreement that all giant pandas born at the zoo go home to China when they turn 4.
One eyed mare defies the odds and gives birth to twin foals
A horse stud owner was left in shock as he realised that one of his mares had defied 1 in 10,000 odds to give birth to live twin foals.
New studies reveal dogs are good for our heart health
A new study has examined the link between owning a dog and having a lowered risk of dying from heart disease, with positive results.
Rental crisis in Tasmania results in agents pitching “pet bonds”
As the rental property crisis in Hobart continues, real estate agents are offering “pet bonds” as a solution to appease landlords. Would you pay a pet bond?
New study finds cats are just as “emotionally attached” to us as dogs or infants
The ground-breaking study from Oregon State University looked for signs of attachment in both cats and kittens when they were reunited with their owners in a strange place.
Keep your home free of animal hair
From new planets to DNA breakthroughs to whale earwax, 2018 has been filled with fascinating scientific stories.
12 dangerous mistakes cat owners should never make
28 amazing wildlife encounters
Our readers have had some pretty incredible run-ins with members of the animal kingdom.