A recent study suggested that cats kill between 1.4 billion and 3.7 billion birds and billions more small mammals a year.
As one osprey pair reveals, monogamy is not always the way it works out.
The first graduating class of ‘wildlife detector dogs’ will soon be stationed at ports around the U.S., part of a growing effort to stem the illegal trade of flora and fauna.
An adult leopard glares up at rescue personnel, journalists and spectators after falling inside a water well on March 30 near the Kalipur neighborhood of Guwahati, India. The leopard is the second of its kind to be rescued in the area this week, highlighting the ongoing conflict between native wildlife and rapid human encroachment on already shrinking habitats
Clever spiders and weird caterpillars lurk in the rain forests.
After a skunk sprays your dog, a fox kills half the chickens in your coop, or a raccoon tosses the contents of a trash can all over the driveway, you may wonder how these pests are of any benefit. But every animal has its role to play in an ecosystem. Here’s why these varmints are so important.