I think we all remember the name Walter Palmer, although it’s been rather quiet on that front of late. Enter this Twitter account.
Emotions ran high in Pretoria yesterday, the High Court handing down a ruling that has enraged many South Africans.
A morning jog is bad enough without having to come across a monster cat, something one KZN man says happened over the weekend.
The northern white rhino is pretty much on the further brink of existence, but there is hope, and sometimes, hope is all we’ve got.
An undercover animal rights activist managed to infiltrate a pork processing plant and the resulting video is a shock to the system.
These two camera angles show a Great White getting rather up close and personal with a few cage divers in Gansbaai.
One fearless canine decided to forego the safety of the boat, making friends with a pod of dolphins off the coast of the Bahamas.
It looks this little pooch stayed afloat using some doggy style paddling, but luckily a boat came to his rescue before he swam with the fishes.
When a dog boards before you and his seat is in the first row of first class, you’re going to tweet about it.
Being a little suspicious after presented with a piece of cake on fire is pretty understandable, and adorable.
All he wants is to be a part of the gang. Obsessed much? Poor guy.
Odense Zoo regularly dissects the animals it is required to put down as a way of educating the audience on over-breeding, but has come under attack as it is seen as inhumane.
The results are in and we have a winner – here’s top spot along with a number of other pictures that sum up the inherent beauty of the natural world.
Strange times we live in – this is what happens when a buffalo falls in love with an unknown reptile.
Pizza Rat really made his mark on the world – some even called him the hero that New York deserves. And now, he has inspired a host of people to create in his name.
I’m sure it’s a case of the bark being worse than the bite, but kudos to this brazen French bulldog who took on some marauding bears.
Some holiday makers in Kruger National Park were witness to an unusual attack, an enraged elephant goring a buffalo to death.
Sometimes a good meme is enough to brighten up one’s day, and this lass and her owl friend are spreading around the internet at a rate of knots.
They may be stealthy predators by night but this leopard hasn’t exactly covered itself in glory. Not your finest moment big guy.
Lion conservation reserves across South Africa are being questioned on their ethics – are they breeding lions just for hunting purposes?
Selfie sticks are being banned across the world because, in the search of the perfect pic, people are dying.
This is one story that just won’t go away – every time it looks like the Cecil debacle is about to be put to bed something else comes along to stoke the fire.
South Africa’s government is slowly turning to our endangered wildlife to make money – and unless you object, will change the laws to do so.
Most tourists who come to southern Africa want up close and personal encounters with our Big Five. I think this may have been a tad too much to handle.