Just 1 per cent of the nation identifies as vegan, according to the ABC’s Australia Talks National Survey, with older people more likely to choose the diet for health concerns rather than for animal welfare.
Game fishers are predicting one of the best seasons in 30 years, but are wary about publicising their big catches online due to growing criticism about the sport.
An animal rights group calls for a roadside memorial to be erected for a number of chickens killed in a truck fire on Adelaide’s Northern Expressway this morning.
Adhesive mouse traps which use glue to slowly inflict fatal injuries are still being sold at discount shops throughout Australia and are harming native animals, according to an animal rights group.
Stuart Morris initially kept walking when he first laid eyes on a massive snake skin in Cairns, but when he saw it a second time he decided to take it home and straighten it out — all 7 metres of it.
China’s mega infrastructure plan could transform the global economy, but conservationists say it will also embolden poachers, destroy habitats and drive endangered animals to extinction.
South Australia Police are investigating a video that appears to show an off-duty officer badly injuring or killing a wombat by throwing rocks at it.
South Australia Police are investigating a video that appears to show an off-duty officer badly injuring or killing a wombat by throwing rocks at it, but an Aboriginal elder says it is a local hunting practice.
Snake Catchers Adelaide remove a snake hiding in a stove in a Semaphore home.
Scientists question if crocodiles are as impervious to infection as first thought, after a recent study reveals a deadly bacterium killed two hatchlings at a Top End wildlife park.