Tags Tags

Animals

News and updates about Animals

Watch: Wild animals vaccinated for COVID-19

Researchers are looking into the possibility of animals passing on the COVID-19 virus to humans.

Watch: Wild animals vaccinated for COVID-19player

Japan: 5 flights delayed - by a turtle

Turtle wanders onto runway at Narita International Airport, causing planes to not take off until it was captured.

Japan: 5 flights delayed - by a turtleplayer

Watch: Rehabilitated sea elephant released into the wild

Crew at San Diego's Sea World can be seen releasing a baby sea elephant into the wild after undergoing rehabilitation at the center.

Watch: Rehabilitated sea elephant released into the wildplayer

WATCH: Rare salamander surfaces in northern Israel

Rare, nearly extinct salamander was caught on camera in northern Israel - it's poisonous so touching one is not recommended.

WATCH: Rare salamander surfaces in northern Israelplayer

Hordes of Earth's toughest creatures may now be living on Moon

Tardigrades can withstand extreme temperatures, and may survive a long time on Earth's nearest neighbor, following Israeli moon mission.

Hordes of Earth's toughest creatures may now be living on Moon

Lions, other animals to be saved from Gaza zoo

Animal welfare organization transfers animals from Gaza zoo to Jordan.

Lions, other animals to be saved from Gaza zoo

'Uri Ariel is the Eichmann of animals'

Haaretz piece excoriates Agriculture Minister, comparing him to Nazi leader. 'Eichmann of the Animals'; Minister asks AG to investigate.

'Uri Ariel is the Eichmann of animals'

Amazing animals in full transparency!

Not only in the Knesset do they live in full transparency, but also in nature: Amazing animals with transparent skin that hide nothing.

Amazing animals in full transparency!

Excited chimps get matzah for Passover

Apes, elephants at Ramat Gan Safari thrilled to receive rare treat of matzah for Passover instead of bread.

Excited chimps get matzah for Passoverplayer

Overweight Israeli hedgehogs go on a diet

Staff at Ramat Gan Zoo hope to release overweight hedgehogs before summer.

Overweight Israeli hedgehogs go on a diet

Belgian court protects kosher slaughter

Court nixes law that would force animals to be stunned before slaughter, effectively banning kosher meat production.

Belgian court protects kosher slaughter

Russian University Launches DNA 'Noah's Ark'

Moscow university gets $20 million grant to cryogenically freeze cells of 'every creature that has ever lived.'

Russian University Launches DNA 'Noah's Ark'

Gazan Lion Cubs Die Following Egypt Siege

Two lion cubs named after a missile and fighting die in Gaza, park officials cite supply shortage. Comes during Egypt siege on smuggling.

Militarily-named Gazan Lion Cubs Die Following Egypt Siege

Despite ‘Pagan’ Slam, Chicken Kaparot Continue

Many continue tradition of using live chickens for the kaparot ritual. Pictures from Jerusalem.

Despite ‘Pagan’ Slam, Chicken Kaparot Going Strong

Late-Night Mission to Save Injured Bird

Israel enlists to save injured bird on the endangered list.

Late-Night Mission to Save Injured Bird

ADL Welcomes Agreement to Protect Shchita

The ADL welcomed the signing of an agreement to protect religious freedom for kosher and halal slaughter while improving animal welfare.

ADL Welcomes Agreement to Protect Shchita