Pets & Animals

Wed 18 Jul 2018

Scary new venomous snake discovered

Scary new venomous snake discovered

IF we didn’t already have enough dangerous animals, scientists have discovered another venomous snake species — and they stumbled across it in an unusual way.

Tue 17 Jul 2018

'Something has to be done' about feral pigs

'Something has to be done' about feral pigs

North Burnett landowners are searching for answers to the region's feral pig problem, which they believe is spiralling out of control.

Mon 16 Jul 2018

What's wrong this picture of a baby brown snake?

What's wrong this picture of a baby brown snake?

A COAST snake catcher got called out to an unusual job yesterday where the 'snake' wasn't quite what it appeared.

Sun 15 Jul 2018

In dog we trust - the unbreakable bond between pet and owner

In dog we trust - the unbreakable bond between pet and owner

Often it's difficult to tell who's rescued who. Here are some touching tails of shelter dogs and their saviours to give paws for thought.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Plan to prove Tasmanian tiger is out there

Plan to prove Tasmanian tiger is out there

WILDLIFE biologist Forrest Galante has brought one species back from the dead — and he wants to do the same with the Tasmanian tiger.

Everything you know about sharks is wrong

Everything you know about sharks is wrong

MOST people think sharks are hungry, man-eating beasts but there are crazier ways humans are killed — and they will likely surprise you.

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