Investigators are urging anyone with information to come forward regarding the 'distressing' incident. Read more.
Cattle dog Max died shortly after going for a beach walk on the Sunshine Coast. His family were left grieving and furious, after theories began to emerge online.
At least five dogs have died over the past few days – and they all had one thing in comment. Find out more.
What looks to be a stunt by PETA or Banksy actually has a more straightforward explanation. Find out more.
See the photos that highlight welfare issues for koalas in Victoria's southwest. One MP believes things are about to get much worse.
An Aussie traveller's decision to grab a quick Macca's meal before flying home from Bali proved to be the most expensive fast-food purchase they'll ever make.
A distressing video filmed off the coast of Western Australia has sparked a desperate plea from marine experts. Watch the video.
A number of leading travel companies are now urging visitors to look but not touch wild animals. Find out more.
A veteran photographer has spoken about the shocking moment he witnessed the impact of avian influenza on the Farne Islands in the UK.
One Aussie state has been put on the hit list for a potential outbreak of foot and mouth, as fears grow for Australia's agriculture industry.
There are growing calls for the Queensland government to remove its shark nets after a third whale became trapped off the Gold Coast this week.
Tourists returning from Bali will come under extra scrutiny to prevent a major disease outbreak in Australia. Find out why authorities are concerned.
Critics of Queensland's shark control program are calling for the nets to be urgently removed as rescuers try to free the entangled whales.