A man returned home on Friday to find his girlfriend's two dogs waiting outside. He went searching for her that night only to find her remains near a Colorado highway.
One in 25 platypuses in urban areas are entangled in rubbish - though in some catchments that percentage is much higher.
A Melbourne community is outraged by a golf course's plan to shoot their local kangaroos for pet food, including one large marsupial who has become a calendar pin-up star.
Western Australian authorities have euthanised kangaroos which were found severely burned after hazard reduction burns.
Spectacled flying foxes should be listed as critically endangered say environmentalists, as their numbers rapidly decline due to climate change.
Critically injured kangaroos were found in a Western Australian man's paddock three weeks after government hazard reduction burns.
A tweet about the environmental impact of a SpaceX rocket test went viral before the author was "encouraged" to delete it.
The strings of eggs belong to the poisonous cane toad and they may find their way into NSW rivers and creeks after recent flooding.
CONTENT WARNING: A teenager and boy, 13, have been arrested after a video of them and another man allegedly kicking and stabbing a bird circulated online.
The bizarre looking creatures, which may be toxic to dogs, could also be responsible for a foul smell lingering around the area.
A fascinating new study has found Australia's cheeky lyrebirds might be mimicking predator alarm calls to coerce females into longer mating sessions.
Crocodiles are using swollen creeks and waterways to travel to places they aren't often found - sparking an urgent warning for swimmers.
It can be hard to spot, but drivers are urged to look out for an 'unpredictable' danger lurking on this quiet Queensland road.
A Queensland family thought they were doing the right thing when they found a large snake near their home - but they unintentionally injured the animal in the process.