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  1. A gene-edited surrogate bull is seen at the campus of Washington State University

    Scientists create gene-edited animals as 'surrogate sires' to boost food production

    Scientists have created gene-edited pigs, goats and cattle to produce sperm with traits such as disease resistance and higher meat quality in what ...
  2. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Santiago

    Wanted: Animal Godparents for Chilean Zoo in "Bleak" Year

    Oliver the rhinoceros, King Julien the lemur, Chilly Willy the penguin and their friends are urgently seeking sponsors for their bed and board in ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A man walks with his pet dog as he talks to a vendor during the local dog meat festival

    China's annual dog-meat fair opens; activists hope for last time

    China's notorious dog-meat festival has opened in defiance of a government campaign to improve animal welfare and reduce risks to health ...
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    Ep 8: What About The Animals?

    The COVID-19 pandemic and safe-distancing measures are having a profound impact, not just on humans, but also on our animals. With animal services ...
  5. Fossil of a 425 million-year-old millipede called Kampecaris obanensis and unearthed in Scotland

    Millipede from Scotland is world's oldest-known land animal

    A fossilized millipede-like creature discovered in Scotland may represent the oldest-known land animal, a humble pioneer of terrestrial living 425 ...
  6. Operations continue at Taronga Zoo Sydney amidst public closure due to the coronavirus disease in S

    No visitors at Australian zoo, but animals train for when lockdown ends

    The show must go on at Sydney's Taronga Zoo... eventually.
  7. Bhanu the lion is seen during the annual stocktake at ZSL London Zoo in London

    Shut by coronavirus, London Zoo seeks donations to safeguard animals

    Many of the zoo's 50 daily staff have taken to living in the Lion Lodge that usually house overnight guests experiencing a 'zoo sleepover'.