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Endangered sea turtle saved from discarded net in southern Vietnam

An endangered sea turtle entangled in a net was saved by rangers in the Con Dao Island off Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province.

Dogs maul boy to death, owner faces manslaughter charges

A woman in the northern province of Hung Yen whose dogs fatally attacked a 7-year-old boy last month could face charges of involuntary manslaughter.

Endangered turtle washes ashore dead with missing limbs

A dead green sea turtle with two missing front limbs was found on a beach in the central province of Ninh Thuan Sunday.
April 08, 2019 | 11:20 am GMT+7

It’s not a dog’s life for a pig in Saigon

Pond's the pig, a gift from a husband to his wife, is a big part of the family, literally.
March 28, 2019 | 07:34 pm GMT+7

Pet Tet: Brisk Lunar New Year business for pet services

Amidst the Tet bustle nationwide, pets are being prepared to be at their best for Lunar New Year festivities.
January 30, 2019 | 10:26 am GMT+7

African swine fever hits China farm with 20,000 pigs as risks rise

China, world's top pork producer, reported the largest case of contagious African swine fever on a farm with nearly 20,000 pigs on Monday.
October 16, 2018 | 08:05 am GMT+7

8.3 million signatures to UN to end cosmetic animal testing globally

Activists on Thursday brought 8.3 million signatures against cosmetic animal testing to the United Nations Headquarters in New York City.
October 06, 2018 | 07:48 am GMT+7

HCMC’s District 1 seizes unattended dogs, fines owners

Authorities in Ho Chi Minh City's District 1 started capturing dogs they found without owners on Wednesday.
August 16, 2018 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Macau authorities adopt over 600 greyhounds from closed dog track

Authorities in Macau said they will care for more than 600 greyhounds ahead of the closure of China’s only dog-racing track.
July 23, 2018 | 09:56 am GMT+7

Who let the dogs out? Saigon’s District 1 to unleash a purge

Saigon’s ‘Captain Sidewalk,’ Doan Ngoc Hai, said on Thursday that, very soon, no dog will be allowed to roam free on District 1 streets.
July 20, 2018 | 10:13 am GMT+7

A rescued bear basks in the sun

Three years after his rescue from an illegal trade, sun bear Murphy is happy as can be.
July 15, 2018 | 05:30 pm GMT+7

China dog meat fest opens as S. Korea goes the other way

As more than 10 million consumed each year in China, activists are calling for a general ban on the dog meat trade.
June 23, 2018 | 08:28 am GMT+7

Scallops have 200 eyes, which function like a telescope: study

Scallops have concave mirrors at the back of their eyes.
December 01, 2017 | 09:08 am GMT+7

Stop using antibiotics in healthy animals, WHO urges farmers

In some countries around 80 percent of total consumption of medically important antibiotics is in the animal sector.
November 08, 2017 | 09:03 am GMT+7

Lions, chimps, sharks get added protection under UN convention

Lions, leopards and chimpanzees were singled out as needing more conservation work.
October 29, 2017 | 08:50 am GMT+7
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