Discover the world’s winter wonderlands where real-life Rudolphs roam free, and find out why caribou are definitely not just for Christmas
Nestled in the Dorset countryside is Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre. We spoke to Charlie Crowther about the important work the centre does for primates
King Julien ran the colony in the film Madagascar, but in reality he wouldn’t even be a contender for the crown — ring-tailed lemurs are all about girl power
Animals at all levels of the food chain have mastered some incredible techniques for collecting calories
Hamsters may look adorable as they fill their faces, but their puffy cheeks can be the difference between life and death in the wild
Known for its expressive face, the Pallas’ cat has plenty of reasons to be as grumpy as it looks
Fluffy, fierce and fabulous, these larvae are just as fascinating as the butterflies and moths they become
Think you’re a hedgehog expert? Check you haven’t been taken in by any of these common misconceptions
UCL’s Grant Museum of Zoology is inviting the public to help piece together a huge whale skeleton.
Tool use is rare in the animal world, and it’s almost always used for getting to food. Almost always; it’s been discovered that a bird living in Queensland uses its tool-making ability in a rather more creative way.