Pony dumped in grandmother’s backyard after 13-year-old girl responds to online ad

Pony dumped in grandmother’s backyard after 13-year-old girl responds to online ad

Updated May 12, 2018 10:50:41 Photo: The pony, named Mr Melvin Andrews, was found in the Stoke-on-Trent backyard. (Supplied: RSPCA) A grandmother in England was “very shocked” to discover a pony left in her backyard, after her granddaughter responded to an advertisement on the internet. The 13-year-old girl answered the …

Cairns family fear for safety after puppy fatally shot in backyard

Cairns family fear for safety after puppy fatally shot in backyard

Updated April 03, 2018 17:01:31 Photo: Carla Fielding’s puppy Thumper was shot overnight in the Cairns suburb of White Rock. (Supplied: Carla Fielding) A Cairns mother whose pet puppy died after being shot multiple times said she is worried about the safety of her children in their own backyard. Carla …

Harvest Helpers reducing backyard fruit waste and feeding needy

Harvest Helpers reducing backyard fruit waste and feeding needy

Updated March 25, 2018 11:38:28 Video: Harvest Helpers ensuring backyard bounties don’t go to waste (ABC News) Related Story: How do we reduce food waste? Think like granny Related Story: How you can turn your food scraps into homemade gas A group of volunteers in Tasmania’s north is saving the …

Video shows kookaburra feasting on snake in backyard, bashing its head against the wall

Video shows kookaburra feasting on snake in backyard, bashing its head against the wall

Updated March 23, 2018 14:07:03 Video: Kookaburra eats a snake on the Sunshine Coast (Supplied: William Watson) (ABC News) Related Story: ‘The stuff nightmares are made of’: Snake surprises teen on toilet late at night There’s never a shortage of snake-related stories coming out of Queensland. In the past year …

Sacramento police accused of murdering unarmed black man in his grandparents’ backyard

Sacramento police accused of murdering unarmed black man in his grandparents’ backyard

Updated March 22, 2018 20:18:19 Video: Police bodycam footage shows an incomplete view of the shooting. (ABC News) Sacramento Police officers have been accused of murdering an unarmed black man who was “in the wrong place at the wrong time” in his own grandparents’ backyard and holding a phone the …