Monarto Zoo welcomes birth of ‘cheeky’ newborn southern white rhino calf

Monarto Zoo welcomes birth of ‘cheeky’ newborn southern white rhino calf

Posted November 06, 2018 10:48:00 Photo: Imani the southern white rhino calf spent its first few hours close to its mother. (Zoos SA: Geoff Brooks) An adorable new addition has been welcomed at Monarto Zoo this week following the safe arrival of a “cheeky” newborn southern white rhino calf, with …

Humpback whale calf freed from shark net off Gold Coast by rescuers

Humpback whale calf freed from shark net off Gold Coast by rescuers

Posted November 03, 2018 14:21:44 Related Story: ‘The mother realised we were helping’: Baby whale freed from shark nets off Gold Coast Rescue crews have worked to free a humpback whale calf trapped in a shark net off the Gold Coast, highlighting the risks of nets to marine populations. Seaworld …

Killer whale back to chasing salmon after carrying dead calf for more than two weeks

Killer whale back to chasing salmon after carrying dead calf for more than two weeks

Posted August 13, 2018 10:01:15 Photo: Researchers are relieved to see the bereaved killer whale returning to typical behaviour. (AP: Centre for Whale Research) An endangered killer whale that drew international attention as she carried her dead calf on her head for more than two weeks off Canada’s west coast …

Killer whale swims with dead calf for more than a day off Canada’s west coast

Killer whale swims with dead calf for more than a day off Canada’s west coast

Posted July 29, 2018 07:32:25 Photo: The whale was last seen pushing the calf more than 50 kilometres from the spot where it died. (Supplied: Michael Weiss/Centre for Whale Research) A killer whale has been spotted carrying the body of its newborn calf more than a day after the baby …