Perth Zoo otter pups given clean bill of health after first check-up

Perth Zoo otter pups given clean bill of health after first check-up

Updated May 30, 2018 15:58:09 Perth Zoo’s baby otters have received their first check-up, with the four Asian small-clawed pups in perfect health. The species is known as the social butterflies of the animal world — and are known for their very strong family ties. Karen Rotherham, senior keeper at …

From old salts and sea pups, all the best advice on avoiding seasickness

From old salts and sea pups, all the best advice on avoiding seasickness

Posted May 21, 2018 08:21:24 Photo: A week onboard the research vessel Investigator was a lesson in handling sea sickness for ABC reporter Rhiannon Shine. (Supplied: Ben Arthur) Related Story: Probe reveals Bass Strait shipwreck after ‘chance encounter’ Related Story: High seas science lessons live-streamed to classrooms Suck on ice …

Owner of eight malnourished Darwin pups ordered to pay $18,000 vet bill; last of dogs adopted

Owner of eight malnourished Darwin pups ordered to pay $18,000 vet bill; last of dogs adopted

Updated April 14, 2018 09:57:52 Photo: Rescue dog Blaze is the last of his siblings to be adopted (ABC News: Elias Clure) Blaze, a six-month-old mixed breed known as a “Darwin Special”, has had a tough past. For months, the Bull Arab cross-breed was poorly fed and malnourished to the …