Animals

Spy pigeons? Military dolphins? One artist confronts our weaponisation of animals

Spy pigeons? Military dolphins? One artist confronts our weaponisation of animals

Paws for thought: a heartwarming photo diary about a rescue dog and his owner

Paws for thought: a heartwarming photo diary about a rescue dog and his owner

Adorable rescue pups from Sochi living the sweet life in the USA

Adorable rescue pups from Sochi living the sweet life in the USA

Russian activist fined over vegan propaganda

Russian activist fined over vegan propaganda

Siberian tigers strike a pose in rare “selfie” series

Siberian tigers strike a pose in rare “selfie” series

Follow of the week: blogger dog from the Far East

Follow of the week: blogger dog from the Far East

Riga mayor upstaged by cat in Q&A

Riga mayor upstaged by cat in Q&A

Watch a spectacular duck gathering on Hungary’s icy Lake Balaton

Watch a spectacular duck gathering on Hungary’s icy Lake Balaton

Cuteness overload: meet the Instagram-famous animals of the New East

Cuteness overload: meet the Instagram-famous animals of the New East

Reindeer fear: world’s largest herd is shrinking

Reindeer fear: world’s largest herd is shrinking

Meet the dolphins helping to treat PTSD in Ukraine

Meet the dolphins helping to treat PTSD in Ukraine

Russian scientists discover Siberian parrot fossils

Russian scientists discover Siberian parrot fossils

Did a bear really officiate a Russian wedding?

Did a bear really officiate a Russian wedding?

Check out the UFO coup, the Polish-designed extraterrestrial home for chickens

Check out the UFO coup, the Polish-designed extraterrestrial home for chickens

Moscow Zoo to offer discounts for visitors with insect-related surnames

Moscow Zoo to offer discounts for visitors with insect-related surnames

Social media site for pets to launch in Russia

Social media site for pets to launch in Russia

Beavers beware: Russian charity accidentally encourages cull with typo

Beavers beware: Russian charity accidentally encourages cull with typo

Rare white lions and tigers born in Poland

Rare white lions and tigers born in Poland