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Pictures: A year in the life of rare sheep
Check out these snaps showing a year in the life of a rare breed of sheep living in the Lake District.
VIDEO: Wildlife at risk on Galapagos Islands
The very special and unique animals and plants on the Galapagos Islands, off the coast of Ecuador, could be at risk after a ship with 50,000 litres on fuel on it sank nearby.
Corgi dogs are 'under threat'
The number of Corgi dogs in the UK has decreased putting them on the vulnerable list.
VIDEO: Barn owl boost after baby boom
Good news for barn owls - numbers of the birds see a boost, after falling to lowest levels on record.
VIDEO: Why sheep could be fitted with WiFi
A team of researchers in North Wales are planning to connect sheep to the internet.
VIDEO: Super geese flying higher than Himalayas
A group of bar-headed geese has been tracked by scientists to see just how they can fly so high.
VIDEO: More dogs and cats left at rescue homes
The RSPCA says more dogs and cats are dumped at rescue homes after Christmas.
VIDEO: Scientists prepare for sub-Antarctic rat cull
British scientists are preparing for the world's biggest rat cull on the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia.
VIDEO: Big plan to remove rats from South Georgia
The final part of a massive five year mission to remove rats from the island of South Georgia began on Saturday.
VIDEO: Drumming chimps help explain rhythm
New research, that looks at chimpanzees drumming on trees, could tell us more about how humans learnt to talk and play instruments.
VIDEO: Barn owl does poo during interview!
A barn owl does a poo on her keeper's leg during an interview!
VIDEO: Meet the lamb that thinks it's a dog
A lamb called Pet, that was raised by sheep dogs in the Scottish Highlands, now thinks it's a dog.
VIDEO: Horse stuck in bathtub is rescued
This mare had a bit of a 'mare' when she got herself stuck in an outdoor bathtub!
VIDEO: Big increase in India's tigers
There are 30% more tigers in India than four years ago, which officials say is a "huge success story" for conservation.
VIDEO: Badger first for nature reserve
Badgers are filmed at a Nottinghamshire nature reserve for the first time.
VIDEO: Baby rhino takes first steps
A baby rhino born at a zoo in Copenhagen in Denmark takes its first steps.
VIDEO: International search for Wally the swan
A swan nicknamed Wally went missing when flying back from Iceland. His disappearance sparked an international search.
VIDEO: Fake ice too slippery for penguins
Fake ice at an aquarium in Hull is so slippery, anti-slip covering has been put down for penguins living there.
VIDEO: The fight to end animal poaching
Work harder to stop poaching or your endangered animals will disappear... that's the message to countries across Asia to stop animals being targeted by criminals.
Dog in dramatic helicopter rescue
A dog in America has been rescued after falling into an icy lake.
Pictures: Baby seal rescued on seafront
A baby seal has been rescued by the RNLI after it took shelter near their lifeboat station on Redcar promenade.
VIDEO: Giant beaked whales show their scars
The Baird's beaked whale - one of the most mysterious marine mammals - forms long-term partnerships that last many years, footage reveals.
VIDEO: Is this the luckiest cat in the world?
Chloe the cat fell down a chimney and got stuck there for six weeks. But she managed to survive and her owners are calling her a super cat.
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VIDEO: 'Dead' seagull's amazing recovery
A seagull, knocked out by a cricket ball, made a miraculous recovery and invaded the pitch at the Big Bash Twenty20 cricket match in Melbourne, Australia.
Watch: Do your pets have a secret life?
Ever wondered whether your pets lead a secret double life while you are away? A new BBC show uses exciting new camera techniques to find out...
VIDEO: The man taking selfies with sharks
Newsround chats to adventurer Aaron Gekoski who has been taking selfies whilst swimming with sharks!
Why do starlings 'dance' in the sky?
Martin goes starling watching in Brighton to find out why the birds fly together and create mesmerising patterns called 'murmurations' in the sky.

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