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VIDEO: 'It's a great time for spiders'
Experts say that this autumn, spiders in our houses will be even bigger than usual, because the recent mild weather has meant there are more insects for them to eat.
Dog afraid of walks needs new home
An animal charity has appealed for a new home for a dog who cannot be walked.
VIDEO: Lucky escape for dog in drain
Check out these pictures from China where it's thought a poor pooch was trapped down a drain for several days before he was saved.
VIDEO: Keepers surprised by baby meerkat
Animal keepers at a rescue centre in Penrith, Cumbria, have been enjoying an unexpected arrival - a baby meerkat.
Pictures: Rare albino hedgehogs find new home
Two tiny albino hedgehogs, named Tughall and Albie, have been rescued in Northumberland.
Pictures: Your amazing giant spider pictures
Take a look at some of the super spider pictures you've have been sending in.
Get involved: Have you spotted any spiders or webs?
According to experts, we can expect to see more spiders in our homes than usual this autumn. We want you to send us a picture of the spiders that you've spotted.
VIDEO: Amateur angler catches monster carp
An amateur angler from Greater Manchester has caught what's believed to be the largest common carp in the world.
Ice-age woolly mammoth for sale
An ice age woolly mammoth skeleton, that's 10,000 years old, goes under the hammer at auction.
VIDEO: Sea creatures arrive back home
Seals, turtles, penguins and sharks are among nearly three-thousand creatures returning to a Sea Life Centre and Aquarium in Norfolk after flooding forced them out for 10 months.
Giant panda is no longer pregnant
Edinburgh Zoo confirms its female giant panda, Tian Tian, is no longer pregnant.
VIDEO: Cute baby cheetah cubs make zoo debut
Cute baby cheetah cubs have been unveiled to the public at San Diego Zoo's Safari Park in the US.
VIDEO: Fears for endangered Natterjack toad
Scientists in Scotland are worried about the falling number of Natterjack toads.
VIDEO: Pandas open eyes for first time
A set of baby panda triplets have opened their eyes for the first time.
Goldfish has brain operation
An Australian goldfish called George is recovering from successful microsurgery in which a large tumour was removed from his brain.
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Pictures: The freedivers who swim with whales
A group of researchers who swim side-by-side with sperm whales and humpbacks are hoping to get a unique insight into the animals' behaviour.
Playful puppies take a dip
Amazing pictures of paddling pooches making a splash.
VIDEO: Shark attacks underwater camera
A drone captures the first-ever close-up of a Great White shark's lethal bite.
VIDEO: Bat dive bombs US news channel
Presenters at a US TV station had a shock on Wednesday morning when a bat started flying around their studio.
Pictures: Ten species avoiding extinction
These ten reptiles and amphibians are facing extinction but are being helped by breeding programmes at zoos.