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VIDEO: Sally the cat rescues owner from fire
A tabby cat called Sally is being hailed a hero after she saved her owner from his burning home in Melbourne, Australia.
VIDEO: Horse struts its stuff to Shakira
Watch as Michael Eilberg and Half Moon Delphi impress the crowd at the World Equestrian Games with a freestyle dressage routine sound tracked by Shakira.
Naughty swan terrifying Cambridge
Ricky tries to track down a naughty swan that's been caught on camera causing terror in Cambridge.
VIDEO: Which animal left Steve Backshall close to tears?
Steve Backshall is going pole to pole for his latest mission. Find out which animal on the expedition left him close to tears.
VIDEO: RSPCA wants primate pet ban
The RSPCA wants it to be illegal to keep primates as pets.
VIDEO: Giant wasp nest discovered in bedroom
A giant wasp nest almost a metre wide has been removed from a bedroom in Winchester.
VIDEO: Woolliest sheep gets shaved
A super-woolly sheep that hadn't been shaved for six years has finally had a trim!
Sheepdogs' secret tricks revealed
A study of how sheep act has helped scientists work out how sheepdogs can control large groups of animals.
VIDEO: Meet the fastest dog on two paws
Jiff is a very clever dog: he has broken the world record for the fastest walking on his front and back paws. Check out the video!
World's rarest bird needs new home
The last remaining population of the world's rarest bird, the Madagascar pochard, needs a new wetland home if it is to thrive again, a study reveals.
VIDEO: 'Walking' fish gives clue to evolution
Scientists have been studying a fish that can breathe air and 'walk' on land, to find out more about how land dwelling creatures evolved.
VIDEO: Extra woolly sheep never had haircut
A extra woolly sheep has been found by two farmers in Australia. It's thought Shaun's fleece may never have been sheared.
VIDEO: First birthday for panda cub Bao Bao
The National Zoo in Washington DC has been celebrating panda cub Bao Bao's first birthday.
Rare blue lobster caught in America
A rare, one-in-two-million, bright blue lobster has been caught by a teenager in Maine, America.
VIDEO: Gibraltar to deport cheeky monkeys
Some cheeky monkeys are being deported from Gibraltar after causing quite a stir.
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Pictures: Ten species avoiding extinction
These ten reptiles and amphibians are facing extinction but are being helped by breeding programmes at zoos.
VIDEO: Shark attacks underwater camera
A drone captures the first-ever close-up of a Great White shark's lethal bite.
VIDEO: Animals during World War One
Ricky's been finding out about some unusual recruits who did their bit for the war effort too.
Pictures: The biggest animals of past and present
Check out the Newsround gallery of the biggest animals on the planet - past and present.