Did you know that male ducks have corkscrew-shaped penises or that the tiny penis of a male damselfly can scoop out the sperm from other competitors? All these facts and more will be discussed in a free talk later in the month at Manchester Metropolitan University, exploring the hidden world of the wang.
Manchester Dogs Trust is desperate to find a home for an Akira Cross who has spent nearly half its life in kennels.
A woolly-thinking sheep found itself stranded in the middle of the River Roch after wandering out of a field and into the water for sheep thrills.
Moggie survival guide: Comic cat Mungo gets £5K from ONE generous paw-out to help him teach feline care
Cat lovers across Manchester have donated more almost £19,000 to fund Mungo Moves In – a comic-style handbook on living with rescue cats.
Ending animal testing would be Absolutely Fabulous: Joanna Lumley campaigns for ‘cruelty-free alternatives’
The Dr Hadwen Trust (DHT), a non-animal medical research charity, and its supporters were joined by the actress to help increase awareness of the charity’s work
Don’t be a chicken! We must not be ‘scared’ of no-meat diets to save food reserves, warns Manchester doctor
People need to start recognising animal rights and begin making healthier food choices to prevent the world’s food reserves from plummeting, warns a Manchester ethicist.
Fabulous Frogs: Manchester Museum hops into focus for Sir David Attenborough’s ‘ribbiting’ documentary
Dedicated to the conservation of reptiles and amphibians, the Vivarium is home to the largest and most important collection of Cost Rican frogs outside Costa Rica
At it like animals! Manchester researchers discover what makes rhinos horny to help ensure species’ survival
Ever wondered how to find a horny rhino? Fret no more, researchers at Chester Zoo, University of Manchester and University of Liverpool have found the answer.
Kate Laycy, who was crowned PETA’s Sexiest Vegan in 2014, is demanding Air France join every other major airline in the world and stop flying thousands of terrified monkeys every year to laboratories for experiments
A young cow was rescued from Bridgewater Canal in Worsley yesterday morning after being stuck up to its neck in water for hours.
You run, bulls die: Manchester actress turns activist to charge bullrunning with Spanish PETA protest
A Manchester actress swapped makeup for face paint at the weekend as she joined a 100-strong protest against bullfighting ahead of Spain’s famous Running of the Bulls.