Wednesday, September 23, 2009


are you ready for Dogtober? More

Sabre-toothed cats had a wussy bite

New research delves into the world of sabre toothed cats... more

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Dogs: Kids in Fur Coats?

New study shows that kids & dogs are alike but with one difference... More here


Monday, September 7, 2009

National Threatened Species Day

National Threatened Species Day (NTSD) is held on 7 September each year - commemorating the death of the last Tasmanian tiger at Hobart Zoo in 1936. More info from WWF here.
Australian species under threat: photo gallery

Can monkeys help explain music?

Music evokes emotions in people. To understand how this works, researchers have begun to look at monkeys & music.

More here

Friday, September 4, 2009

Father's Day

Sunday 6th Sept is Father's Day in australia. Here are some of the special dads in the animal kingdom... take a look