Graubünden to help deer and wild goats with foodJan. 26, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Wildlife authorities in Graubünden are to help the resident herds of deer and wild goats.
Parliament rejects measures to limit primate experimentsDec. 12, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
Parliament has rejected a motion to stop animal experiments on primates.
Man jailed for 2 years on animal cruelty offencesSept. 20, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
A 24 year old man has been sent to prison for 2 years on various charges, including animal cruelty.
Two headed tortoise celebrates 20th birthdaySept. 4, 2017, 6:48 a.m.
A two headed tortoise adopted by the Geneva Natural History Museum is celebrating his 20th birthday.
Abandoned kittens found in BaselAug. 23, 2017, 8:41 a.m.
Six abandoned newborn kittens were found wrapped in a cardboard box and separated from their mother in Basel.
Mistreated farm animals being re-homedAug. 9, 2017, 10:51 a.m.
Authorities in canton Thurgau say they are working hard to find new homes for the mistreated animals on a farm in the...
Pair of young vultures prepare to spread their wings at Zurich ZooJuly 20, 2017, 7:04 a.m.
Two young Egyptian vultures have been introduced to Zurich Zoo where they’re now getting to know their new room...
Time change killing wild animalsMarch 29, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
The time change last week is leading to a surge in deaths of wild animals.
Basel Zoo’s new elephant enclosure opens to the publicMarch 16, 2017, 5:21 a.m.
A new elephant enclosure at Basel Zoo is to be opened to the public for the first time today.
Swiss authorities act to prevent spread of bird flu.Nov. 22, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Zoos and parks in Switzerland are arming themselves against bird flu, following instructions from the authorities.
More travel chaos after train hits cow in ValaisNov. 1, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
There was more travel chaos this morning after another train hit animals on the tracks, this time trains between Mart...
Possible new animal welfare laws in SwitzerlandOct. 24, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
The Swiss government is to consult on new measures to protect the welfare of animals used in medical research and the...
Sick lynx shot in ObwaldenOct. 5, 2016, 11:20 a.m.
A young lynx, which was ill, has been captured and shot by gamekeepers in the canton of Obwalden. The emaciated wild...
Swiss parliament drops dog training courses for humansSept. 20, 2016, 8:10 a.m.
Dog owners in Switzerland will no longer have to attend classes to obtain a certificate of competence. Since 2008 if...