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‘Superhero’ pup chosen as face of national ad campaign

‘Superhero’ pup chosen as face of national ad campaign

26 February 2024

A special assistance dog has been picked from thousands to be the new star of a pet food advert.

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Heartbreaking video shows baby gorilla clinging onto dead mother’s body

Heartbreaking video shows baby gorilla clinging onto dead mother’s body

26 February 2024

Heartbreaking footage shows a baby gorilla clinging to the body of his “wonderful” adopted mother after a brain tumour killed her.

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Lifeguards surprised by ‘incredible’ dolphins in the Thames

Lifeguards surprised by ‘incredible’ dolphins in the Thames

26 February 2024

Lifeboat crews were surprised after spotting a pod of dolphins swimming just metres away from their craft in the Thames.

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‘Moving from Kent to France was the best decision we’ve ever made’

‘Moving from Kent to France was the best decision we’ve ever made’

24 February 2024

A couple who decided to start new life abroad to pursue their dream of running an alpaca farm say they’re so glad they took the leap when they did.

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Girl, 5, bitten by dog outside Tesco Express

Girl, 5, bitten by dog outside Tesco Express

23 February 2024

A girl suffered “puncture wounds” to her finger when she was bitten by a dog outside a shop.

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Two tigers and a leopard! Kent’s most dangerous animals revealed

Two tigers and a leopard! Kent’s most dangerous animals revealed

22 February 2024

More than 100 potentially dangerous wild animals, including two tigers and a zebra, are living in Kent.

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‘I swapped Friday night at the pub for toad patrol’

‘I swapped Friday night at the pub for toad patrol’

22 February 2024

Our reporter spent an evening helping rescue toads from drains after their attempts to make it to the pond for mating season were unsuccessful.

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Cows at threat after rise in rubbish dumped at beauty spots

Cows at threat after rise in rubbish dumped at beauty spots

21 February 2024

There are fears cattle could be injured or killed as a result of rubbish being dumped at beauty spots in Kent.

‘Black cats don’t look good on Instagram and people think they’re unlucky’

‘Black cats don’t look good on Instagram and people think they’re unlucky’

20 February 2024

Animal charities have found it can take more than three times longer for black cats to find a home than others.

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Footage shows dead bird in Kent river devastated by oil spill

Footage shows dead bird in Kent river devastated by oil spill

18 February 2024

Villagers say a Kent river has been “devastated” by an oil leak – with upsetting footage showing a dead bird in the water.

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Wildlife dead as investigation into river oil spill continues

Wildlife dead as investigation into river oil spill continues

18 February 2024

The Environment Agency has identified an oil leak at one of Kent’s most historic rivers where animals have been reported dead.

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Homes plan to transform zoo into world-class attraction

Homes plan to transform zoo into world-class attraction

18 February 2024

A proposal to build more than 40 homes next to a zoo could help pay off debts, overhaul the facilities and provide new jobs.

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‘I’m at my wits’ end – but can't bear to put eight puppies down’

‘I’m at my wits’ end – but can't bear to put eight puppies down’

17 February 2024

A woman left with a surprise litter of XL bully puppies says she cannot keep them for much longer as she struggles to save them from being euthanised.

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CCTV captures ‘traumatising’ moment Jack Russell is savaged by ‘Mastiff-type’ dog

CCTV captures ‘traumatising’ moment Jack Russell is savaged by ‘Mastiff-type’ dog

16 February 2024

WARNING: Graphic content. A pensioner has been left in shock after her beloved pet Jack Russell was mauled by another dog before being hit by a car.

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Police hunt suspects after dead swan discovered with head injuries

Police hunt suspects after dead swan discovered with head injuries

15 February 2024

Police are hunting suspects after a swan was found dead having sustained serious head injuries.

Nine sheep savaged and killed in dog attack

Nine sheep savaged and killed in dog attack

15 February 2024

Police are appealing for witnesses after nine sheep were attacked and killed.

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Kent hospital patients ‘delighted’ after visit from therapy pony

Kent hospital patients ‘delighted’ after visit from therapy pony

15 February 2024

A therapy pony has visited a hospital as part of an ongoing drive to use animal therapy to boost patient recovery and experience.

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Derelict house becomes 'overrun with rats and pigeons'

Derelict house becomes 'overrun with rats and pigeons'

14 February 2024

A man has been fined thousands of pounds after ignoring a council warning to drive out pigeons and rats from his property.

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Bluetongue control zone to be lifted in Kent

Bluetongue control zone to be lifted in Kent

13 February 2024

A control zone set up in Kent following an outbreak of bluetongue is set to be lifted in the coming days.

‘We need to find homes for 100 guinea pigs’

‘We need to find homes for 100 guinea pigs’

12 February 2024

An RSPCA shelter got more than it bargained for when it rescued 63 guinea pigs – only to find many of them were pregnant.

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