mammals

Author Liz Kalaugher discusses this unusual immunity.
Mary river turtle
A list has been drawn up that includes a turtle that breathes through its genitals and a blind snake.
The European hare is also known as the brown hare
Naturalist and author Polly Pullar discusses this odd behaviour. 
The anti-trafficking operation also identified a previously unknown smuggling route.
This Billy is feeding in his lowland winter habitat on Loch Linnhe. He will spen
The British primitive goat was once a necessity to life, and was first introduced by Neolithic farmers. Now with less than 1200 remaining, it is considered to be a rare breed and is under threat of eradication.
The truth is out - DNA analysis of 'yeti' pelts has shown they really belong to brown bears and Asian black bears, says Charlotte Lindqvist. 
One of the largest rodents in the world is big news in British conservation. Gillian Burke of BBC Two's Winterwatch has been inspired by the latest beaver reintroduction project in Cornwall.
Scientists have been studying the contents of orangutan faeces
Researchers have been investigating the contents of orangutan faeces.
‘The Clashindarroch Beast’
Camera trap footage captures ‘The Clashindarroch Beast’
Sudan was the last male of the northern white rhino subspecies
There are now only two individuals of this rhino subspecies left.
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