K9 Killer with his handler Amos Mzimba
K9 Killer has been awarded a PDSA Gold Medal for helping to arrest 115 African rhino hunters in Kruger National Park. 
Adélie penguin
Adélie and gentoo penguins reach an accommodation over food resources.
Whooping crane
Knowledge passed down from adult whooping cranes to their offspring can cause harm to their young. 
Hundreds of the small birds have been reported by members of the public along the Scottish east coast.
Moon bear
Actress Lesley Nicol has been on a mission to help publicise the work of saving moon bears from bear bile farms.
White-beaked dolphins
Researcher and medical doctor Ben Burville hopes to use 2016 to prove that one of Britain's forgotten marine mammals has a resident population off the coast of Northumbria.
Shortfin mako shark
Proposals to eliminate shark finning in the Atlantic gain support.
The shark surfer by Thomas P Peschak
The Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 competition is searching for the most inspiring, evocative, compelling and challenging nature images.
Eurasian beaver
Don’t worry, say wildlife experts – River Otter beavers haven’t gone but may just be harder to spot during the winter.
The extinction of big species from tropical forests could make climate change worse. 
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