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# Animal

All time
EU suggests new deal on plant and animal checks in bid to solve Brexit trade issues
Quiz: How closely were you paying attention to recent animal stories?
Animals are becoming more active at night to avoid humans
'Severe' experiments on live animals increased in Ireland last year
Gardaí investigating alleged beheading of couple's dog
'He's an absolute tank!' - Arsenal's Kolasinac could prove the bargain of the summer
Seven dogs had to be put down after being found in 'deplorable' conditions
A cute and well-behaved dog is needed to star in an opera in the National Concert Hall this month
Almost €1 million spent seizing over 2,500 horses and almost 90% were destroyed
Man jailed for having sex with his dog and possessing indecent images of children
Rare "baby dragon" born in Slovenia
Woman charged after duct-taping a dog's mouth shut and posting picture to Facebook
Remember these hugging dogs? They finally have a new home
Before and after: The wooliest sheep in the world has just been sheared
Man violently killed dog in park because he couldn't pay vet bills
People have become really obsessed with this 'hunky' gorilla (seriously)
People are outraged this hunter posted a picture with a dead giraffe
Maude the three-limbed lemur has died, and people are very upset about it
Extremely rare (and cute) animal photographed for the first time in 20 years
This adorable video of the 116 puppies rescued at Dublin Port is essential viewing
Zookeeper seriously injured in rhino attack at British zoo
UCD ends practice of buying greyhounds for medical experiments
The first sex was like square-dancing in Scotland (seriously)
Garth the bull terrier makes full recovery after vicious attack by another dog
Here's some of what the Gardaí's animals got up to last year
This baby deer being rescued from a fence will break your heart
10 pets who just wanted to help you study
Opinion: A man and his dog – being homeless in Dublin
Patricia Tsouros
People will be taking part in 'The Walk of Shame' for Ireland's animals over Easter
Over 3,500 dogs were put down by pounds last year
The Muppets singing Danny Boy is perfection
Woman jailed for microwaving her kitten after it attacked goldfish
Dublin council bans animal-act circuses on public land
Zoo kills healthy young giraffe despite protests
Bereaved pet owners "should be entitled to compassionate leave"
WATCH: The Lion King as voiced by kids and acted out by kittens
Cross animals off your list of gifts this Christmas, says animal rights group
Brazil activists free 200 dogs used for drug tests
Rihanna's Instagram photos used as evidence in Thailand
Here's why flies can avoid being swatted and a T-rex might not see you sneak by