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A growing number of turkeys are living out their days at animal sanctuaries after being rescued from slaughterhouses and cages around the United States.
Rare species thought to be extinct is rediscovered in Peru.
Video: David Mizejewski of the National Wildlife Federation shows TODAY's Kathie Lee and Hoda some of the animals that our forefathers would have encountered.
As climate change and competition for food drive the species together into shared habitats, grizzly bears will be better equipped for survival.
Researchers still need to compare genomes from multiple individuals and regions to understand the genetic basis for turkey taste.
Study uses technology similar to motion capture to better chart the snake's movements in the air.
Turkey-honoring Thanksgiving events, where turkeys are fed treats of grapes and grain, take place in animal shelters across the country each year.
In contrast, study finds that male owls are less attractive if they have large spots.
Only one shark species is under international protection in the Atlantic Ocean.
While the global spotlight has been trained on the Atlantic bluefin tuna, many species of high-value sharks are in even more dire straits.
Experts say only about 3,200 tigers remain in the wild, a dramatic plunge from an estimated 100,000 a century ago.
Years in the works, the Elk Country Visitors Center was unveiled this fall in hopes of turning the town into a prime destination to view the animals.
New study provides peek at how two bird species evolve via symbiotic relationships.
Bedbug registry is seeing its traffic surge, and a new survey shows concern is growing.
When found by a rescue party, the dog and sea lion were playing happily out beyond the surf.
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