Dave Garshelis, a research scientist from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and one of the world's foremost bear experts, told the Canadian Broadcating Corporation (CBC) that the bear is very likely a grizzly-polar bear hybrid, and not an albino grizzly bear.
Christine Rossouw QLD: A cat who was found tied up in a chicken feed bag has been reunited with her owner.
Julie Power, Georgina Mitchell Three endangered fairy penguins were spotted swimming in Sydney's Darling Harbour, in a rare show farther west than their usual fishing grounds.
Alexandra Back Animal activists are preparing for possible skirmishes in Canberra's nature reserves.
A woman was taken to hospital with a small nurse shark attached to her arm in Florida in an incident one witness described as like nothing he had ever seen before.
Matthew Raggatt Extra thirsty cats are likely to be sick cats, Canberra vets have warned.
Rania Spooner Another dark secret has emerged from Africa's steamy jungles - when the SIlverback's not keen, the female of the species will seek her pleasure elsewhere.
Amanda Copp and Gemma Varcoe The $15 million plan to rid the region's waterways of European carp has been welcomed by the region's fishermen.