Rare calf getting round-the-clock care at Melbourne's Werribee Zoo.
Hamilton Zoo's two little Sumatran tiger cubs are a holiday gift to the region.
If these animals could talk, they would probably say something along the lines of "oh, noes".
From TV-watching marmosets to pretend baby penguins, the weekly scientific journal Nature has picked its cutest animal stories in science from the past year.
At last, a dance class where two left feet is the norm!
Grab some tissues: An adorable dog named Derby, born with deformed front legs, has been given a set of 3-D printed prosthetics.
Four of the carnivorous marsupials have moved from Melbourne to a new home at Orana Wildlife Park.
One American dad decided to turn all the weird things his three-year-old says into a blog, called Spaghetti Toes.
Abandoned baby Morepork rescued by off-duty Hamilton police officer will spend Christmas back in the wild.
A young seal found wandering the streets of Picton last week is relaxing at a Marlborough Sounds resort trying to put on a bit of weight.
What do you get when you add 13 dogs and one cat with 14 pairs of human hands? One ridiculously cute video.
The rescuer said it was the most unusual thing he has pulled from a rear-wheel suspension.
This pitbull tries to confront her fear, but boy that rough exterior and those spiky fronds can be petrifying.
This little girl didn't mince her words when she met misogynistic Beauty and the Beast star Gaston.
Who knew memes could translate into so much cash? This sour-faced 2-year-old is now worth more than most Hollywood stars.
All you need some some paper (the hardier, the better), a big bow and one very, very placid feline.
One little girl. One tune. And a New York Subway platform full of commuters is all it takes.
OPINION: It's less Sweet Nothings and more Just Nothings and cat tales.
A country dog on death row has had a reprieve. The key to her defence was a city dog.
"Dear Santa, I don't want all the other nine things on the list I sent to my father. I only want the puppy" is the best opening to a letter ever.
Auckland woman tentatively celebrating after her newborn twins Bert and Ernie beat the odds to survive "nightmare" birth.
Staff save kitten from being killed by tonnes of machinery in rubbish pit.
A jet-setting kiwi chick has returned home after two surgeries to put its beak back into joint.
When a wild kitten needed a friend, a chicken stepped up. Let Daniel Lynch, 12, tell the story...
After a whirlwind romance of sorts, Hamilton Zoo has welcomed two tiny Sumatran tigers to their family.
Football-World-Cup-predicting otter to be shipped to New Plymouth zoo after mate's death.
Go home, internet. You won't be able to top this video today.
Jackie the curious puppy gets up close and personal with dolphins.
A Morepork chick blown from its perch during storm spends the night in police custody.
Nelson police have saved a life, but not in their typical line of duty.