A spotted hyena, four Arabian foals, a North American porcupine and more new animals are now greeting the public at this Belvidere attraction. ...

Every spring brings with it the arrival of new life. This miracle of nature comes in shapes big and small, and always right on time. Nature photographer David Olson has spent many years capturing the innocent moments between animals and their tender young, and here he displays some of his favorite aww-worthy scenes. ...

Animal adoptions have gone up dramatically over the past year, and that's good news for Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary, in Rockford. Step inside and see how this nonprofit is weathering the pandemic and how you can help. ...

Many animals hibernate during cold Illinois winters, but you can still find some out and about in our region. See if you can figure out which animal matches up to each of the following facts. ...

Aren't they just adorable? See if you can identify these cute critters ...

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