What an Indian tiger’s bid for freedom says about humans and nature
THE tiger padded south. Slipping through the grey-green teak forest he wound around thickets of wild sage, cloaked behind its orange flowers. Gorges in the ruddy sandstone of the Vindhya plateau gave him respite from the midday heat. By evening, he had reached the banks of the Ken river, still swollen with monsoon rains.
From pet tigers to helicopter rides... the lavish life of Brunei's Prince Mateen
Loaded Prince Abdul Mateen is the the fourth son (and tenth child) of Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Mateen and is sixth in line to the Brunei throne. He graduated from the University of London in 2016 with a Master of Arts in International Studies and Diplomacy
Wildlife Wednesday: Critically Endangered Sumatran Tiger Cubs Arrive at Maharajah Jungle Trek
Starting this week, guests at Disney’s Animal Kingdom may get a glimpse of Anala and Jeda, the first Sumatran tiger cubs to be born at the park. The nearly four-month-old cubs are slowly being introduced into their habitat on Maharajah Jungle Trek. The sister and brother pair will be visible periodically as they acclimate to their new area.
Zoo Upgrades Lion Cub’s Condition, Announces Naming Opportunities
DES MOINES, Iowa – The Blank Park Zoo is providing an update on its recently-born African Lion cubs. The cubs were born to lioness Neema on November 14. There were five cubs in the litter, but only three survived – two females and a male. Caretakers had initially been worried about the male’s health as he was behind on his growth, so he received supplemental feeding.
Meet the first tiger cubs ever born at Disney World
Copyright: The Walt Disney Company(ORLANDO) -- Meet Jeda and Anala, the two tiger cubs recently born at Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, who made their television debut on Good Morning America on Wednesday.The endangered Sumatran tiger cubs, born this August, are the first tigers ever born at Animal Kingdom."The cubs wrestle with each other constantly and love jumping on plants and logs,” Erin Heavey, an animal care specialist at Animal Kingdom, said in a statement.She added that the pair have already begun exhibiting their distinct personalities. The name of the male cub, Jeda, means "pause" in Malay, while the female cub's name, Anala, means "fiery" or "sizzling" in Hindi."Jeda, in particular, loves ripping the bark off the logs and playing with all the pieces that come off," Heavey said. "Anala is becoming more adept at sneaking and pouncing and loves hiding behind things."Heavey said Anela loves trying to "surprise attack" her brother or her mother, Sohni.Sohni has been b...