Cash menageries: Exotic and wild animals as entertainment in Florida
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Do You Know What the Largest Cat Is That Can Still Purr and Meow? | #follownews
We all love it when our cats rub up against us and start purring. Sometimes we even get annoyed when they constantly meow for food right after they’ve eaten a meal. But did you know that even cougars ...
Hurricane Irma: survival stories from 27 zoos & sanctuaries
No losses of zoo & sanctuary animals reported! (See also Hurricane Irma: first reports on animals in the Caribbean islands, Hurricane Irma: Hemingway cats & dolphin rescuer Rick Trout rode it out in the Keys , and Hurricane Irma: how wildlife endured) Current USDA Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service licensing data indicates that at least 217…
Mountain Lions Purr, Meow and 'Speak' With Sanctuary Visitors
Cougars, also known as pumas, panthers and mountain lions, are the largest species of wild cats that can meow and purr just like their smaller domestic cousins. Check out these amazing animals in the video below, which was published on YouTube by Big Cat Rescue for the world to see and hear the amusing sounds their feline residents produce.
Welfare of tigers still in question at Dade City zoo
DADE CITY — Dade City's Wild Things founder Kathy Stearns held federal marshals at the gates of her zoo for 30 minutes on Friday, delaying a court-ordered inspection by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.Law enforcement was accompanying PETA at the instruction of a federal judge after Stearns prevented the group from entering her facility for the original court-mandated inspection July 20. The investigation is part of a lawsuit PETA filed in October, alleging Stearns' tiger cub