Kouyialis issues decree on exotic animal imports - Cyprus Mail
Agriculture minister Nicos Kouyialis on Thursday issued a decree prohibiting the importation of and trade in a wide range of wild animals and birds, a move directed at the Melios Zoo and Pet Shop to stop the business from selling animals. The decree places a number of species of wild animals and birds on the […]
A Rare Baby Tiger Was Born At Fota Wildlife And They Need YOU To Help Name It
Baby animals are a beacon of shining light that manage to bring joy into the most boring of days, so we're pretty thankful for pics of the latest little cutie to have been brought into our green lands. Fota Wildlife Park just announced the birth of a Sumatran Tiger cub, which is one of the rarest subspecies of tiger in the world, and we're obsessed with the dote.
Time to ban animal acts
In the wild, elephants roam in large social herds for miles per day, eat fresh vegetation and bathe in mud holes. In circuses, they live lives of confinement, shackled in boxcars, fed bland diets of hay and denied everything natural to them. They travel in weather extremes that are unsafe and unnatural to them. Taking elephants from the wild to perform in circuses …