Toronto Zoo euthanizes sick snow leopard - CityNews Toronto
Sad news from the Toronto Zoo. It has announced the death of its 14-year-old snow leopard ‘Kota.’ In a statement posted to Facebook, the zoo says the animal wasn’t walking properly about two weeks ago and his condition quickly deteriorated. The zoo says the big cat began to experience paralysis in the hind end, and […]
Tigress Megha enters adjacent enclosure, fights with two tiger cubs in Nandankanan Zoo
Tigress Megha enters adjacent enclosure, fights with two tiger cubs in Nandankanan Zoo Tigress Megha and white tiger cub Sahil injured in the infighting inside the tiger enclosure of Nandankanan Z...
Joe Exotic speaks out after accidental death of husband
WYNNEWOOD, Okla. - A fatal shooting that happened at the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park is still under investigation, according to the Garvin County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to a 911 call reporting a man had shot himself in the head in the business office at the park Friday around 12:30 p.m.
Shooting death at Wynnewood zoo under investigation
OCT 7, 2017 - WYNNEWOOD — Garvin County sheriff's deputies continue to investigate the Friday shooting death of zoo operator's husband at Greater Wynnewood Animal Park. A few more details have come to light the day after the shooting.
Toledo Zoo's snow leopard Dariga makes public debut
Slinky and cautious at first, a new snow leopard cub soon grew bolder as she explored the exhibit at the Toledo Zoo. Dariga, which means ‘surprise’ in Kazakh, went on exhibit Monday after she was born June 8 to first-time parents Greta, 3, and Shishir, 4. She represents the beginning of a new bloodline in North America after her parents were imported from two different Scandinavian zoos early this year. “You’re talking about a cat that’s very elusive and we don’t know a lot about it,” Jeff Sailer, the zoo’s executive director, said. “We have a big commitment to the species, and this is a big deal. It means the most as far as the quality of the staff that care for them.” VIDEO: Dariga, 4-month-old snow leopard, goes on public exhibit for first time Dr. Ric Berlinski, chief