Panthers Don't Belong in Small Aquarium Cages! Sign Petition to Free This Big Cat
No matter how well zoos may try to decorate their animals' enclosures, they can never compete with their rightful, natural environment. Keeping wildlife in zoos is in itself a highly questionable practice and, unfortunately, most often the conditions animals live in make it entirely unjust.
Idaho Falls Zoo lion cub to be reintroduced to parents - East Idaho News
The following is a news release from the city of Idaho Falls. IDAHO FALLS — Zoo officials announced Friday that plans are in the works to reintroduce an as yet unnamed lion cub with his parents. The next few weeks will be an exciting and critically important time in the life of the lion cub at the Idaho Falls Zoo. The cub has begun the process of reintroduction to his parents, mom Kimani and dad Dahoma. “We are pleased to...
Why big cats in a zoo can get bored - Times of India
When you visit the zoo the next time, observe how a tiger or leopard behaves. If the animal paces up and down on a straight path and pauses for a while, rotates its head, gnaws at its paws and snaps at other animals, then the prized prisoner is displaying stereotypical behaviour of a big cat that is it is bored and suffering from stress.
‘Know the tiger’ lessons at zoo for villagers who don’t know the animal - Times of India
According to the forest department, many villagers have only heard of the feline but never seen it. In most informative workshops held by forest department in villages on fringes of tiger reserves, residents cannot describe a tiger.
Alaska Zoo welcomes new snow leopard » KTVA 11
The Alaska Zoo welcomed a new member to their family over the weekend: 2-year-old Malala, a female snow leopard. The blue-eyed cat came all the way from the Wildlife Conversation Society’s Central Park Zoo in New York City. She’ll be a companion for the zoo’s resident male snow leopard, Nakai in a habitat specifically designed […]
Man Narrowly Escapes Being Mauled by Lions in Indian Zoo (VIDEO)
An Indian man who crossed the river to touch Lions in an Indian zoo was almost mauled by the wild cats. Locals had to cast stones on the cats in order to scare them away from the man who seemed mentally unstable. ALSO READ Facebook, Twitter And Others Face One-Month Ban In KashmirA video posted …
Newborn tiger cub reunited with mother at Minnesota Zoo
An Amur tiger cub born April 26 at the Minnesota Zoo that was being hand-raised by zoo staff to help ensure its survival was reunited with its mother this week. Initially, after observing the mother and female cub overnight, staff decided to pull the cub for hand-raising because her mother was not showing the necessary level of maternal care, officials said.
Tiger cub born at the Minnesota Zoo is first in five years
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. -- For the first time in about five years, a tiger cub has been born at the Minnesota Zoo.The female Amur cub was born at the Apple Valley zoo at 7:58 p.m. April 26, weighing in at 1.7 pounds.The cub is the first offspring for mother Sundari, who was born at the zoo in June 2012....
Incredible photos show moment brave baby owl fights off curious tiger who came to investigate after tiny bird fell into zoo enclosure
A BRAVE baby owl showed a tiger who’s boss when it accidentally landed in its enclosure at a zoo. The little bird was about to become an unexpected snack for Lucu the Sumatran tiger cub which…