Assiniboine Park Zoo Adds Lion Exhibit

A pair of rare endangered lions is now calling the Assiniboine Park Zoo home.       Two Asiatic lions — twin brothers who are almost a year old — arrived early Thursday from the Zoologischer Garten Magdeburg in Germany.   Assiniboine Park is the...

Rescued tiger cub healthy say Panna Reserve officials

BHOPAL: After being rescued from a cave last week, the feeble wild cub abandoned by a tigress is recovering rapidly and is in good health at Panna Tiger Reserve in eastern Madhya Pradesh.   “The two-month-old cub is fast recovering. We are monitoring its...

Tiger Poaching Protestors

Indonesian Greenpeace activists wearing tiger suits crawl during a protest calling for Sumatran tiger protection at the Forestry Ministry in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday. Dozens of activists staged the protest demanding the government to investigate illegal practices...

Ohio Bill Protects Wild Animals but Angers Their Exploiters

Ohio exotic animal bill takes heat for being too much and too little Ohio Statehouse hearing is backed by opponents by WKSU’s STATEHOUSE BUREAU CHIEF KAREN KASLER Reporter Karen Kasler In The Region: Dozens of supporters and opponents of the latest version of a...

Mating lion attacks Maldhari

AHMEDABAD: After killing a cub, it was the turn of a Maldhari to fall prey to a mating pair in Dhari region in Gir east.   On Monday, Maya Natha, a Maldhari was taking his cattles for grazing when he was attacked by a mating lion. The Maldhari has been admitted...

Tigers Attack Tour Bus in China

Tigers attack tourist bus in China   PHOTO: China says it has nearly 6,000 endangered tigers in captivity. (Reuters) A group of tourists visiting a wildlife park in eastern China had a narrow escape after bengal tigers attacked their bus, puncturing its tyres and...