Lion Attacks Man But Returns to Her Cubs

Farmer survives lion attack with just a hand bite after fainting when she pinned him to the ground   A Zimbabwean farmer who was pinned to the ground by a lion cannot believe he escaped with nothing but a hand bite. Joel Ngwenya was leapt on by the big cat in the...
Smuggling Tigers Big Business in the Sunderbans

Smuggling Tigers Big Business in the Sunderbans

KOLKATA: The beast of poaching may have reared its ugly head after four years in the Sunderbans, a reserve much feted for its conservation programmes.   The death of a tiger cub in the Sunderbans last month and the capture of three cubs a few days later on the...

Man found dead in tiger pit at Copenhagen Zoo

July 11, 2012: Police secure an entrance at Copenhagen Zoo in Copenhagen, Denmark, after the body of a man was found by a zoo keeper earlier Wednesday. (AP/POLFOTO) COPENHAGEN, Denmark – A 21-year-old man was found dead Wednesday inside a tiger den at the Copenhagen...
Declawed Cougar Shot After Killing Dog

Declawed Cougar Shot After Killing Dog

MUSKOKA, ONT. – Ontario’s Ministry of Natural Resources has confirmed that an animal killed by police on the weekend was a cougar, long believed extinct in the province. Police were called after the large cat killed a family dog in the Muskoka area. There have...

Tiger cub killed by wild dogs in Chanda

CHANDRAPUR: Yet another tiger was added to the death toll in Chandrapur district on Friday. A pack of wild dogs reportedly killed a tiger cub in Dhaba range in Gondpipri tehsil in the afternoon. Forests in Chandrapur district have lost in all seven tigers this year...

WORLDS SMALLEST CAT SPECIES SPOTTED AT INDIAN TIGER RESERVE

By Kelli Bender Jun 27th 2012 The big cats of India received some unexpected, pint-sized visitors. According to theDeccan Chronicle, two rusty-spotted cats were seen pawing around the Sariska Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan. Activists and wildlife officials are excited...