Michael Jacksons tiger dies of lung cancer at Shambala

Michael Jacksons tiger dies of lung cancer at Shambala

LOS ANGELES — Thriller, a tiger that belonged to Michael Jackson when the entertainer lived at Neverland, has died of lung cancer at Tippi Hedren’s wildlife preserve near Los Angeles.   Hedren says the 13-year-old, 375-pound tiger died June 11. An...
Caged cougar bites Newark social worker in Pataskala

Caged cougar bites Newark social worker in Pataskala

Caged cougar bites Newark social worker at Evelyn Shaw’s home in Pataskala, OH   Social worker was assessing home for child placement; charges not filed   PATASKALA — A caged mountain lion bit a social worker Monday in the city, but whether...
Camera spies Siberian tiger strolling into China

Camera spies Siberian tiger strolling into China

Camera spies Siberian tiger strolling into China   Evidence suggests endangered species may be expanding range from Russia   Photos of the endangered Amur, or Siberian tiger, have been taken for the first time by a camera trap in a nature reserve in...

KWS captures lioness two cubs in city suburb

Kenya Wildlife Service have recaptured a lioness and her two cubs found roaming in Mukoma Road area in Lang’ata. Reliable sources said the lioness is the same one captured in early May. She escaped from the holding pen at the KWS headquarters after chewing...

A lions share of tragedy for this cub

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Akash, one of Thiruvananthapuram zoo’s most pampered possessions, won’t walk again. The one-year-old male lion cub has been paralyzed after both its hind legs weakened irremediably.   The cub, which used to hop around jauntily,...