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Two mountain lions spotted on front lawn of Sierra Madre home

Two mountain lions spotted on front lawn of Sierra Madre home Two mountain lions spotted on front lawn of Sierra Madre home October 4, 2011 Officials are cautioning residents to be alert after two mountain lions were found early Tuesday morning sitting on the front lawn of a home in Sierra Madre. A resident reported seeing the two cats about 12:32 a.m. in front of a house on the 600 block of Camillo Road, said Sgt. Ruben Enriquez of the Sierra Madre Police Department. The cats were still in the yard Read More

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Kanha National Park Tiger Tour

Kanha National Park Tiger Tour We do not know this travel group, but eco-tourism is a great way to encourage local communities to protect their wildlife. Jungle Ghumadeh! Sher Dikahdeh! Dyna Resorts. KANHA NATIONAL PARK 15/10/2011 – 30/06/2012   2 NIGHTS & 3 DAYS.     3 NIGHTS & 4 DAYS.   2 NIGHTS & 3 DAYS. For a group of 2 persons   NET   RATE PERSON Rs.5,800/- PER CHILD / EXTRA PERSON ON ROOM SHARING BASIS NET  RATE  Rs.1,800/- (STAY IN DELUX ROOM, FOOD & 2 SAFARIES)   For Read More

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Zoo Driver Bitten by Cobra Saving Tiger

Zoo Driver Bitten by Cobra Saving Tiger MYSORE: Had it not been for an alert zoo employee, the Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens may have lost a tiger cub. Shivashankar, 31, a tram driver in the zoo, in his effort to protect a tiger cub, was bitten by a cobra; he is now struggling for life at a city hospital.   The incident took place on July 30, when he saw a stray cobra entering tigress Manya's cub's enclosure.   Unfortunately, doctors informed him that the edge of his index finger, where he was bitten by the snake, will have Read More

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Lion Cub Euthanized at Zoo

Lion Cub Euthanized at Paignton Zoo   A SICK lion cub has had to be put down at Paignton Zoo. Vets and keepers at the environmental park have been battling to save the rare female Asiatic cub since it was born in June. ​ CUB: The sick cub was the first baby after several failed attempts for Mwamba and Indu The cub had been cared for in a secluded den by its mother since then. It was the first successful baby after several failed attempts for Mwamba, who came to Paignton Zoo in August 2006 from Twycross Zoo in Read More

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Detroit Zoo has new Lion Cages

Detroit Zoo has new Lion Cages ROYAL OAK, Mich. (WXYZ) - It’s good to be king! The lions at the Detroit Zoo have new and improved digs, thanks to a million dollar makeover. Construction on the new habitat started in February, and after a long wait the lions are enjoying their new home, that has double the room to roam and new landscaping. The lions' former 3,500-square-foot habitat was one of the first exhibits to debut when the Detroit Zoo opened in 1928.  At the time, it was considered groundbreaking because there was a moat instead Read More

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Review of African Cats

Review of African Cats Genre: Family/Adventure/Nature Rating: G for general audiences Reviewer: Kent Tentschert "DisneyNature African Cats" brings the African savanna to life in stunning detail as we follow Mara, a lion cub who strives to grow up with her mother's strength, spirit and wisdom. Sita, a cheetah who is a single mother of five newborns. And Fang, a proud leader of the pride who must protect his family from a rival lion clan. Filmed over two and a half years using state-of-the-art camera equipment, this gorgeous series explodes Read More

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Lioness saves little cub from cliff (VIDEO)

Lioness saves little cub from cliff (VIDEO) Mama lioness comes to the rescue of a tiny cub in Kenya's Masa Mara park. Andrew Meldrum September 29, 2011 16:21 A lioness in Kenya rescued a little cub from a cliff. Here a lioness grooms her cub. ( Luis Robayo /AFP/Getty Images) And now for something fun. How about photos of a lioness saving her little lion cub? These photos, taken in Kenya's Masai Mara National Park, show a lion cub who falls down a steep ravine. The little cub struggles but looks like it will fall further. Other Read More

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6 tiger cubs are Melghat’s new guests

6 tiger cubs are Melghat's new guests Vijay PinjarkarVijay Pinjarkar Oct 3, 2011, 03.58AM IST NAGPUR: While recent lynching of Navegaon National Park tigress in Bhakru Tola in Chhattisgarh by a furious mob came as a rude shock, there is a good news from Melghat - sighting of six new cubs has thrilled wildlife buffs and officials. "In the past couple of months, tigresses with two cubs (around 6-8 months) each have been recorded in camera traps by the field staff in Sonala range in Ambabarwa wildlife sanctuary, part of Melghat Tiger Reserve Read More

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Ranthambore tiger reserve saw a huge turnout of tourists

Ranthambore tiger reserve saw a huge turnout of tourists TNN Oct 2, 2011, 10.22AM IST JAIPUR/ALWAR: Living up to expectations, the Ranthambore tiger reserve saw a huge turnout of tourists, after a three month hiatus, on the first day of the season. Tourism also increased at the Sariska tiger reserve with 55 persons, including eight foreigners, making their way into it. According to forest department officials, "The mood was upbeat at Ranthambore right from the morning. Around 20 Gypsies and nine canters made their way into the park and Read More

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Wild Tigers Becoming Too Inbred

Wild Tigers Becoming Too Inbred Krishnendu MukherjeeKrishnendu Mukherjee, TNN Oct 3, 2011, 03.59AM IST KOLKATA: On her last legs, Machli - often called Ranthambore's matriarch for presiding over a majestic legacy of over a decade - can still make a tiger-lover crave for her glimpse. But her offsprings in the 400-500 sq km tiger abode in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district face a genetic threat that could hit the population hard in the long run. While Ranthambore Tiger Reserve (RTR) was in news for a sudden population crash in 1992 and 2003, Read More