Seeing Tigers at Ranthambhore

In the eye of India’s tigers It’s just after dawn, our jeep is skidding down a rocky track in the semidarkness, and we’re hanging on for dear life. Suddenly we brake to… By Stephen Brookes The Washington Post ADITYA SINGH / AFP/GETTY IMAGES A...

Panna Tiger Transplant Has Cub

A path-breaking experiment on tiger conservation involving breeding of a translocated tigress raised in captivity has seen its first success of rehabilitation of orphaned tiger cubs in the Panna Tiger Reserve of Madhya Pradesh.   A tigress (T4) was released in...

Tiger found dead in open well in Ratnapur India

CHANDRAPUR/NAGPUR: In yet another shock for wildlife buffs, a four-year-old tiger was found dead in an open well near Ratnapur village in Sindewahi forest on Sunday. This is the fifth tiger death in Maharashtra since January 2011, and third in Brahmapuri forest...

Tiger Escapes Chinese Zoo and Shot to Death

HEFEI, Dec. 27 (Xinhua) — A female Siberian tiger escaped from a zoo and entered a public park in an east China city late Monday, but she was immediately put down by police on safety concerns, local officials said Tuesday. The nine-year-old animal made her way...

Leopard mauls at least three people in India

A leopard mauled at least three people in the northeastern Indian city of Guwahati on Saturday after the ferocious feline ran into a house and attacked the residents. “We were simply shocked and stunned to find the leopard inside the house and soon the cat...

Mountain lion spotted in broad daylight in Burbank backyard

A mountain lion walked up the front driveway of a Burbank home and into the backyard Tuesday afternoon before fleeing into the foothills, police said. Police said Wednesday that a resident of the home in the 1200 block of Verdugo Spring Lane, near the Glendale border,...