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,...

Mountain Lion struck by car in Monterey

A Mt. lion and a deer are reported to have struck a car on Highway 68 and Skyline Forest Drive in Monterey this morning, according to a CHP incident report. The person who notified law enforcement, whose name was not given, said the deer bounced off of their vehicle...

Lion Cubs Used as Props at Dial A Dump Party

TWO 10-week-old lion cubs from the Darling Downs Zoo have caused a political stir in New South Wales after appearing at a party for Sydney entrepreneur Ian Malouf. Earlier this month Mr Malouf, the managing director of Dial A Dump, threw a $500,000 party to celebrate...