Wildlife WayStation in Trouble

Wildlife WayStation in Trouble

Wildlife WayStation Sanctuary in Financial Trouble   In USA Today LOS ANGELES — The disabled grizzly bears Huck, Jake, Pete and Mike arrived after a drive-thru animal park closed in 1985.   Drifter the tiger came as a cub after being seized in a 1997 Chicago...
Wild Leopard Cub Reunited With Mother Leopard

Wild Leopard Cub Reunited With Mother Leopard

Mother reclaims leopard cub in Shivni CHANDRAPUR: After six days of captivity, the leopard cub of Shivni range jumped back to the care and safety of its mother during midnight hours of Sunday. It took six days of waiting and planning on part of the forest department...

To Save Big Cats We Must Engage Communities Where They Live

Tigers Politics is Killing the Big Cats We need a new approach to save them, says preeminent field biologist George B. Schaller. By George B. Schaller Photograph by Steve Winter When I began to study the great cats nearly half a century ago, their sheer magnificence...

World’s oldest tiger species is discovered in China

World’s oldest tiger species is discovered in China   Skull and jaw from extinct jaguar-sized tiger dates back 2.16 million to 2.55 million years   By Charles Choi The oldest extinct species of tiger known yet has been discovered in China, scientists...
NJ Tiger Registry Bill Will Help Captive and Wild Tigers

NJ Tiger Registry Bill Will Help Captive and Wild Tigers

Advocates say ‘pioneering’ NJ tiger registry bill may protect animals from black market trade TRENTON, N.J. — Though only a fraction of the world’s tiger population resides in New Jersey, a lawmaker wants to make the state an international model for protecting against...

Lion cub found in sheep pen

Bloemfontein – A Free State farmer discovered an aggressive lion cub in a sheep pen after a worker called him to shoot a cat killing his sheep, the Volksblad newspaper reported on Monday. Gerhard van Rhyn from the farm Mierdam, near Dealesville, was told a...