Tiger body in river

Tiger body in river Calcutta, Oct. 6: Tourists cruising down a Sunderbans river hoping for a glimpse of a Bengal Tiger saw one today, but it was dead. The tiger’s body was found floating in the Bidya in Gosaba, some 260km south of Calcutta. The tourists, on a...

Man vs Tiger Struggle for survival

Man vs Tiger Struggle for survival Vivek Deshpande Posted online: Oct 06, 2008 at 2359 hrs The 50-km stretch between Nagbhid and Mul on the Nagpur-Chandrapur state highway is dotted with lush green fields of paddy. There are few patches of forests — less than a...

Siberian Lynx Missing in Palm City, FL

Owner: Siberian lynx missing in Palm City By MITRA MALEK Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Sunday, October 05, 2008 PALM CITY — A Siberian Lynx has been missing from a Palm City home since early Saturday morning. The nocturnal cat disappeared from 3560 SW Wood Creek Trail...

Chicago: Now you see cougars, now you don’t

Sighting reports are up, but experts find little hard evidence By Carolyn Starks – Chicago Tribune reporter October 6, 2008   Robert Poyner Sr. feared somebody might think he was crazy or seeing things, but he made the emergency call anyway to report that...

Michigan DNR disputes group’s claim of cougar boom

Conservancy: Animal spotted in all counties Courtney Bowerman – Capital News Service – October 6, 2008 – From Lansing State Journal   A cougar population boom?   The Michigan Wildlife Conservancy says yes, and the Department of Natural...

CCF leads the way in cheetah management

Monday, 6th of October 2008   By Wezi Tjaronda WINDHOEK   The Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) has started offering international courses on cheetah management practices.   Although many organisations have adopted CCF’s methods, until this year,...