New rescues arrive at Drakenstein Lion Park in South Africa

Drakenstein Lion Park New Rescues Arrive – 10-12-2009 Perita, Aneta and Suzanna arrived at the sanctuary late afternoon on 10-12-2009 after an epic journey from Romania. Their rescue and relocation was plagued by logistical problems, they were expected to arrive...

Kansas City Zoo began with 4 lion cubs from circus

Posted on Fri, Dec. 11, 2009 KC Zoo marks centennial by looking ahead By MATT CAMPBELLThe Kansas City Star Just ending its first 100 years of evolution, the Kansas City Zoo — bigger, more energetic, but ever more hungry for funds — is looking ahead. Its birthday is...

Big cat areas at Edinburgh Zoo need upgrading for safety, inspectors say

Zoo upgrade ordered or sea lions will be left high and dry Published Date: 08 December 2009 By MICHAEL BLACKLEY THE future of one of Edinburgh Zoo’s oldest attractions could be put at risk unless urgent repairs are carried out. Bosses at the tourist attraction...