Thai man nabbed with 16 tiger cubs in truck October 27, 2012 Enlarge Rescued tiger cubs at a police station in Vietnam's Ha Tinh province last month. A Thai man has been arrested with 16 tiger cubs in his pick-up truck while driving near the kingdom's border with Laos, police said Saturday. A Thai man has been arrested with 16 tiger cubs in his pick-up truck while driving near the kingdom's border with Laos, police said Saturday.Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2012-10-thai-nabbed-tiger-cubs-truck.html#jCp Read More
Tiger cubs are the best way zoos have found to add to their bottom line, so lots of cubs are born each year, but where do they all end up?
The Calgary zoo on Tuesday welcomed Ghost, a new hippopotamus from Quebec.
It's been a year full of welcome additions at the Calgary zoo, whether it's Red River piglets, a couple of lions, three baby tigers, a baby giraffe, or the popular penguins.
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Three exceptionally cute tiger cubs roared before the public for the first time as they debuted at the Bronx Zoo Wednesday.
The Amur cubs -- two female, one male -- were born to mother Katharina and father Sasha. Katharina, now 13, had her most recent litter in May 2010, but this litter is the first for 15-year-old Sasha.
At birth, the cubs each weighed about two and a half to three pounds. Now they weigh nearly 50 pounds. The three cubswillbeon exhibit at Tiger Mountain with their mother intermittently for the first few Read More
Vietnamese police seize 4 baby tigers in car
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Police have seized four baby tigers and more than 100 pangolins being transported in a car in central Vietnam.
A police officer in Ha Tinh province says two men were detained for questioning after officers seized the live animals Tuesday.
The officer didn't give his name, saying he wasn't permitted to do so by his superiors.
The men told police they were hired by an unknown man to transport the animals to nearby Nghe An province.
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Not just one, but two mountain lion cubs were caught Wednesday night in the Cache Creek area in Jackson.
The lions will join a third sibling and their mother, captured earlier, before being released between Lander and Rawlins within the next few days, Wyoming Game and Fish spokesman Mark Gocke said Thursday.
Wyoming Game and Fish staff members set live traps hoping to capture what was believed to be the sole member of the mountain lion family still on the loose. Finding two more was unexpected but not “entirely surprising,” Read More