India: Leopard dies of negligence

TNN 11 November 2009, 06:48am IST NIZAMABAD: In a case of gross negligence on the part of a veterinary doctor and his team, a leopard died after it was injected with a heavy dose of anaesthesia at Jaheerabad village in Kammarpalli mandal of Nizamabad district on...

Okla. facility makes no changes after fatal liger mauling

Moving day approaches for sanctuary’s black bears The new habitat’s grand opening may be bittersweet for staff members. By TIM STANLEY World Staff WriterPublished: 6/12/2009 2:23 AMLast Modified: 6/12/2009 4:36 AM BROKEN ARROW — A few sad memories are...

TV’s "Lion Man" fears for future of park

Fri, 29 May 2009 1:07p.m. “Lion Man” Craig Busch today said he feared for the future of the Northland wildlife park where a handler was killed by a tiger on Wednesday. Mr Busch, who is involved in a hearing in the Employment Relations Authority over his...

Mountain lion killed after escape at Kansas zoo

The Associated Press Posted on Tue, May. 26, 2009 12:45 AM Officials at a central Kansas zoo are trying to figure out how a 150-pound mountain lion escaped from its enclosure. The 14-year-old female was shot and killed by police at the Great Bend Zoo on Sunday...