Victory for jaguars in U.S. – N.Y. Times

January 13, 2010 In Reversal, Jaguar Habitat Will Be ProtectedBy LESLIE KAUFMAN After more than a decade of resistance, the Fish and Wildlife Service said Tuesday that it would reverse previous decisions and protect the habitat of the jaguar. The sleek, ferocious cats...

Anthropologists study Mayan text found in urn with jaguar skin

Antropólogos mexicanos estudian relato maya de sacrificios sacerdotales 28 de Diciembre de 2009, 07:40pm ETMÉXICO, 28 Dic 2009 (AFP) – Antropólogos mexicanos estudian el texto maya más largo encontrado en el estado de Tabasco (sureste), donde se encuentran las...

Mexican zoo fears that feral cats will spread disease to zoo’s big cats

Pululan los gatos en el zoo de Neza Reforma 27 de diciembre del 2009Jonás López NEZAHUALCÓYOTL.- Una colonia de gastos se ha convertido en el dolor de cabeza de las autoridades del Parque Zoológico del Pueblo de Nezahualcóyotl. Desde hace varios años, unos 300 felinos...

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...

Pennsylvania town passes exotic pet ordinance

Freeland’s exotic pets expelled by ordinance By AMANDA CHRISTMAN (Staff Writer)Published: December 4, 2009 If you live in Freeland and have a pet puma – or any other animal considered exotic – you’ll have to pay a fee or find it a new home....