Other jaguars wear study collars

By Tim StellerArizona Daily Star Tucson, Arizona – Published: 03.29.2009 Two jaguars are wandering a nearly impenetrable thorn scrub-and-cactus forest in Paraguay, wearing the same sort of collar that was put on the United States’ last known jaguar, Macho...

Judge to decide if jaguars need habitat protection in U.S.

Local group sues to force feds to designate habitat FERNANDA ECHÁVARRIPublished: 03.24.2009 An attorney for the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity told a federal judge Monday that the government must develop recovery programs for jaguars because “they...

Wildlife smuggling nets big bucks for organized crime

3/20/2009 Illegally traded animals can end up anywhere from a cooking pot in Asia to a pet shop in Europe Humming birds bound and stuffed in cigarette packets, snakes and tortoises inside a hollowed out teddy bear, exotic birds’ eggs made into necklaces—these...

Hong Kong: Jaguar specimen goes on display

March 5, 2009 A taxidermy specimen of Siu Fa – the female jaguar that lived in Hong Kong for nearly 20 years and died last year – is on display at the Hong Kong Zoological & Botanical Gardens’ Education & Exhibition Centre from today. Born...

Md. mauling: Jaguar to be evaluated for health changes

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009 Thurmont zookeeper, mauled by big cat, is ‘serious but stable’ by Jeremy Hauck – Staff Writer A Frederick County animal control officer on Feb. 17 will evaluate a pair of jaguars involved in an attack on a Thurmont zookeeper...