Clouded leopard: First film of new Asia big cat species

by Matt WalkerEditor, Earth News The Sundaland clouded leopard, a recently described new species of big cat, has been caught on camera. The film, the first footage of the cat in the wild to be made public, has been released by scientists working in the Dermakot Forest...

Ohio zoo staff in UAE to further sand cat breeding program

Cute, but no cuddly kitty Tom Duralia Last Updated: October 18. 2009 7:12PM UAE / October 18. 2009 3:12PM GMT The sand cat, an animal so stealthy it is rarely seen, looks as if it is made to comfort and be comforted; a cat for the lap, not the extremes of a lonely...

Scottish laird wants European wildcats, wolves on his estate

Wolves may make a Highland comeback in laird’s reserve plan to apply for zoo licence Published Date: 19 December 2009 By JOHN ROSS WOLVES, not seen in the wild in Scotland for hundreds of years, could be ready for a comeback on a Highland estate. The Alladale...

Pallas cats find temporary home at Virginia Zoo

Saturday, December 12, 2009 Mill Mountain Zoo welcomes feisty felinesBy Kevin Kittredge981-3323 Chin-Li was shy. Alexey was cranky. “If you want to breed, you’re going to have to be a little nicer,” advised Lisa Uhl, Mill Mountain Zoo’s public...

Pallas cat, other animal deaths prompt Topeka Zoo criticism

Animal deaths prompt criticism of Topeka Zoo By Associated PressPosted on Fri, Oct. 23, 2009 TOPEKA — Two groups investigating the deaths of several animals at the Topeka Zoo criticized zoo officials for lax veterinary care and poor record-keeping. A Sept. 28...