Tiger vs Elephant

Tiger vs Elephant

Who is smarter; a tiger or an elephant? Ron Kagan, director of the Detroit Zoo, in a recent CNN Morgan Spurlock piece, that did a good job of raising the question as to whether zoos should exist, said when people come to a zoo they should expect to see animals...
The Sad Life of Dolly the Mountain Lion

The Sad Life of Dolly the Mountain Lion

It’s 1994 and a hunter has just killed the mother Mountain Lion in Colorado so that he can steal her young cubs and sell them into the pet trade.  One of the cubs is purchased by an ill advised woman who tries to make a pet of her, and flees the state to end up...

Zoo News

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Singapore Zoo got clouded leopards, fishing cats in 2009

Confining wild animals Straits Times, The (Singapore) – Friday, December 25, 2009 THE Jurong BirdPark, Night Safari and Singapore Zoo have designated quarantine areas for animals given to them as part of exchange programmes with other wildlife institutions....

Indian zoo asks for younger animals as its residents age

DEHRADUN – Friday, December 25, 2009 Animals’ rising age worries zoo administration Rajendra S Markuna – Haldwani Aging inmate animals seem to have become a cause of concern for the high altitude Nainital zoo administration . Keeping in view the old...