U.K. project to trace Barbary lions in zoos

PROJECT TO TRACE ‘EXTINCT’ LIONS By Laura Wileman, Community NewswireANIMALS Lions Kent, 12 Mar 2009 – 16:47 A Kent charity is backing an urgent assessment being carried out to discover if a group of lions which have been extinct in the wild for more...

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...