Ariz. zoo with ocelots, cougars, bobcats is major tourist attraction

Tucson boasts state’s second largest tourist attraction By Lee Allen, Inside Tucson BusinessPublished on Friday, December 11, 2009 The Arizona Sonora Desert Museum entices visitors from around the world with the promise of “a new discovery with every...

Kansas City Zoo began with 4 lion cubs from circus

Posted on Fri, Dec. 11, 2009 KC Zoo marks centennial by looking ahead By MATT CAMPBELLThe Kansas City Star Just ending its first 100 years of evolution, the Kansas City Zoo — bigger, more energetic, but ever more hungry for funds — is looking ahead. Its birthday is...

Kansas zoo’s cold weather cats enjoying frigid temperatures

Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure is AZA-accredited. Cool cats 12/11/2009By MICHAEL STRAND Salina Journal Most animals live outdoors all the time — but if your regular outdoors is the African veldt, a Salina winter can be pretty brutal. On the other hand, if your...

Snow leopard dies at Virginia zoo

Natasha the snow leopard dies at Mill Mountain Zoo Mill Mountain Zoo’s Natasha has left a legacy of memories and offspring. By Kevin Kittredge981-3323The Roanoke Times Not only is the big Mill Mountain Zoo cat, who died this week of cancer, remembered by many,...

Born Free asks, "What’s going on at U.K. zoos?"

Zoo trouble Published Date: 10 December 2009 IT is distressing to learn that measures to improve inadequate facilities at Edinburgh zoo have been “put on hold while the company tried to resolve financial issues” (your report, 8 December). Licensing...