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Zookeeper Death: Tiger Will Not Be Put Down
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Zoo keeper, UK )

Ray
- 19 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The tiger that killed a keeper at a Cambridgeshire zoo will not be put down, the park has confirmed.
Florida Man Tries to Kiss Rattlesnake; Gets Bitten
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Human, USA )

Ray
- 37 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A Florida man who tried to kiss a rattlesnake, only for it to snub his advances and bite him, is recovering in hospital.
Connecticut Black Bear 'Angry' at No Invite for Brownies
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Black Bear, No Invite, USA )

Ray
- 45 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A bear in the US state of Connecticut would not take no for an answer after showing up at a homeowner's back porch for fresh-baked brownies.
First Bison Calves Born in Banff National Park in 140 Years
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, bison calves, national park, Canada )

Ray
- 53 days ago - bbc.co.uk
This calf's first steps in Banff's backcountry are part of a project to reintroduce wild bison, The first bison calves to be born in 140 years in Canada's oldest national park are taking their first steps.,
Watch the Moment April the Giraffe Finally Gives Birth
Offbeat  (tags: April, Animal, Birth, New York, USA )

Ray
- 69 days ago - bbc.co.uk
April the giraffe has become an internet sensation as millions watched her long pregnancy unfold via webcam from her enclosure in Harpursville, New York.
Rescue Dog's Journey From Stray to Saviour
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Health, Occupational Therapists, NHS, UK )

Ray
- 78 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Katie's start was as rough as they get. She spent a year as a stray in the Irish countryside and was seriously emaciated by the time she was rescued.
The Calf That Survived the Slaughterhouse
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Slaughter House, USA )

Ray
- 106 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Lori Bates kills for a living. Each week dozens of animals meet their end at her slaughterhouse in rural Arkansas. But she also saves lives - whenever a pregnant injured animal is brought in, her butcher's tools become a vet's scalpels
Rare Earth: Wolf: The Woman Who Lives Alongside Wolves in Order to Save Them
Offbeat  (tags: Protection, Animal, Human )

Ray
- 126 days ago - bbc.com
Tonya Carloni runs a sanctuary for rescued wolves, one of the few places where you can meet a wolf up close, The wolves stare right at me. When I look back, their yellow-grey eyes seem to pierce straight through my flesh. They are only a dozen feet away,
Earth: Snow Wolf Family and Me (Video Clip)
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Earth, Video Clip )

Ray
- 200 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Two 3week old Arctic Wolf Pups emerge from the den Gordon Buchanan operates a buggy cam to get his forst close-up images of wolf pups
RSPCA Appeal After Pug Puppy Milo Found Dumped By Wheelie Bin in Congleton
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Wheelie Bin, Puppy, Congleton, UK )

Ray
- 260 days ago - stokesentinel.co.uk
A pug puppy suffering from a severe skin condition has been found dumped next to a wheelie bin. The pup has now been taken in by the RSPCA which has launched an appeal to trace the owner.
Matador Victor Barrio Killed By Bull in Spain
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Bull Fighting, Spain, Europe )

Ray
- 349 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A matador has died after being gored by a bull in Spain - the first bullfighter to die in the ring there for more than 30 years.
Orlando Alligator: Who Is Liable for Toddler's Death?
Offbeat  (tags: Child, Animal, Responsibility )

Ray
- 370 days ago - bbc.co.uk
On Wednesday, police in Orlando, Florida, recovered the body of a toddler who was dragged underwater by an alligator while staying at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort.
Earth: A Lioness Named Else, Inspired An Epic Fight Against Poachers,
Offbeat  (tags: Born Free, Book, Animal, Fight Against Poachers, Wildlife )

Ray
- 378 days ago - bbc.com
Meru National Park has endured a decades-long running battle against poachers, who are determined to take its precious wildlife for themselves
Cincinnati Gorilla Shooting: Police to Investigate Parents
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, Investigation, Patients, Animal, ZOO, USA )

Ray
- 387 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A police investigation into the killing of a gorilla at Cincinnati Zoo after a three-year-old fell into an enclosure will focus on the boy's parents.
Cincinnati Gorilla Shooting: Zoo Fall Boy 'Doing Well'
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Animal, Boy, Zoo, USA )

Ray
- 388 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A three-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo, leading to the animal being shot, is said to be "doing well".
 

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