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ZooMontana Tiger "Prince" Dies
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, zoos, death, Cancer )

- 958 days ago -
ZooMontana has said goodbye to Prince, the zoo's 18-year-old Amur tiger, who died Monday from cancer, according to a necropsy report.
Steve Irwin's Cameraman: 'We Thought He Was Going to Live Forever'
Offbeat  (tags: Steve Irwin's cameraman, Steve-O, Croc Hunter, stingray, barb, death, unusual, wildlife )

- 962 days ago -
The cameraman who filmed Steve Irwin's death eight years ago has come forward about the adventurer's final moments. "We're saying to him things like, 'Think of your kids, Steve, hang on, hang on, hang on,'" Justin Lyons told Australian morning show
Sumatran Tiger Dies After Being Wounded at Toronto Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, Toronto zoo, death )

- 968 days ago -
A rare female Sumatran tiger has been killed by her intended mate, Toronto Zoo officials said Thursday.
Together to the End: Husband Holds Hands With His Beloved Wife of 60 Years as They Died Hours Apart
Offbeat  (tags: love, Love Story, true love story, death, marriage )

- 978 days ago -
True love lasts forever... Even death could not separate 60 years of marriage
Never Forget February 18, 1943 and the Bravery of the White Rose Students
Offbeat  (tags: History, WWII, death, sacrifice, courage, Hitler, interesting, society, humans, off-beat )

- 981 days ago -
Sophie & Hans Scholl & their friend Christoph Probst, plus several others, members of the White Rose, a group medical students founded to declare opposition to Hitler and rally the resistance movement paid the ultimate price for fighting a despot.
Guddu, India's Longest Surviving Tiger Dies at 26 at Kanpur Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, tigers, death, zoos )

- 1014 days ago -
The oldest tiger living in a captive environment, 26-year-old Guddu, died at the Kanpur zoo in Uttar Pradesh late Wednesday night, officials said.
What's Wrong Here? Man Who Blew Up His Dog Gets 12 Months
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pets, killed, charged, sentenced, cruelty, death )

- 1028 days ago -
Christopher Dillingham faced 20 years for animal cruelty and explosives charges. What happened? With some stories, I just want to sit in front of my computer and type WTF??!? 500 times until it fills the page.
India Lost 63 Wild Tigers Last Year
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, death, India )

- 1030 days ago -
The country has lost 63 of its wild tigers in 2013. The first tiger death of the year was reported from South Brahmapuri forest range of Chandrapur district in Maharashtra on January 6, 2013. It was caused by suspected poaching.
Video:Maya Angelou Gave a Beautiful Poetic Video Tribute   video
Offbeat  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, death, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, media, society, world, arts, humans, interesting )

- 1054 days ago -
"No sun outlasts its sunset, but will rise again and bring the dawn. Yes, Mandela's day is done. Yet we, his inheritors, will open the gates wider for reconciliation."
Video:What One Thing Has Every Woman Of A Certain Age Done, According To Meryl Streep?
Offbeat  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, children, conflict, ethics, death, crime, freedoms, goodnews, GoodNews, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, interesting, politics, violence, world, usa, society, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, media, europe, c )

- 1065 days ago -
Victoria Fine It's pretty rare for one incredibly successful woman to vulnerably look up to another in public. Yet here we are. **watch to the end**
A Tornado Destroys a Family's Home, But It Spares Their Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animaladvocates, dogs, goodnews, rescued, death, news, sadness, funny, pets, pictures )

- 1068 days ago -
This was heartwarming to hear that an older, and valued member of the family was actually spared miraculously from the Tornado that destroyed the city, but after losing everything they own, they're now also facing incredible veterinary bills!
Sad News: Gaza Strip Zoo's Newborn Lion Cubs Have Died
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, lions, cubs, death )

- 1071 days ago -
The adorable pair of lion cubs born at a Gaza Strip zoo and amusement park on Monday have died, according to an Agence France-Presse report.
Police Office Finds Squirrel on Dollar Store, Responds With Lethal Force
Offbeat  (tags: squirrel, police, death, force, sadness, humans, kill )

- 1100 days ago -
On September 27, 2013, Mountain City, Tenn., police got a call from an employee of the local Dollar General about a squirrel in the store. The employee had tried unsuccessfully several times to get the disruptive animal out of the store.
Khan, An Amur Leopard at The Living Desert, Dies at Age 21
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, zoos, death )

- 1104 days ago -
Khan, a 21-year-old Amur leopard living at The Living Desert, had to be euthanized this week due to age-related kidney problems and overall failing health, zoo officials said Thursday.
7th Big Cat Dies at Texas Animal Refuge From Virus
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, big cats, death, virus )

- 1148 days ago -
A tiger described as the "soul" of a North Texas animal sanctuary became the seventh big cat to die from an outbreak of a fatal virus, a spokeswoman for the refuge said Monday.

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