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Elephant That Sparked Petition Dies in in Japan Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: Petition, Animal, Zoo, Japan )

Ray
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
An elephant that was the focus of an international campaign to improve its living conditions has died in a zoo in Japan.
Indianapolis Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe
Offbeat  (tags: giraffe, zoo, off-beat, cute )

Marcia
- 111 days ago - fox59.com
I'd like to say cute "little" guy but he's already over 6 feet tall! He is adorable though and lives very close to the town I live in.
Free Lucky Kill Lucky? Endangered Elephants Life Hangs in Balance as Animal Group Sues Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: lucky, elephant, san antonio, zoo, save, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 117 days ago - rt.com
The fate of Lucky the Elephant, the jewel of the San Antonio Zoo, is now in the hands of a Texas court, as it has given the green light to a lawsuit seeking her removal after 53 years. However, LuckyâEUR(TM)s fate may be sealed, as she could die if her zoo
Boy, 3, Is Mauled By a Tiger Who Was Being Walked Outside His Cage at An âEUR~IllegalâEUR(TM) Zoo in Malta
Offbeat  (tags: Malta, zoo, mauled, boy, illegal, zoo, tiger )

Scooby
- 179 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A three-year old boy is facing plastic surgery after his face was mauled by a 'friendly' tiger yesterday who was outside its cage being walked by two zoo keepers because it was feeling unwell.
Trapped in Her Concrete Prison for 66 YEARS: The Heartbreaking Tale of Hanako the Elephant Who Has Spent a Lifetime Alone in a J
Offbeat  (tags: hanako, elephant, japan, lonely, zoo )

Scooby
- 183 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Devoid of any greenery and confined to a concrete enclosure all alone for 66 years of her life, this is the sad tale of Hanako, the oldest elephant in Japan.
Watch Zookeepers Weigh a 1 Month Old Aye Aye
Offbeat  (tags: aye aye, san diego, zoo, weighed, video, cute, adorable )

Scooby
- 219 days ago - mentalfloss.com
Babies are cute. ItâEUR(TM)s just science. But baby aye-ayes? Well, thatâEUR(TM)s a little more complicated. With their intense yellow eyes, steel-wool fur, and long, bony fingers, the endangered little primates may not be everyoneâEUR(TM)s cup of tea.
Four Lions - Confiscated From French Circus - Set to Become Mane Attraction at Scottish Zoo After Being Rescued From Belgian San
Offbeat  (tags: Five, sisters, zoo, belgium, Scotland, lions, rescued )

Scooby
- 222 days ago - dailyrecord.co.uk
FIVE Sisters Zoo in West Calder, West Lothian, has raised £150,000 over the past year to build a new two-acre enclosure for the male lions.
Is Public Dissection of a Lion at a Danish Zoo Gruesome or Educational? Decide for Yourself With Live Feed of the Event
Offbeat  (tags: denmark, zoo, lion, diddection, debate, children )

Scooby
- 225 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Danish zoo has today invited children to watch the dissection of a lion which was put down because the park's herd was too big.
Desperate Migrants Jumped Into the Back of a Lorry... Only to Be Greeted By This Angry POLAR BEAR
Offbeat  (tags: Yorkshire, UK, zoo, migrants, polar bear, lorry, Calais, France )

Scooby
- 226 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A group of migrants trying to sneak in to Britain from Calais broke into the back of a lorry and found themselves face-to-face with another type of migrant - a polar bear travelling from Russia to a new home in Yorkshire.
Smart Zoo Knows Exactly Who Should Be In Cages
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, animals, zoo )

Angie
- 247 days ago - thedodo.com
New Zealand has found a way to let people gawk at wild animals while also putting people in their place. The tables turn during Orana Wildlife Park's Lion Encounter, which puts tourists in cages to view the wild animals.
Northern White Rhino Closer to Extinction With Czech Zoo Death
Offbeat  (tags: Nabire, northern, white rhino, endangered, zoo, sad news )

Scooby
- 303 days ago - bloomberg.com
One of the worldâEUR(TM)s most endangered animals, the northern white rhinoceros, edged closer to extinction when one of the last five of its kind known to exist died in a Czech zoo..
Lions Stranded in Gaza Cross Border
Offbeat  (tags: Lions, Gaza, zoo, saved, rescued, four paws )

Scooby
- 326 days ago - m.belfasttelegraph.co.uk
Amir Khalil of British charity Four Paws International said they left Gaza and are travelling through Israel to Jordan.
Israeli Veterinarians Arrive to Tbilisi, to Help Salvage Devastated Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: Tbilisi, Georgia, zoo, animals, Israel, aid, ethics, interesting, protection, wildlife, welfare, help )

Penny
- 341 days ago - jpost.com
A team of Israeli veterinarians are in Georgia after a severe flood destroyed the capitol city's zoo and killed 16 people.
Tigers, Lions, Bears, Wolves and a Hippo Are on the Loose in Georgia's Capital Tbilisi After Freak Flood That Killed Eight Also
Offbeat  (tags: Georgia, zoo, floods, tigers, sad news, animals )

Scooby
- 348 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The capital of Georgia has been placed on lockdown after heavy flooding destroyed enclosures at the city's zoo allowing tigers, lions, jaguars, wolves and a hippo to escape and roam
Zoo Backpedals Over Royal Monkey Name
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Oita, monkeys, zoo, name, Charlotte )

Naoko
- 386 days ago - the-japan-news.com
A zoological garden long known for feeding wild monkeys is reconsidering its decision to name a baby Japanese monkey "Charlotte," following objections from the public that it would be disrespectful to the British royal family.
 

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