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Jaguar Escapes New Orleans Zoo Habitat, Moves From One Enclosure to Next, Killing Trapped Animals
Offbeat  (tags: zoos, jaguars, killing spree, wildlife )

Cher
- 2 days ago - washingtonpost.com
A jaguar at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans slipped out of its enclosure and went on a territorial killing rampage sometime overnight, attacking four alpacas, an emu and a fox trapped in their own habitats before zoo officials managed to sedate it.
Six of the Best - Tigress Gives Birth to Half a Dozen Cubs From One of the World's Most Endangered Species
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, birth, zoos )

Cher
- 17 days ago - siberiantimes.com
It is rare to have so many kittens born at once, and so far the proud mother Bagheera is bonding with them in Barnaul Zoo, and feeding her babies.
Endangered Sumatran Tigers Fly to Tasmania Zoo in State First
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, tigers, zoos )

Cher
- 32 days ago - abc.net.au
Two critically endangered Sumatran tigers are currently on their way to Tasmania to their new home at Tasmania Zoo.
Outrage Over Siberian Tiger Cub Petted at Paphos Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: tiger cubs, zoos, exploitation, wildlife, environment, protection )

Cher
- 115 days ago - cyprus-mail.com
Outrage has followed the revelation that visitors to a Parrot Show at Paphos Zoo are allowed to handle a 14-week-old Siberian tiger cub.
Zoo Staff Baffled After Lioness Suddenly Grows a Mane
Offbeat  (tags: lions, manes, zoos )

Jeri
- 119 days ago - aol.com
OKC Zoo veterinary caretakers are working to solve a very curious case; Bridget, the ZooâEUR(TM)s 18-year-old African lioness, has suddenly sprouted a mini-mane. In males, manes develop at about one-year-old and are a product of increased production
Heckled and Teased, Tiger Charges at Tourists at Nainital Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, zoos, irritating humans, wildlife, environment )

Cher
- 143 days ago - hindustantimes.com
A video shot by a wildlife enthusiast shows an irritated 14-year-old tiger Betal growling and charging towards the grill of its enclosure
Cold Wave in Mysuru: Chimps Get Woollen Blankets, Big Cats Heaters
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, zoos, cold weather, protection )

Jeri
- 161 days ago - thehindu.com
With a cold wave gripping the city, heaters are keeping the large- and medium-sized carnivores warm at Mysuru zoo.
Taipei Zoo's Leopard Cat to Be Moved for Mating
Offbeat  (tags: leopard cats, mating, zoos )

Jeri
- 192 days ago - taipeitimes.com
There are estimated to be less than 600 leopard cats in Taiwan, showing the urgent need for their protection, the zoo said.
Cheetah Welcomes 8 Cubs at St. Louis Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: cheetahs, zoos, birth )

Jeri
- 193 days ago - abcnews.go.com
The average litter size for a cheetah is three to five cubs.
All Zoos Should Be Closed âEUR" Other Species Have Rights
Offbeat  (tags: zoos, species, animals, environment, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 288 days ago - theguardian.com
When nearly 500 animals die in less than four years in one zoo, surely itâEUR(TM)s time to reconsider this anachronistic way of showing our children that the world is full of beautiful animals
AsiaâEUR(TM)s Illegal Wildlife Trade Makes Tigers a Farm-to-Table Meal
Offbeat  (tags: laos, zoos, farmers, lions, commercial breeding, animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 405 days ago - nytimes.com
In Laos and several other Asian countries, conservationists have compiled ample evidence that many zoos and farms serve as fronts for commercial breeding.
Thousands of Big Cats Are Suffering in Inhumane Roadside Zoos Across the U.S.
Offbeat  (tags: big cats, zoos )

Jeri
- 449 days ago - alternet.org
Congress can put an end to this cruelty by passing the newly reintroduced Big Cat Public Safety Act.
Captive Orangutan Dies After Losing Seventh Baby
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, death, zoos )

Anna
- 528 days ago - peta.org.au
Karta, a Sumatran orangutan kept in captivity at Adelaide Zoo, has died.
Animal Charity Releases Its Annual List of the Worst 10 Zoos for Elephants in North America
Offbeat  (tags: zoos, elephants, worst, north america )

Scooby
- 915 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
International animal protection organization In Defense of Animals has released its annual list of the 10 Worst Zoos for Elephants in North America.
Chester Zoo: Animal Rights Campaigners Fury After Five Elephants Dead in Six Years
Offbeat  (tags: zoos, elephants )

Tracy
- 989 days ago - express.co.uk
A ZOO has been left reeling by the deaths of two young elephants hit by a devastating disease.
 

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