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Cecil the Lion: US Dentist Walter Palmer Apologises to Patients
Offbeat  (tags: US dentist, Hunter, Lion, Apologies, USA )

- 7 hours ago -
A US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe has apologised to his patients in Minnesota for the disruption caused by the anger directed at him.
No Need to Stare! Owl Can Barely Hide Its Excitement as It Hunts for Prey
Offbeat  (tags: Owl, bird, prey, stares, hunts )

- 9 hours ago -
With its big, piercing yellow eyes, this owl can barely hide its excitement as it hunts for food from a tree branch.
15 Pictures To Make You Happy
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, pictures )

- 9 hours ago -
Happy pics.
White Rhinos Are on the Brink of Extinction With Only FOUR Left in the World After Female Died at Czech Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: northern white rhino, sad news, endangered )

- 10 hours ago -
There are now only four known northern white rhinos left on earth after the death of a female at a zoo in the Czech Republic.
Seahorses Could Be Extinct in 30 Years: Trade in Dried Wildlife Souvenirs Could See the Marine Creatures Wiped Out
Offbeat  (tags: Sea horses, sad news, trade, endangered )

- 10 hours ago -
Seahorses will be wiped out within three decades by the illegal sale of dead wildlife as curiosities, according to a conservation charity.
Cecil the Lion Death: US Investigates Walter Palmer Hunt
Offbeat  (tags: US Dentist/Lion Killer, Inquiry, USA )

- 10 hours ago -
US officials have launched an investigation into the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe but say they have been unable to reach the American involved.
Pictures of the Day: 31 July 2015
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 31 July 2015 )

- 10 hours ago -
Great photos.
When Is It Hunting and When Is It Poaching?
Offbeat  (tags: WILDLIFE, ANIMALS, HUNTING, Poaching, Rights and Wrongs )

- 11 hours ago -
Cecil the lion was a renowned figure in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park.Earlier this month, however, American dentist Walter Palmer paid roughly $50,000 (£32,000)
What Cecil the Lion Means to Zimbabwe
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Cecil the lion, Zimbabwe )

- 11 hours ago -
Zimbabweans feel somewhat bemused by the attention the world is giving to the killing of a lion, writes the film-maker and columnist Farai Sevenzo.

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