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Offbeat  (tags: JD Blackfoot, Native American, music, The Song of Crazy Horse, Ohio, LIttle Big Horn )

- 86 days ago -
JD Blackfoot claims to have had a vision of the Battle of Little Big Horn and began writing about Native American stories and causes, that his stage name seemed truly appropriate.
Bobcats Are Alive and Well in OH
Offbeat  (tags: bobcats, Ohio, wildlife, protection )

- 466 days ago -
Bobcat sightings are increasing in Ohio and the Scioto Brush Creek watershed. These elusive native cats were extirpated from the state by 1850. It wasnâEUR(TM)t until the mid-1900âEUR(TM)s that bobcats began to return to OhioâEUR(TM)s forests.
Harapan the Sumatran Rhino Starts 50-Hour Journey to Indonesia With a Zookeeper, Veterinarian and Six Cases of Food
Offbeat  (tags: Harapan, rhino, Sumatran, Indonesia, Ohio, endangered )

- 1298 days ago -
The last Sumatran rhino in the Western Hemisphere began a journey Friday from Ohio to its ancestral southeast Asian homeland on a mission to help preserve the critically endangered species.
Deer-Trafficking Scheme Nets Record $1.6 Million Fine
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, deer, Ohio, animal welfare, strange, animal trafficking, animal traffickers )

- 1341 days ago -
The largest fine and restitution for a wildlife crime in U.S. history, $1.6 million, has been ordered in an Ohio case involving trafficking in whitetail deer.
Couple Together 73 Years Die Just 28 Hours Apart
Offbeat  (tags: humans, society, world, couples, cincinnati, ohio, death )

- 1668 days ago -
The couple from Cincinnati, Ohio, are being touted as the latest example of 'broken heart syndrome' - where the death of one partner is followed very quickly by the other.
Ohio Bobcats No Longer Endangered In The State
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, bobcats, Ohio )

- 1955 days ago -
The bobcat may soon be removed from the endangered species list. If removed from the endangered list, the bobcat would still be a "protected species," which would protect them from hunting or trapping.
Owners of Exotic Animals in Ohio Now Need Permits for Them
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, Ohio )

- 1963 days ago -
Owners of certain snakes and dangerous wild animals in Ohio were required to have a permit to keep their creatures beginning Jan. 1, though the state had issued none as of Dec. 31.
Ohio, Haunted By Slaughter, Restricts Exotic Animals
Offbeat  (tags: wild animals, massacre, ohio legalisation, restrictions )

- 2537 days ago -
Ohio Governor John Kasich signed into law on Tuesday new state restrictions on the ownership of exotic animals following the slaughter last year of dozens of wild animals freed by a man before he committed suicide.
Widow To Recieve 5 Exotic Animals From Ohio Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: Zanesville, widow, animals, exotic pets, zoo, Ohio, wildlife, unusual, pets, odd, off-beat, bizarre, news, humans, ethics )

- 2572 days ago -
This just pisses me off. I cannot believe it. So much for stopping people from keeping exotic animals as pets.
Puppies Abandoned In Suitcase By Ohio Man, Officials Say (PHOTO)
Offbeat  (tags: cruel, abandon, puppies, Ohio, animals, suitcase, odd, off-beat, ethics )

- 2595 days ago -
Investigators say a man who tried to abandon six puppies by zipping them inside a suitcase and leaving it outside an Ohio business was charged after authorities found he'd left the luggage tag with his contact information attached.
Ohio Zoo Names Snake Hanna, After Celeb Zookeeper
Offbeat  (tags: Snake, mother, Ohio, zoo )

- 3066 days ago -
An Ohio zoo has settled on a familiar name for its new snake that has replaced her record-breaking mother.
Ohio Cracking Down On Owners Of Wild Animals
Offbeat  (tags: ohio, wild animals laws, legalisation, banning wild animals as pets, welfare )

- 3121 days ago -
In the next few months, Ohio could become a battleground when it comes to what animals you can own as pets. The laws in Ohio are currently so lax the state has become a center for the wild and exotic animal trade
Days May Be Numbered for Owning Exotic Animals in Ohio
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, pets, exotics, Ohio )

- 3179 days ago -
Nobody knows how many or what non-native wild animals are kept as house pets because no regulatory agency in Ohio keeps records on them
So What Was An Alligator Doing in a Puddle in Ohio?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, alligators, Ohio )

- 3257 days ago -
Witnesses say a reptile wrangler used his bare hands to capture a 4-foot alligator that an alert dog noticed outside an Ohio business.
Bobcat and Bear Sightings Increase in Ohio
Offbeat  (tags: migration, relocating, studies, bears, bobcats, sightings, ohio )

- 3371 days ago -
Wildlife biologists with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources say confirmed sightings of bobcats and black bear are on the rise in the Buckeye State. According to the ODNR, the bobcat was at one time common throughout Ohio, but human activities

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