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'Wild Animals Are Not Pets'

Animals  (tags: leopards, animals, humans, wildanimals, hunger, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, killed )

- 3665 days ago -
Wildlife activists have warned people not to treat wild animals like pets after a woman was attacked when she tried to touch a sick leopard she found in her garden.


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Kathy Chadwell (354)
Thursday October 2, 2008, 3:09 pm
I think compassion overtook this poor woman who probably was only trying to comfort the cat. Sadly it caused the cat's death.

Maureen S (35)
Friday October 3, 2008, 7:07 am
Any animal that is hurt or hungry may respond aggressively. Even if a dog is hurt, it may bite. This is tragic. People must be cautious when dealing with wild animals.

Merry L (74)
Friday October 3, 2008, 9:37 am
Sad, but when will people learn-EVER???
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