Wildlife

Tiny Kittens Found Alone In Forest Weren't Normal Kittens At All

"I almost fell off my chair!"<p>Someone living in the Highlands of Scotland spotted two sets of tiny eyes peering out of the forest recently.<p>Upon closer …

Animals

Going on a bear hunt: the animal activists signing up to 'shoot' grizzlies

Jane Goodall, the renowned conservationist, and a group of wildlife activists are some of the unexpected entrants in a lottery to hunt up to 22 grizzly bears near Yellowstone national park.<p>Their goal is to infiltrate Wyoming state’s first grizzly bear hunt in 44 years by acquiring licenses they …

National Parks

The case for introducing rhinos to Australia

Rhinos in Australia might seem like an insane proposition – after all, we’ve had historically bad luck with introduced species. But on reflection …

Endangered Species

World's rarest kittens rescued in the Scottish highlands

A pair of wildcat kittens have been rescued in Scotland, sparking fresh hope for the endangered species.<p>The orphaned felines were discovered in the …

Cute Animals

How many hippos are too many? Proposed cull raises questions

The hippo — really? That’s the common response when tour guides in Africa tantalize travelers with this question: “What’s the most dangerous animal on the continent?” Lion? Rhino? Elephant? No, no, no. Eventually, the tour guide delivers the answer with a twinkle in their eye: the hippo, yes, that …

Environment

Why did Audubon Zoo's escaped jaguar kill so many animals? | NOLA.com

For non-experts trying to comprehend Saturday's (July 14) jaguar escape at Audubon Zoo, one big question lingers -- why did he kill so many …

San Diego Zoo

Paralyzed grizzly euthanized after 20-foot fall onto Going-to-the-Sun Road

WEST GLACIER – On July 15 at approximately 11:30 pm, rangers discovered a partially paralyzed grizzly bear that had apparently fallen about 20 feet …

Montana

Charges possible for B.C. family caught hand-feeding black bears

Conservation officers went to a West Vancouver home on Tuesday, hoping to speak to the residents.<p>The family living at the home is at the centre of an …

Canadian News

Get free McDonald's french fries every Friday in 2018

- McDonald's says it's giving out free French fries every Friday for the rest of the year.<p>The company said customers will be able to get a free order …

McDonald's

Man scalped by grizzly bear says he's 'lucky' to be alive

<b>Two weeks ago, Canadian Jordan Carbery was scalped by a grizzly bear in his own backyard, but it could be worse.</b><p>He managed to drive himself to hospital after an angry mother bear ripped off part of his scalp and chewed on his stomach.<p>The park ranger, from Bella Coola, British Columbia, says he is …

General Hospital

National Wildlife Federation Action Fund - Save Red Wolves from Extinction in the Wild

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Wolves

It takes two to tango: Zoo hopes new male tiger can woo one special lady

Meet Youri, a five-year-old big cat bachelor. He’s tall, strong and has a chiselled jawline. He sports luscious long, orange, black and white fur and …

Wildlife

Exploring the land of the snow leopard and spotting the world’s largest and rarest sheep 

A baa-eautiful place! Exploring the land of the snow leopard and spotting the world's largest and rarest sheep<p><b>MailOnline Travel's Sadie Whitelocks</b> …

Ladakh

Black bear poaching operation busted by Quebec wildlife ministry

Sixty-four people allegedly involved in a black bear poaching operation have been caught by Quebec’s Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and …

Bears

Through Education and Research, a Second Life for Animal Contraband

For the Fish and Wildlife Service, confiscated mounts, skins, and scales may still be important in the pursuit of wildlife traffickers.<p>In March, a …

New York State

Cougar with no fear of humans killed by police in Nanaimo

Mounties in Nanaimo shot and killed a cougar that has been spotted prowling in the area for weeks.<p>RCMP Const. Gary O’Brien says they received …

Nanaimo

WTH?! South Africa Has DOUBLED Its Export Quota for Lions Killed in Canned Trophy Hunts

Lions are some of the most majestic creatures on Earth, a quality which we believe makes them worthy of protecting at all costs. But unfortunately, …

South Africa

Doris Arndt, circus animal trainer – obituary

Doris Arndt, who has died aged 89, was a petrol station attendant’s daughter who joined the German Circus Barclay and made her professional debut in the 1947-48 winter season billed as “Lola, the youngest tiger’s bride in the world today”.<p>Later billed, variously, as “Dorita, the tiger’s bride” and …

Bears

Grizzly Bear Chases After Passing Whitewater Kayaker

A grizzly bear leapt into a river and charged after a passing whitewater kayaker in British Columbia, as other paddlers behind him captured the …

Conservative View

Five-feet long rock python rescued from Gurugram house

A 5-feet long rock python was rescued from the lawn of a house in Gurugram by the members of a Wildlife SOS on Wednesday.The python created fear and …

India News

Rats, wild turkeys prompt ban on wildlife feeding in Eugene

EUGENE — Eugene officials have approved a ban on feeding wildlife in an attempt to contain the growing rat and wild turkey populations.<p>The …

City Politics

India Adventure Traveling to Bhoramdeo Wildlife Sanctuary of Chattisgarh

Bhoramdeo Wildlife Sanctuary<p>This wildlife sanctuary which is one of famous tiger reserves here in India is located 20 kms from kawadha city in …

National Parks

Save Belize

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Conservation

Investigation leads to closure of 6 Virginia fox pens

RICHMOND, Va. — A two-year investigation has led to the closure of six of Virginia’s nearly 30 fox pens, large enclosures in which wild foxes are contained and chased by hunting dogs, Attorney General Mark Herring’s office said.<p>Herring’s office told The Associated Press ahead of an official …

Wildlife

Does this rhino look like a Penelope? A Grace? You can help name her.

The N.C. Zoo’s new baby rhino needs a name, and the park is inviting the public to help with the christening.<p>The zoo wants people to vote on a name …

Wildlife

Jane Goodall Among Creative Protesters Seeking to Stop Wyoming's First Grizzly Trophy Hunt in Four Decades

The goal of the campaign: "Shoot'em with a camera" not a gunLegendary conservationist Jane Goodall is among those taking part in a creative action to …

Grizzly Bear

CPW Released Video Of Dark, Clouded Water Killing Fish

<b>LA PLATA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) –</b> The Colorado Parks and Wildlife released new video of the runoff from the recent storms near Durango in La Plata …

Pollution

About 7,000 apply for Wyoming 22 grizzly hunting tags

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has received about 7,000 applications for the state's first grizzly bear hunting season in 44 …

Montana

Rare tiger joins Kent breeding programme

Achilles, a two-year-old rare Sumatran tiger, has been moved from London Zoo to Howletts Wild Animal Park near Canterbury as part of a breeding programme to save the rare species.<p>A female is being brought in from a zoo in Germany to breed with him.<p>There are only about 500 Sumatran tigers left in …

Kent

Check out the Mission Valley "Montana Grizz Cam"

(SAINT IGNATIUS) One of the greatest things about living in Montana is the abundance of wildlife, and while there's some critters that you want to …

Montana