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5-year-old Asiatic lion suffering paralysis dies in Hyderabad zoo

The zoo administration had sought the opinion of veterinarians for Jeetu's treatment, but he could not be saved.

21 Jul 2019 10:27 AM

Cheetahs be kept in zoological gardens recommend researchers

The study was published in the journal, 'Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research.'

10 Jul 2019 1:25 PM

2 men throw stones at leopard in zoo in Gujarat, VMC to step up security

While the security guard was taking the man whom he caught to zoo office, he also managed to run away, zoo curator Pratyush Patankar said.

27 Jun 2019 3:19 PM

Drunken man viciously attacked by lion after he tries petting it in zoo

It turns out that the lion, which was lying on a rock a few years away, initially ignored the man’s persistent taunts.

02 Nov 2018 7:27 PM

Mafatlal plea seeking compensation for land quashed

The BMC also stated that as per the Development Plan 1991, the land had been reserved for the zoo.

17 Aug 2018 5:30 AM


Jaguar escapes New Orleans zoo, attacks 6 animals

The large cat, named Valerio, mauled four alpaca, emu and fox in nearby habitats before it was sedated.

15 Jul 2018 12:02 PM

Animals suffer due to heatwave

Team of six doctors to ensure birds, repitiles are healthy.

04 May 2018 1:17 AM

Thai zoo under fire after video of staff repeatedly poking tiger's face with stick goes viral

Pop star Rihanna also inadvertently highlighted another thriving illegal trade when she posted a selfie with a slow loris in Phuket.

21 Dec 2017 4:45 PM

Japan panda cub meets media before public debut

The healthy female cub was born in June, five years after her mother, Shin Shin, lost another cub within days of its birth.

18 Dec 2017 4:03 PM

Celebrity elephant kills owner in Thailand

PETA said while the keeper's death was a tragedy, it illustrated the potentially violent consequences of keeping elephants confined.

28 Nov 2017 2:39 PM


Nonprofit seeks personhood, freedom for 3 elephants at zoo

The organization argued unsuccessfully this year for two adult male chimps to be considered legal people.

25 Nov 2017 3:08 PM

Making movies on the phone

Shlok Sharma talks about how a movie screened at Los Angeles Film Festival motivated him to shoot Zoo on an iPhone.

18 Oct 2017 12:31 AM

Penguin who fell in love with cardboard cut-out passes away in Japan zoo

Officials at Tobu zoo in Saitama, north of Tokyo, said Grape passed away after brief illness with object of his desire right by his side.

14 Oct 2017 1:24 PM

Blooming lovely! Japan zoo names baby panda after flowers

The baby panda has been christened Xiang Xiang to evoke the image of a blooming flower.

25 Sep 2017 2:39 PM