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The 9-year-old male named Ramil tested positive for the virus after he had a cough and runny nose. It’s unclear how he got infected, the zoo said.
The father dropped his daughter as he raced away. He's later arrested.
The 25-year-old dropped his young daughter when the elephant seemed like it wanted to charge at them, said police.
The experimental shots were developed specifically for animals and delivered after eight gorillas at the zoo tested positive for the coronavirus in January.
It appears the infection came from a member of the park’s wildlife care team who also tested positive for the virus.
The cloned horse is known as a Mongolian Wild Horse, a species believed extinct in the wild.
In the absence of humans, Dot the African penguin was able to pop over to the primate exhibit.
“Primates are all the same,” the comedian said in the caption of her brilliant post.
3. Taronga Zoo - Sydney, Australia Overlooking the Sydney Harbour, Taronga Zoo is home to more than 4,000 animals and a great
It’s almost time for school to finish for the year, leaving many parents wondering how they’ll entertain their kids for the
This is the first time the United States has ever burned rhino horn.
Six female southern white rhinoceros at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park's new Rhino Rescue Center are undergoing reproductive exams this week, in the first steps of a worldwide, collaborative master plan to save the critically endangered northern white rhinoceros from the brink of extinction.
Only three northern white rhinos cling to life on a Kenyan reserve, suggesting that we're not doing all we can to save imperiled wildlife, and that life in a zoo, however brief, is not the hedge against extinction that the zoo industry would like you to believe.
Now there are just three left on the planet.
Indeed, honey badgers are frequently unwelcomed visitors to livestock pens and apiaries. And so it is not uncommon to find honey badgers poisoned or captured in steel-jawed traps.
"Whatever it takes to save the bonobos from extinction, they are worth it," says Block. "After all, they will reciprocate
Animals from The San Diego Zoo, including an otter, hedgehog, pelican and armadillo, joined HuffPost Live this week for some
When we celebrate those who contribute to conservation, many times zoological parks are not a part of that discussion. In fact, these parks contribute to that effort robustly in land and seascapes across the globe through in-park conservation education, scientific field work, and breeding of species endangered in the wild.