Bear researchers and managers are sometimes critical of ex situ programs. Skeptical that zoo science confers much, if any value to better understanding polar bears in captivity or in the wild where polar bear habitat is clearly vanishing, field biologists are sometimes justified in their skepticism.
"During today's snowfall, our cameras caught giant panda Da Mao 'bear-bogganing' in his outdoor exhibit. Perhaps he's discovered
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) lists polar bears as a vulnerable species because there are only
Polar bears are considered a vulnerable species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Conservationists
Barker, 89, footed the nearly $1 million bill to bring the elephants on the 50-hour truck journey from Canada’s Toronto Zoo
As the Toronto Star is reporting, Buddy and Pedro have not only been inseparable, but have also shown signs of traditional
Celebrated The Price is Right icon and passionate animal advocate Bob Barker told Toronto on Friday that it's time for the city's zoo elephants to pack up their trunks and journey south.