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A photographer who once helped project Rilu's image onto the Empire State Building reminded people to get vaccinated: "It’s more than just human lives that are at stake."
Coby, a yellow Lab, "made everyone feel special," the Columbus Zoo said.
A sheriff's deputy shot Eko, an 8-year-old Malayan tiger, when he wouldn't let go of the arm of a cleaning service employee who reached into his enclosure.
Officials plan to milk the massive funnel-web spider for venom and send it to a pharmaceutical company that can turn it into antivenom.
Operation is part of a national effort to protect animals using an experimental vaccine.
“Cobby was part of San Francisco. He touched so many lives."
Seenlada Supat performs weekly concerts at a Thailand zoo to keep the animals company while visitation is low because of COVID-19 outbreaks.
“The only thing I can think is maybe he was pumping iron all during COVID or something and planned his escape. I don’t know," the perplexed zoo owner said.
Hangzhou Safari Park denied the escape even after surveillance video caught one of the large cats roaming a nearby residential area.
The Alaskan malamute adopted the baby bear, who was found in a weak condition earlier this year.
"The way we treat wildlife matters. In the era of the coronavirus pandemic, we're seeing the dire consequences of this right now."
Scientists have some issues with Netflix's hit documentary on zookeeper Joe Exotic.
It may sound odd, but lubricant is vital to ensuring this sea turtle survives its trip back to the ocean.
Zookeepers who work with penguins, apes and sloths share how their clothing choices can affect their safety — and that of the animals.
When zookeepers threw a party for the ape, they really went bananas.
Officials at the Leipzig Zoo said the animal, "Kigali," has been resocialized with the father of the two male cubs.
The newborn giraffe was on his feet within 45 minutes.
Zookeepers are stunned after Zuri fought with long-time mate Nyack.
Zebra snouts are typically blacker than those of donkeys, and their ears are shorter.