The average zoo visitor may wonder what it is that tigers eat in zoos. It is the same as in the wild...meat. In the zoo however the fare varies as does the preparation and presentation.
When I was a little kid, my grandparents lived in the tiny hamlet of Irwinville, Georgia. Granny and Papa, like their neighbors, were farmers. Just about everyone in the area kept chickens and a few cows and pigs. Most...
The smallest of the grey wolves, the Mexican gray wolf is still rather imperiled; and in need of protection. These apex predators provide benefits to our ecosystems, not liabilities.
The civet cat is an endangered animal, who we as humans use both their dung and musk for our personal uses. Thy also live in the rain forest that is slowly being depleted.
Cougars and an unidentified large black cougar-like cat have been sighted in North East North Carolina as recently and September 2011.
Lions are often regarded as the ultimate symbol of African wilderness. But there are still lions living wild outside of Africa, lions whose survival hangs precariously in the balance...
1. Dolphins use 'echolocation'. This means they locate objects using sound like a radar. Using this method they hunt fish together and avoid obstacles with exceptional skill. 2. A dolphin is a mammal which means it is...
Wolves are among nature's best hunters. Their co-operative strategy has inspired humans since prehistoric times. But how exactly do they do it? What sort of tactics do they have to employ to bring down animals much...
The tarsier is a strange little primate that reminds many people of Yoda the Jedi master. Unfortunately, many tarsier populations are vulnerable or endangered.
When we think of a tiger, we automatically think of two different colors; orange and white. However, what most people do not realize is that there are in fact five different colors of tigers, and even more shades within...
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