The Ankus is an ancient tool used by man for the management of elephants in captivity. In the correct hands it is the best instrument for the job. In the wrong hands it becomes an abusive weapon.
A monarch butterfly at the Toledo Zoo Butterfly Conservation Center One of the most incredible exhibits at the Toledo Zoo is the Butterfly Conservation Center. If you ever go there, this is the exhibit that you can not miss. Once you enter you will...
What is a liger?
There are many different jobs available in the zoo and aquarium industry that do not require a biology degree. This article touches on what kind of jobs to look for and how you can make a difference working for a zoo or aquarium, even if you do not want to be a zoo keeper.
There they are, the cute fluffy little lion, tiger or whatever cubs in the newspaper photo. That should bring some visitors in to the zoo, sanctuary, rescue centre or whatever you like to call it. We have all seen them. Such photographs appear...
Literary narration about the author's day with her granddaughter at the zoo located in Jacksonville, Florida. Helpful information for anyone considering visiting the zoo.
Learn the dirty little secrets that zoos don't want you to know. If you love animals, you won't support captivity. Animals belong in the wild.
The two Amur leopard cubs born at the zoo -- besides being adorable -- are part of a species considered to be the most endangered big cats in the the world.
How does an animal lose its tail? I don't know, but it seems to happen a lot!
A Bengal tiger cub that a smuggler was trying to sneak across the border is recovering at the San Diego Zoo's Safari Park after surgery to clear an intestinal blockage.