Zoos

How many cats does Joe Exotic have?

The answer is that he has no cats whatsoever. They are all gone. His private zoo is closed and the…

1 month ago

Roadside zoo “Wildlife in Need” – further court injunction stopping big cat abuse

Tim Stark owns a controversial Indiana roadside zoo called "Wildlife in Need" (an ironic name as the cats in it…

2 months ago

Bald female tiger at Waccatee Zoo, USA in urgent need of help

This really is a very distressing story. It hurts to read about it. It makes me sick to the stomach…

2 months ago

Coronavirus is an opportunity to close zoos

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in lockdowns which are being lifted at various paces in various places. Many zoos face…

4 months ago

Should tigers be housed together?

People are using Google's search engine to find out if tigers should be housed together when in captivity. And the…

4 months ago

New South Wales: two lions maul female zookeeper. Fate of lions to be decided.

This is another story of a zookeeper being attacked by a lion or lions and suffering severe injuries. In this…

4 months ago

How many cats did ‘Tiger King’ have?

I don't think even Joe Exotic knew how many cats he had at his private zoo during its heyday. The…

5 months ago

World’s largest cat. Over 900 lbs and 11.5 ft tall. What about the ethics?

What about the ethics behind the current world's largest cat, Apollo, bred by Doc Antle?

6 months ago

Joe Exotic is a likeable man who bred tigers to create money-spinning cubs for photoshoots

On the first day of their lives, Joe Exotic took cubs from their mothers that he had deliberately bred to…

6 months ago

Is Calvin Klein perfume safe to use on big cats in zoos?

Banham Zoo, Norfolk, UK: Banham Zoo has appealed for unwanted perfumes from visitors because they are a 'roaring success' with…

8 months ago