Zoo

Delhi zoo soon to get four-horned antelopes, monitor lizards

As part of its animal exchange programme, Delhi zoo is all set to get a group of four-horned antelopes and water monitor lizards from Odisha's Nandankanan Zoological Park.

SC orders Ranthambhore tiger T-24 to remain in Sajjangarh for now
SC orders Ranthambhore tiger T-24 to remain in Sajjangarh for now

 The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered that tiger T-24 "Ustad" who was being translocated from Ranthambhore tiger reserve to a zoo after it was alleged that he had mauled a forest guard will not be moved out out of the Sajjangarh Biological Park.

Shifting of Ranthambore tiger to Udaipur zoo draws flak from wildlife experts
Shifting of Ranthambore tiger to Udaipur zoo draws flak from wildlife experts

A wildlife enthusiast has filed a PIL at Delhi High Court to protest against the translocation of a tiger at Ranthambore Tiger Reserve to Udaipur's Sajjangarh Biological Park.

Alipore Zoo has its first animal dietitian

Alipore Zoo, the country's oldest formally stated zoological park, is for the first time availing the services of a dietitian for its animals.

Delhi zoo makes special arrangements for animals to beat the heat
Delhi zoo makes special arrangements for animals to beat the heat

With temperature soaring, the Delhi zoo authorities have put in place a series of special arrangements like installation of water sprinklers and desert coolers to help its animals stay cool.

Zoo`s new lions a `sign` Ivory Coast is moving out of crisis

The eyes of 30-odd uniformed schoolchildren light up at the sight of three magnificent lions brought to Abidjan zoo to replace the big cats that starved to death during post-election violence in 2010-2011.

 Four leopards die in Tripura zoo
Four leopards die in Tripura zoo

Four leopards have died in the zoo at the Sipahijala sanctuary in past four days due to protozoa infection, zoo authorities said on Friday.

Canberra's National Zoo: Lunch with lions and bath with bears!

The Jamala Wildlife Lodge at the National Zoo in Canberra offers unique wildlife experience.

Tata Steel Zoological Park celebrates 25th foundation day

Tata Steel Zoological Park on Friday celebrated its 25th Foundation Day with the participation of children from primitive Sabar community.

Patna zoo's oldest tigress dies

The oldest tigress at the Patna zoo, 19-year-old Sita, has died after prolonged illness, an official said Wednesday.

One-horned rhino dies of anthrax in Tripura
One-horned rhino dies of anthrax in Tripura

A 24-year-old single horn rhino died in the zoo of Sepahijala sanctuary Friday, about 35 km from here due to anthrax.

Ellie Goulding celebrates boyfriend's b'day at museum, zoo
Ellie Goulding celebrates boyfriend's b'day at museum, zoo

Singer Ellie Goulding treated her boyfriend and crooner Dougie Poynter to a private museum tour for his birthday.

'Game of Thrones' actor Nonso Anozie to star in 'Zoo'
'Game of Thrones' actor Nonso Anozie to star in 'Zoo'

'Game of Thrones' actor Nonso Anozie has been roped in for drama 'Zoo', co-starring James Wolk.

Zoo in Kerala capital to get swamp deer from Lucknow

 After arrival of a white tiger and seven anacondas, a herd of swamp deer will be brought to the zoological park here, one of the oldest such facilities in the region.

British zookeeper seriously injured in rhino incident

A zookeeper at a British zoo was today receiving treatment for serious injuries to his chest, abdomen and pelvis sustained during an incident involving a rhino.

All white tigers at Chennai zoo, say officials after wall collapse
All white tigers at Chennai zoo, say officials after wall collapse

All the white tigers are at the zoo here within their enclosures, an official said Saturday, a day after a portion of a protective wall around its enclosure fell due to rainfall.

Los Angeles Zoo welcomes birth of baby hippo in 26 years
Los Angeles Zoo welcomes birth of baby hippo in 26 years

For the first time in 26 years, the Los Angeles Zoo welcomed the birth of a healthy hippopotamus calf. 

Centre for Zoo Sciences to be set up

Government Monday announced setting up of a Centre for Zoo Sciences to assist recognised Indian zoos as well as zoos in South Asia in their development and management on scientific lines.

Darjeeling Zoo selected for prestigious award

The Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park popularly known as Darjeeling Zoo has been selected for the prestigious "The Earth Heroes" Award 2014.

Four new tiger cubs at Vandalur Zoo
Four new tiger cubs at Vandalur Zoo

A six-year-old white tigress has given birth to four young ones at the Anna Arignar Zoological Park here, officials said today.