Wildlife authorities publish guidelines on wild animal releases

Before that happens, the circular said authorities should run tests on animal adaptability and determine how the release could affect local ecology. For animals with huge numbers, provincial authorities can make arrangements for them to be released in other provinces.

Coronavirus pandemic puts focus on tuberculosis among zoo animals

“It is too early to say whether COVID-19 will end up as a bigger threat than the highly-infectious TB (tuberculosis), which is rampant in the captive elephant population in the U.S. and continues to be contracted by zookeepers,” Laura Bridgeman of the U.S.-based In Defense of Animals told The Hindu via e-mail.

New Pokemon and Digimon Anime Have Fans Reliving the Good Old Days

It wasn’t more than a week ago that Digimon Adventure came around with a reboot. This all-new series reboots the series fans love from the start. Taichi returns as a kid in this gorgeous new title, and audiences are in love with its gorgeous animation. If there were ever two series to bring back the […]

Conservationists No Longer Agree on What ‘Wild’ Means

The 38-year-old conservationist, his hair cropped as short as a Special Forces soldier’s, scanned the dripping forest for something he thought important for me to see. “There!” he said, pointing toward a tree with a familiar look. “Apple! See how our volunteers have pruned it?”

Next coronavirus ‘right around the corner’ if wet markets don’t close, animal rights groups, politicians warn

The office of Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., told Fox News on Wednesday that he will be sending a letter co-signed by Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and other colleagues asking for China’s ambassador to the U.S. to pressure his government against reopening wet markets there. That letter comes as the Chinese city of Wuhan – where the coronavirus originated – has lifted its 76-day […]

Wild elephant rescued from farm well near Palamaner

On information from the residents, forest officials from Palamaner and Chittoor rushed to the spot and undertook rescue operation. An earth mover was deployed and one side of the wall of the well was dug and a slope created. The jumbo easily scaled the slope and made its way towards the hillocks to join its […]

Anime Fans Enter the Six Fan Arts Challenge With Dazzling Fan Art

During this time of quarantine to help “flatten the curve” of COVID-19, anime fans with creative skills have gathered in a number of different ways, with the latest being artists in the community joining the “Six Fan Arts Challenge”. The challenge asks artist of both anime and pop culture to show off their skills by […]

Netflix to Create Original Animated Event Series Based on Roald Dahl’s Most Beloved Stories

The list of titles in the agreement between Netflix and the Roald Dahl Story Company includes Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, The BFG, The Twits, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, George’s Marvellous Medicine, Boy – Tales of Childhood, Going Solo, The Enormous Crocodile, The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me, Henry Sugar, Billy […]

All the Wild ‘Tiger King’ Spin-Off Projects, from a Kate McKinnon-as-Carole Baskin TV Series to… Brad Pitt?

Deadline reports that Lowe is in very early talks with Murphy to star in a scripted series adaptation about Joe Exotic. The actor currently stars in Fox’s 911: Lone Star, which Murphy co-created and executive produces. A source has confirmed to The Daily Beast that Lowe and Murphy are friends, and that they are talking.