Covid-19: All the world’s now a zoo, only this time with animals on outside & humans on inside

The NBA suspended its season on March 11 after an unnamed Utah Jazz player was found to have tested positive for the coronavirus, barely moments before his team took on Oklahoma City in a league game. This decision comes in the wake of individual teams like the Golden State Warriors barring fans from attending home […]

African swine fever outbreak reported in western Poland

But the hunting associations are regularly accused of disregarding safety measures and helping, rather than curbing, the spread of the disease. In early 2020, private broadcaster TVN24 allegedly exposed the lax biosecurity measures of one of the hunting associations, prompting a criminal investigation.recently built fences along the border with Poland to prevent wild boars from […]

Shocking video shows tourists feeding caged tigers with FISHING POLES at a Chinese zoo

Viral video emerged on Monday shows a group of tourists – some are children – leaning against a balcony while swinging their fishing poles attached with raw meat to attract the tigers on the ground. It remains unknown when the video was filmed

Poaching, not coronavirus, is the bigger threat, says tiger expert

Writing on the Centre for Wildlife Studies portal, he said that the issue was being blown out of proportion because of the media focus, although this could be attributed to genuine concern. This specific virus was known to affect domestic cats and it came as no surprise that tigers could get it too. Dr. Karanth […]

Southern Resident Killer Whale Population Drops to 73 as 3 Orcas Are Presumed Dead

“We are saddened to report that three adult killer whales (orca) are missing and presumed dead as of July 1, 2019,” the center explained in a release on Tuesday. “These whales are from the extremely endangered Southern Resident killer whale population, that historically frequent the Salish Sea almost daily in summer months.”

Sanity, stability and stress-relief: why our beloved pets have never been more important

I look at Junior, our cat, asleep on the corner of the table, his head resting on my lap. He is one of the most beautiful things I have ever seen. We are so lucky to have him in our lives. Junior is one of two house cats, both recent rescues. This past three weeks […]

Professor Josh Davis answers your questions on the fight against COVID-19

A. Unfortunately an effective drug will not remove the need for ongoing pubic health restrictions. The drug will be useful to decrease severe disease and death in those who are infected. A vaccine is needed to increase immunity in the population, and thus allow a relaxation of public health interventions. It’s currently unknown why some […]

The Coronavirus Is a Preview of Our Climate-Change Future

Projections like those depend not just on climate models but on an intricate understanding of the organism at play. Or, rather, organisms. Malaria transmission involves both the disease and the mosquito; Lyme disease, both the disease and the tick — which is another epidemiologically threatening creature whose universe is rapidly expanding, thanks to global warming. […]

Tiger King’s Carole Baskin chilling secret gesture when asked about missing husband

“There is no short, simple way to refute so many lies. If you do want to know the truth, it requires understanding the history of events in the years before my husband’s disappearance and the roles and behaviors of the people interviewed in the series, which I have tried to do as concisely as I […]

Winery helps wildlife impacted by bushfires with smoke-tainted grape donation

“A lot of the wildlife survived the fires but died from starvation. It was like that in so many places, there was no emergency response other than what was coordinated by grassroot groups,” she said.