What do Siberian tigers and post-menopausal women have in common? That is among the questions related to fighting diseases that affect both animals and people that physicians and veterinarians are teaming up to explore.
The youthful fascination for child visitors to the Fort Worth zoo was enhanced this week when zoo officials added a child’s inflatable pool to the elephants’ enclosure. Baby elephant Belle is taking full advantage of her new pool; cooling off and entertaining zoo guests.
A two-headed turtle born last month at the San Antonio Zoo is so popular that she received more than 1,000 Facebook page “likes” Sunday.
Four residents of Oklahoma’s Garold Wayne Interactive Zoological Park are best but unlikely buddies.
The bubble gum cigars proclaim, “It’s a girl”. A new “bundle of joy” made her first appearance today at the Fort Worth Zoo. The Asian elephant calf walked out along with its mother, 40-year-old Rasha, as zoo visitors watched.
Residents of North Texas are being asked to be on the lookout! But this time the escapee is of the feathered persuasion. A flying resident of the Fort Worth Zoo has escaped.
The Fort Worth Zoo is celebrating a new addition to the family! The yet-to-be-named female one-horned rhino was born August 16, 2012.
The University of Texas at San Antonio student mauled in a chimpanzee attack in South Africa is returning home for treatment.
Officials say the two chimpanzees that mauled a Texas college student at an animal refuge in South Africa are being reintroduced at the center.
Two adult chimpanzees that viciously attacked a Texas college student at a primate sanctuary in South Africa were defending their territory and will be allowed to live.
Police say two reindeer hit the ground running near Houston after a trailer hauling them came loose, popped open and the animals jumped out.
For the second time in less than two weeks, an animal managed to get out inside of the Dallas Zoo’s primate habitat.