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    Bear Killed Baby In Lahore Zoo

  • Orphaned baby bear finds home in Sarajevo zoo

    SARAJEVO: Orphaned baby bear Aida, who was rescued by villagers after she fled the Bosnian woods in search of food and shelter, has found a new home in the Sarajevo Zoo where she has become a star attraction...

    The cub, now four months old, suffered from malnutrition when she arrived at the zoo in May and was traumatised after having been separated first from her mother and then from rescuers who found her in a mountain village,...

  • SHC issues notices to zoo authorities for keeping baby bear in poor condition

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Thursday issued notices to the zoological gardens as well as the local and provincial government authorities on a petition about a baby bear, allegedly separated from its parents, having been kept in an unnatural habitat at the zoo...

    A two-judge bench headed by Justice Mohammad Shafi Siddiqui also directed zoo officials and other respondents to take prompt action to provide the baby bear an...

  • Concerns pour in after private zoo bear’s video in Lahore goes viral

    LAHORE: A video of a bear shaking his head side-to-side and pacing around inside a cage that surfaced a few days ago on social media, causing concern among animal rights activists, was of the Bahria Orchard, a housing scheme which has its own zoo, it transpired...

    Tanveer Janjua from the Punjab Wildlife and Parks Department said they had already informed the Bahria administration to add stimuli for the bear and once it displayed...

  • Islamabad zoo’s brown bear dies in Jordan sanctuary

    ISLAMABAD: A Himalayan brown bear that had been shifted to a sanctuary in Jordan from Islamabad last year has died of cancer...

    In December last year, Suzie along with her male partner Bubloo had been shifted to a Four Paws bear sanctuary at Al Mawa in Jordan almost three weeks after the country’s only Asian elephant Kaavan was relocated to a wildlife sanctuary in Cambodia...

  • Zoo’s baby baboon named as Mono

    LAHORE: The ceremony to name a baby baboon at the Lahore Zoo on Friday was an absolute joy for schoolchildren as well as other visitors...

    It was an exciting morning for the Lahore Grammar School (LGS) children...

  • Rare baby panda twins born at Belgian zoo

    BRUSSELS: A Belgian zoo announced on Friday the “extremely rare” birth of twin baby giant pandas, three years after the arrival of a young male, which was a first for Belgium at the time...

    The Pairi Daiza zoo said the safe delivery of the twins, one male and one female, on Thursday represented a “new hope” for the charismatic black and white bear, of which fewer than 2,000 now live in the wild, according to the World Wildlife...

  • US hiker killed by grizzly bear

    WASHINGTON: At least one grizzly bear is thought to have killed and partially eaten a hiker in America’s famed Yellowstone National Park, authorities said...

    Wildlife biologists have set bear traps in thearea and if any captured beasts are identified as having been involved in the attack, they will be killed...

  • Last giraffe at Lahore zoo dies of heart attack

    LAHORE: The last remaining giraffe at Lahore Zoo died of a heart attack on Monday, said Director Muhammad Shafqat...

    Zoo Deputy Director Mudassar Hasan told this reporter that the 14-year-old giraffe was seen moving in its yard by 3am and it was found dead by 5:30am...

  • Puma dies at Lahore zoo

    LAHORE: A male puma died on Saturday at Lahore Zoo, said Zoo officials...

    The puma named Moti, was nine-year-old and brought to Lahore Zoo from Karachi back in 2009...

  • Vulture day event at Lahore Zoo

    LAHORE: The World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan, in collaboration with Lahore Zoo, organised an event to celebrate the International Vulture Awareness Day 2015 at the zoo on Friday...

    The event included screening of the documentary, Missing Vultures, as well as quizzes and a clean-up activity of the zoo to highlight the importance of vultures in the ecosystem...

  • Lahore Zoo to buy white lions

    LAHORE: The Lahore Zoo, for the first time, is going to buy a pair of white lions which are not available in any other zoo of the country...

    “A white lion fascinates people because of its colour and to add a pair of white lions to the animals at the zoo is all about this fascination factor,” Lahore Zoo Director Hassan Ali told Dawn...

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