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EEE kills 3 cassowary birds at Va. Zoo

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The Virginia Zoo announced Wednesday three young cassowary chicks died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE).

According to the Zoo, two of the 28-day-old chicks were found dead on the morning of July 17 and a third died later that day. 252 more words

Local News

Angry Bird?

Google search “world’s deadliest bird” …
Since you probs won’t, I’ll just tell you what you’d find – a bunch of lists by different authors with one thing in common… the #1 pick … 415 more words

Mission Beach

The World's Most Dangerous Bird

What’s the world’s most dangerous bird? I’ll wait. I wouldn’t be surprised if you threw out names like eagle, hawk, ostrich, angry hen. And you’d be wrong. 395 more words

(Pop) Culture

The Traveller

All his life, Ratite the cassowary had lived in the Sydney Zoo. He didn’t mind that so much. He knew he was lucky to even have a fabricated habitat considering 80 % of his natural home, the lowland rainforest had been destroyed in the last 100 years. 454 more words

Once Upon A

Rare Bird

The task of observing a particular animal in its native habitat often boils down to a game of chance. When the subject in question is the… 659 more words


Mumble, Mumble Tiger

Dear Mum,
Very long day today so I’m doing this post in the style of Rowley Birkin QC!
Mumble mumble Zoo, mumble mumble early start, mumble reticulated python, waaah! 85 more words