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Cute Alert! Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut At Bronx Zoo

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two rare snow leopard cubs have made their public debut at the Bronx Zoo.

The male cubs were born on May 6 and are now on exhibit with their mother in the Himalayan Highlands, the… 180 more words


A Trip to the Zoo to Visit Some Relatives

On a warm humid Member’s Night at the Zoo, my family and I trooped up to the Bronx to revisit some of our favorite spots. 315 more words

Retirement In New York

Pangolins under threat as demand surges

Libreville (AFP) – Hunted for generations for its tasty meat, the scaly-skinned pangolin is under threat in Gabon as demand for the small mammal surges in Asia, where it is used in traditional medicine. 682 more words


Giant Tortoises Debut At Bronx Zoo

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – “Aldabra” cadabra!

Two Geochelone gigantean – better known as giant Aldabra tortoises – made their debut Thursday at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo. 132 more words


New York bans trade of elephant ivory

New York’s new ban on the trade in elephant ivory was signed into law Tuesday — World Elephant Day — on the heels of a call by a major conservation group for a total global clampdown. 568 more words


The Hypocrisy of Hillary and Chelsea Clinton

Liberal élites are masters at “Do as I say, not as I do” hypocrisy.

On June 12, 2014, at its annual gala, the Wildlife Conservation Society… 233 more words


Where have all the Bengals Gone?

Met Caesar. Born in 2002, this 12-year-old Royal Bengal Tiger came to live at the Austin (Texas) Zoo and Sanctuary after being surrendered by his previous owners. 177 more words

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