MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The oldest tiger at the Minnesota Zoo has died.
Molniy was 16. That’s about 80 in human years.
Zoo officials said the Amur tiger surpassed the expected lifetime of a wild tiger. 35 more words
The grandkids got up close and personal with some of the Minnesota Zoo animals that were feeling quite social on our last visit.
Amur Tigers are the top predators in temperate forests of eastern Asia, but are threatened in their native habitat because of loss their wild hunting grounds, human competition for their favored prey (deer and boar), and removal due to their potential for predation of livestock. 426 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Happy birthday, Nikko!
On Wednesday, North America’s oldest snow monkey celebrated his 33rd birthday at the Minnesota Zoo.
“Nikko arrived at the Minnesota Zoo in 2001; since that time, he’s been a great animal to have in the troop,” Minnesota and Tropics Trail Curator, Tom Ness, said. 84 more words