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Snow Leopard Trust

My local zoo is finally expanding the area for their snow leopards; their previous enclosure always broke my heart a bit.  Snow leopards, like elephants, are struggling in the wild with climate change, poaching, and human/animal conflicts.   88 more words


How does one effectively engage communities for conservation? Try becoming PARTNERS

With a focus on community engagement, Matthias Fiechter, Charudutt Mishra, Steve Redpath, Brad Rutherford and Juliette Young, discuss the PARTNERS principle and importance of working with people towards conservation efforts. 827 more words


San Diego Zoo snow leopard

I’m going to have to give you a slow feed of the San Diego Zoo photos because I thought I was going to have a lot of photos from the finch feeder, but I had to take it down! 136 more words


Snow Leopard Eye Pastel Painting.

Miriam’s Art is pleased to release her Snow Leopard Eye pastel painting.  I painted this on a day of relative calm.  There was some subconscious anxiety though.   407 more words


The Challenges of Tracking a Ghost Cat

This week Dispatches from the Field welcomes Katey Duffey, a researcher who shares the hardships and rewards of searching for snow leopards. Check out her bio and website at the end of the post! 1,258 more words


Tiger, Snow Leopard and Kung Fu Country

DreamWorks Animation’s enormously popular Kung Fu Panda franchise revolves around the adventures of Po (a Giant Panda obsessed with Kung Fu). In the first installment,  he rescues the Valley of Peace from a vengeful Tai Lung (a Snow Leopard) with the assistance of Master Shifu (a Red Panda) and his disciples, the Furious Five (Tigress, Monkey, Crane, Viper and Mantis). 650 more words


The Leopard That's More a Tiger

Among the big cats there are are three that go by the name of leopard – the ‘Leopard proper’, the ‘Snow Leopard’, and the ‘Clouded Leopard’. 848 more words