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Giveaway – Digital Copy of Disney’s The Lion King and Born in China

Thanks to our sponsors, some lucky readers will win a Digital Copy of Disney’s The Lion King and Born in China. You have multiple ways to enter! 178 more words


World Leaders to Discuss the Fate of Snow Leopards on August 24

A critical meeting is taking place on Thursday, August 24. Delegates and heads of state from all twelve snow leopard (Panthera uncia) range countries are coming together for the… 315 more words


Endangered, vulnerable and rare animals of China

Fauna of China is impossible to avoid as it is very rich with it. Various animals of China are present everywhere. Wherever you are traveling or living in China you will encounter some animals. 1,016 more words


Jazz Hoofs

Mr. C. Cow came up to me the other day with his front hoofs shaking away. It was like he was waving at me with both hoofs in a jolly, yet strange manner. 478 more words

Second Life

Snow Leopard

Though my focus remains landscape/cityscape photography, I appreciate the new details to be found in photographing more mammalian subjects. Just look at these snow leopards at the Cincinnati Zoo: they have such enormous paws.


Visiting Ähtäri Zoo. Snow Leopards. Ирбис.

The snow leopard or ounce (Panthera uncia syn. Uncia uncia) is a large cat native to the mountain ranges of Central and South Asia. It is listed as Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species because, as of 2003, the size of the global wild population was estimated at 4,080–6,590 adults. 28 more words


Genetic Analysis Reveals Three Subspecies of Snow Leopard

A new study has been released in the Journal of Heredity. Using samples of snow leopard scat (poop) from across the cat’s range, a team of 26 scientists performed genetic analysis to better understand the species’ population structure. 442 more words

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