Pictured: Victim who was killed by an escaped tiger as he went to work in Georgia after floods allowed zoo animals to escape The husband of zookeeper Ms Chitadze also died in the flooding. More than half of the zoo's collection of 600 animals, including wolves, lions and jaguar have drowned or been shot dead by police. The flooding also killed about 60 of 300 homeless dogs ... 06/19/2015 - 8:31 pm | View Link
Our favourite lion… was just killed': Zookeeper in flooded Georgian capital urges restraint The zookeeper in the capital city of Georgia is lashing out at police after several wolves, a lion and a hyena were shot dead ... “Our favourite lion, Shumba, was just killed by the emergency forces,” said Mzia Sharashidze, a spokesman for the city ... 06/13/2015 - 6:00 pm | View Link
Swedish Wolves Kill Zookeeper Who Raised Them An employee at the Kolmarden Wildlife Park in Sweden was killed Sunday morning by a pack of wolves she had helped raise ... Even after discovering the zookeeper’s body, officials had some difficulty safely recovering her remains. 06/18/2012 - 3:50 pm | View Link
Swedish Zookeeper Killed by Pack of Wolves An employee at the Kolmården zoo went into the wolf enclosure for the last time Sunday morning around 11 a.m. Witnesses report that after she entered the enclosure, the wolves surrounded her before mauling her to death. It took approximately 11 minutes. 06/18/2012 - 4:13 am | View Link
Zookeeper killed by wolves in Sweden A female zookeeper died Sunday morning when she was attacked by wolves in an enclosure at the Kolmarden Zoo in Sweden. The zookeeper was a longtime employee at the wildlife park and had worked with the group of wolves since they were born, the zoo said in ... 06/18/2012 - 1:07 am | View Link
Gray wolf The gray wolf or grey wolf (Canis lupus [a]) also known as the timber wolf, or western wolf, [b] is a canid native to the wilderness and remote areas of North America ... 06/30/2015 - 1:38 am | View Website
Zoo Atlanta Keeper Notes Getting to attend CBCM was an amazing opportunity, and I now have a much deeper understanding of these amazing creatures and an even better appreciation for what ... 06/29/2015 - 8:59 pm | View Website
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News In mid October, 2011 over 50 captive bred exotic animals including tigers, lions, leopards, bears, wolves and monkeys were released by their owner before he took his ... 06/28/2015 - 1:08 pm | View Website
Corrections Minister Wade Noonan says five prisoners required medical treatment for injuries including a broken jaw and dog bites following the riot at the Melbourne Remand Centre that ended Wednesday morning.
Katy Perry is caught in a property dispute between a group of elderly nuns and the Los Angeles Archdiocese over who owns a hilltop convent overlooking Hollywood.
The archdiocese released a statement Monday saying it has taken legal action to prevent Hollister from assuming control of the property, claiming the sale was unauthorized.
Flames sign defenseman Dougie Hamilton to 6-year contract
Hamilton signed a $34.5 million, six-year deal Tuesday with the Flames that adds him to one of the NHL's best defense groups.
The Flames sent the 15th, 42nd and 57th picks in the draft this past weekend to the Bruins on Friday for Hamilton's restricted free agent rights.
The trade could be seen as a major acquisition in getting a 22-year-old defenseman Calgary knew it wouldn't have been able to get with its first-round pick.
Everybody we've talked to, he's an excellent teammate, he's a bright young man and he is going to be a model citizen for our organization.
Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez could return to the lineup after missing six straight starts.
Outfielder Rusney Castillo is up from Triple-A and with the team in Toronto, but not on the active roster — he's there on a standby basis in case Ramirez needs to go on the disabled list.
The 23-year-old righty has been helped by strikeouts but hurt by walks going into this outing vs.
The Legislature may vote on a financing deal for a Milwaukee Bucks arena and changes to the prevailing wage law in a special session.
Sen. Alberta Darling tells The Associated Press that neither contentious issue will be put into the state budget when the Joint Finance Committee meets Thursday to complete its work.