Beloved Zebra Dies After Being Gored By Antelope

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Picture shows Puga - the zebra that lived in the San Juan de Aragn Zoo, Mexico, undated. It died due to an injury suffered when gored by an antelope with whom it shared its habitat. (SEDEMA/Newsflash)

A beloved zebra named Puga has died after it was gored by an antelope in its zoo enclosure. Puga the zebra died after zookeepers found him with a deep wound…

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Zookeepers Step In To Hand Rear Cute Baby Porcupines After Mum Abandons Them

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The two porcupines born in bioparc Valencia, July 2022. (Bioparc Valencia/Newsflash)

Spanish zookeepers have stepped in to hand-rear two baby porcupines after their mother abandoned them. The two little South African porcupines, also known as Cape porcupines, were born at Valencia…

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Adorable Two-Year-Old Elephant Dies Of Herpes

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Two-year-old elephant Umesh at the elephant park in the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Zurich, Nicole Schnyder/Newsflash)

A two-year-old elephant has died despite keepers' best efforts after it contracted a herpes virus at Zurich zoo in Switzerland. Umesh, a young male, died on the evening of Tuesday,…

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Giraffe Calf Rejected By Mum And Feeding On Cows Milk Has Been Named ‘Strong’

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The giraffe girl named Amari, name which means 'the strong one' in the African language Yoruba. (Tiergarten Schonbrunn/Newsflash)

The adorable giraffe calf who was rejected by her mother and had to be fed cow’s milk by Austrian zookeepers has been named ‘Strong’ in reference to her tough start…

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Texan Zookeepers Raise Tiny Monkey That Weighs Same As Light Bulb By Hand After Mum Rejects It

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A tiny baby Goeldi's monkey hanging onto a branch in her enclosure at the Houston Zoo in Texas in the United States on the 15th of February 2022. (Houston Zoo, Jackelin Reyna/Newsflash)

This adorable footage shows a tiny little monkey infant that weighs the same as a standard light bulb hugging a teddy bear and dozing off as it has its hair…

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Zookeepers Arrested And 15 Animals Seized After Mysterious Death Of 3 Giraffes

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The giraffes police seized at a safari resort in Mangaratiba, Brazil, on 26th January (Policia Federal/Newsflash)

Two zookeepers have been arrested for animal mistreatment and 15 giraffes have been seized by the authorities after three escaped from a filthy facility and died mysteriously during the night.…

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Endangered Tiger Cub Takes First Wobbly Steps Outside At London Zoo

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The Critically Endangered Sumatran tiger cub took its first wobbly steps outdoors in the London Zoo in the United Kingdom on the 12th of January 2022. (ZSL - Zoological Society of London/Newsflash)

This is the moment a cute Sumatran tiger cub takes its first tentative steps outside its enclosure at London Zoo. The cute scene was filmed at ZSL London Zoo, the…

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Hungry Sheep Munch On Endangered Monkeys Christmas Tree Branches

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Barbary macaque in Christmas mood in Vienna Zoo. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

This is the moment hungry sheep munch on the branches of a Christmas tree that zookeepers had set up for some endangered monkeys by decorating it with edible decorations. The…

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Critically Endangered Somali Wild Ass Born At Swiss Zoo Was Rejected By Nervous First-Time Mum

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Somali wild ass offspring Salia, who was born in the Basel Zoo in Switzerland on 13th November 2021. (Zoo Basel/Newsflash)

This critically endangered Somali wild ass born at a Swiss zoo was initially rejected by its nervous, first-time mum before veterinarians and zookeepers managed to help the pair bond. The…

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Endangered Amur Leopard Cub Explores Outdoor Enclosure With Watchful Mum

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Amur leopard cup Manju exploring the outer enclosure in the Leipzig Zoo in Germany, with its mother. (Zoo Leipzig/Newsflash)

This is the moment a cute endangered Amur leopard cub explores its outdoor surroundings with its watchful mum at a German zoo. The cub has been named ‘Manju’, which Leipzig…

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