Suicide By Crocodile: Thai Woman Eaten Alive At Zoo

An elderly Thai woman committed suicide by crocodile last Friday by jumping into a pit full of the fierce predators. The 65-year-old woman was identified as Wenpai Inyai after police found her healthcare card floating in the water after she…

Netflix Deals With CBS For ‘Zoo’ Series

Netflix announced that it will be the exclusive subscription video-on-demand service in the U.S. for the new CBS drama Zoo, based on the bestselling James Patterson (co-authored with Michael Ledwidge) novel of the same name. The show will premiere on…

Burmese Python Massage Available In Zoo

Everyone likes a good massage; relaxing and releasing the stress of the day. But what if the massage was a snake massage? That’s right … a SNAKE massage! This is exactly what the Cebu City Zoo in the Philippines offers…

Elephant Kills Zookeeper In Missouri

An elephant has reportedly showed its aggression and killed the zookeeper that was working with her, in a zoo in Missouri. Patience, an elephant that has a history of aggression toward handlers, attacked and crushed her keeper on Friday morning.…

Snake Handler Dons Google Glass To Show Us How She Inspects Venomous Snakes

Google Glass offers us a chance to see the world through the eyes of some of the most interesting professions in the world. The Taronga Zoo in Sydney has already shown us what a day in the life of a…

Media Falsely Reports Gorilla for Being Sexist

Meet Patrick, a 23-year-old single male Texan residing in Dallas, who is also a 430-pound Western lowland gorilla that was recently mistaken for hating women (gorilla women in particular). You see, a lot of media reports (MailOnline, E!, Fox News,…

Misundertood Gorilla Being Booted From Dallas Zoo

Patrick, a 23-year-old Western lowland gorilla, is being kicked out of the Dallas Zoo for anti-social behavior. The 430-pound silverback bachelor, known for his geniality while among visitors and zoo staff, has shown little interest in forming any meaningful bonds…

Zoo Dog: Lion Cage Yields Surprise For Visitors

A Chinese zoo is facing some backlash today after some visitors noticed that a “lion” was barking. The Henan Zoo in the People’s Park of Luohe had placed a large Tibetan mastiff–a breed which has a fluffy mane around its…

Baby Elephant In Pool Is Your Daily Cute

A baby elephant at the Fort Worth Zoo is getting quite a bit of attention after a video of her playing in a kiddie pool went viral. Baby Belle, who was born July 7, is only the second Asian elephant…

Pudu Deer: World’s Smallest Deer Born In New York

A tiny baby Southern pudu deer has been born at the Queens Zoo, and a photo of her has gone viral due to her extreme cuteness. The doe–whose name hasn’t been announced yet–weighed just one pound when she was born…

Gorilla Taunting Leads To Animal’s Retaliation

A gorilla at the Dallas Zoo recently got some revenge on a group of nasty kids who were taunting him and calling him ugly. With an annoyed facial expression so close to that of a human who’s been bullied too…

Red Panda Missing For 7 Hours Found Safe

Red panda Rusty, who is fairly new to the Smithsonian National Zoo, escaped early this morning and caused an intensive search, which lasted until almost 2:30 today. When Rusty wasn’t found in his cage around 7:30 this morning, an alert…

Tiger Kills Worker In British Zoo

A zoo worker mauled by a tiger at a British zoo died of her injuries at the hospital yesterday. The worker, 24-year-old Sarah McClay was in the big cat enclosure when the tiger attacked her. She was airlifted to nearby…

Lion Kills Heron in Zoo Incident Caught on Film

Anyone who has ever been to a zoo knows that they are usually pretty docile places. The animals, being animals, mostly lounge around all day. This is especially true for big cats, which don’t seem to have temperaments much different…

Rare Tiger Born at San Francisco Zoo

The San Francisco Zoo this week announced that a rare sumatran tiger cub was born on Sunday, February 10. The cub hasn’t been named yet and even its gender won’t be known for some time. It is currently spending time…

Foxconn: Workers Are Animals

Foxconn thinks their workers are animals. No, really. Want China Times is reporting that the chairman of Hon Hai, parent company of Foxconn, invited the director of the Taipei Zoo, Chin Shih-chien, to talk about the management of animals. Foxconn,…