Eyes on Washington week ending 09.15.17

Shhhhh! Climate change may be related to historic 2017 hurricane season Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, says it is insensitive to discuss climate change in the midst of deadly storms. Tomás Regalado, the Republican mayor of Miami whose citizens raced to evacuate before Hurricane Irma, says if not now, when? “This … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 09.15.17

Jaguars from the Texas Zoo relocated to Dallas

Two jaguars from the Texas Zoo in Victoria found shelter in Dallas as the zoo damaged by floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey rebuilds, The Dallas News reported last week. Other institutions around Texas took in other animals until things return to normal. The Zoo said on Facebook Live that it expects the majority of its animals … Continue reading Jaguars from the Texas Zoo relocated to Dallas

WildCat Chat ~ Nahla’s Story ~ the perils of captive possession ~ May 11, 2016

Nahla’s Story ~ the perils of captive possession Over the past few weeks, we’ve been over-whelmed with news stories on the atrocities occurring all over the world about the handling, care and living conditions of captive big cats. Most notable is Animal Defenders International’s (ADI) heroic effort to relocate 33 lions from Peru and Columbia … Continue reading WildCat Chat ~ Nahla’s Story ~ the perils of captive possession ~ May 11, 2016

WildCat News Brief ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 05.08.16

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief ~ with host Alex Warner Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports. Top News Stories for Sunday, May 8, 2016: ~ … Continue reading WildCat News Brief ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 05.08.16

Nahla ~ The Conroe, Texas Tiger Part II

Nahla the Conroe Texas tiger found wandering the streets near Coral Cove Pass, was moved Wednesday to the International Exotic Animal Sanctuary (IEAS) near Fort Worth but not before a custody hearing and an apparent attempt to steal the Bengal tiger from the city’s animal shelter. Police said a masked man with chain cutters in … Continue reading Nahla ~ The Conroe, Texas Tiger Part II