Bear cub found dead in Spanish Pyrenees
A brown bear cub that was part of an effort to reintroduce the species to the Pyrenees mountains has been found dead on the Spanish side of the mountain range, local officials said Monday.
Giant panda at Atlanta zoo expecting her 4th cub
An ultrasound has confirmed that a giant panda at Atlanta's zoo is pregnant with her fourth cub and will likely give birth later this month, zoo officials said Tuesday.
Tiger cub born at London zoo drowns
The first Sumatran tiger cub to be born at London Zoo for 17 years has drowned in a pool of water, the zoo said on Tuesday.
Pregnant giant panda in Thailand miscarries, says zoo
A zoo in northern Thailand said Tuesday a pregnant giant panda in its care had suffered a miscarriage, quashing hopes of the birth of a second cub in the panda-mad country.
The ups and downs of getting grumpy bears to have sex
There is nothing intrinsic to pandas that makes them bad at breeding. It is true that they only have one menstrual cycle each year, but this is true of many creatures. Animals that have multiple cycles per ...
Veterinarians: National Zoo panda cub is healthy
The National Zoo's giant panda cub has been given a clean bill of health after its first veterinarian exam.