Gorilla attacks a keeper at the Madrid zoo, she is serious – Ultima Ora

(ANSA) – ROME, SEPTEMBER 28 – A 200-kilo gorilla attacked an employee of the Madrid zoo who was feeding him, breaking both arms and seriously injuring her head. The 46-year-old woman who has worked at the zoo for 19 years had entered the cage of Malabo, a large 29-year-old male, protected by a triple door, […]

Award-winning landmine rat is world news, its owner is a … (Nieuwerkerken)

Binderveld / Kozen / Nieuwerkerken / Wijer – As the first rat, Magawa has received a gold medal from the animal welfare organization PDSA. Magawa defused 39 landmines and 28 improvised bombs in the Killing Fields of Cambodia. With that medal he makes world news. The brain behind Magawa? Christophe Cox from Nieuwerkerken, Limburg. The […]

The Dutch unknowingly tear down a new dam in Lan … (Dilsen-Stokkem)

Dilsen-Stokkem – On Saturday at 9 a.m., a Dutch maintenance company working on behalf of the provincial government of Limburg accidentally demolished the beaver dam in the Vrietselbeek in Lanklaar. The employees of the company were not aware that the beaver dam had already been demolished earlier in the week. The beavers had already partially […]

Two hundred more stranded whales found off Tasmania | NOW

Another 200 beached whales were found off the coast of the Australian island of Tasmania on Wednesday (local time), writes The Guardian. On Monday, about 270 whales were found, making it the largest group of whales stranded in Tasmania ever. The second group of whales probably arrived at the coast of Tasmania around the same […]

Two hundred more stranded whales found off Tasmania | NOW

Another 200 beached whales were found off the coast of the Australian island of Tasmania on Wednesday (local time), writes The Guardian. Some 270 whales were found on Monday, making it the largest group of beached whales ever in Tasmania. The second group of whales probably arrived at the coast of Tasmania around the same […]

Botswana, slaughter of elephants: more than 300 killed by a bacterium

This time the slaughter of the elephants does not depend on the poachers. The death had begun in the summer in the North of Botswana. The carcasses were found in the Okavango River Delta area, near the city of Maun. State officials said “it was cyanobacterial neurotoxins to cause the death of over 330 pachyderms. […]

Botswana: Massive elephant deaths caused by blue-algae poisoning | NOW

The more than 350 elephants who lost their lives in Botswana in two months are believed to have died of blue-algae poisoning. Local authorities report this on Monday based on research near the Okavango River and other waterholes. Other wild animals in the area would no longer be at risk of poisoning. Next year, the […]

Poland approves Animal Rights Law – Abroad – News

Tensions within the coalition led by the National Conservative Law and Justice Party (PiS) became apparent when PiS coalition partners refused to vote for the Animal Rights Act, which was passed with the support of the opposition. Disputes over the law, which is seen as an attempt to address the youngest voters, have led to […]