‘Worst roadside zoo in the country’ closed for good after PETA lawsuit

Comment on this storyComment The attractions at Waccatee Zoo included lemurs with abnormal growths on their bellies and a tortoise with a deformed and splitting shell, according to a 2022 lawsuit from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. Lila, an ailing tiger, died sometime between late 2020 and 2021 after becoming so emaciated that […]

Minnesota animal health experts urge caution as dog influenza case rise across the country | The Mighty 790 KFGO

MINNEAPOLIS – A highly contagious strain of dog influenza spreading across Texas and other parts of the United States is a reminder for pet owners in Minnesota to keep an eye on their four-legged friends this winter. The symptoms of dog influenza are similar to symptoms humans develop when sick with the flu, including a […]

Animal Craftwork sale at Rushcliffe Country Park

One of the Friends members carves the animals out of wood. Roger from the Friends of Rushcliffe Country Park said: ‘Visitors to our park in Ruddington may have noticed that the building work has all but finished and we are getting back to normal. ‘The cafe has been well received and we will have a […]

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