Man Killed By Escaped Tiger In The Republic Of Georgia Days After Flash Floods
On Sunday, a menagerie of wild animals escaped the local zoo following devastating floods that brought the capital, Tbilisi, to a standstill. At least 16 people have been reported dead so far while an estimated five are still missing.
Rare Sand Kitten Born In Captivity
A rare baby Sand Cat was born to Israel's Safari Zoo recently. Once a common cat in the dunes of Israel, the cat has become basically extinct in the region. The newborn has given hope to conversationalists who hope one day to reintroduce the Sand Cat to the wild. (via The Uniblog)