- published: 22 Jan 2015
- views: 964390
Click for info: http://bit.ly/natural_bridge_va An undercover investigation at Natural Bridge Zoo in Virginia revealed abuse and neglect of animals including the persistent mistreatment of tiger cubs—from birth—used for public handling and trauma inflicted on primates bred for the exotic animal trade.
Wild Animals, Domesticated Humans is a research-based, short subject documentary focusing on two interrelated subjects: 1) the relationship between humans and wildlife in a postindustrial society and 2) the duality between the educational and entertainment aspects of zoological parks. Through interviews with exhibit curators, zoo representatives, and zoo enthusiasts the goals and challenges of these facilities are explored with inter-cut footage of zoo patrons and animals in the exhibits.
Like this video? Subscribe! http://bit.ly/humane_subscribe The HSUS' Animal Rescue Team joined MS wildlife officials and others to rescue tigers, leopards,cougars, a monkey, and more from deplorable conditions at a roadside zoo. The animals were transported to a temporary shelter where they'll receive the care they need.
From coming face to face with monkeys in Rainforest Life to meeting the adorable and inquisitive meerkats, ZSL London Zoo has launched six incredible new Meet the Animals experiences, giving visitors the chance to get closer to their favourite animals than ever before. For more information or to book an experience you can visit: www.zsl.org/experiences
http://www.bronxzoo.com Two rare snow leopard cubs are making their debut at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo. Both cubs are male and were born on May 6th to first-time parents. They are on exhibit with their mother in the Himalayan Highlands, which received the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Exhibit Award for outstanding design in 1987. WCS’s Bronx Zoo is a world leader in snow leopard husbandry and participates in the Species Survival Plan, a cooperative breeding program designed to enhance the genetic viability of animal populations in zoos accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The Bronx Zoo has had more snow leopard births – over 70 – than any other zoo in North America and was the first zoo in the United States to exhibit the big cats in 1903.
http://www.zsl.org Have a great day out at ZSL London Zoo! With over 760 different species to discover, a visit to ZSL London Zoo is the perfect day out for people of all ages. And make sure you don't miss our amazing new exhibit Penguin Beach - England's biggest penguin pool!
ZSL London Zoo has launched a new walk-through exhibit for one of the world’s most feared, misunderstood and maligned creatures - the spider! Come and walk amongst orb spiders and amazing social spiders, take a Spider Selfie and find out just how amazing these fascinating creatures are! Find out more here: http://www.zsl.org/zsl-london-zoo/news/in-with-the-spiders-unveiled
Zoos have evolved rapidly in the past decade and their role within the wider conservation of animals and their habitats around the world is becoming increasingly important. In this video David Field, the Zoological Director of both ZSL London Zoo and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, discusses the role of the modern zoo, the responsibilities they have and the significant contribution they can and should make towards conservation. Find out more: http://www.zsl.org/blogs/leading-a-modern-zoo
http://bronxzoo.com Named for their small size and characteristic bluish hue, little penguins are also known as blue penguins, little blue penguins, and fairy penguins. Full-grown adults are only about 13 inches tall and weigh 2 to 3 pounds. They are the smallest of the 18 penguin species and native to coastal southern Australia and New Zealand. These are the first little penguins to be on exhibit at the Bronx Zoo and there are only three facilities in the U.S. that currently have them. All of the birds in the colony were hatched at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia and brought to the Bronx Zoo as part of a breeding program. Approximately 15 penguins a year hatch at Taronga, making it the most successful little penguin breeding program in the world. The Bronx Zoo penguins will hel...
This summer ZSL Whipsnade Zoo will be home to life-size animatronic dinosaurs as part of Zoorassic Park, an immersive new exhibit where you can learn about the fascinating creatures that lived more than 65 million years ago. From the formidable tyrannosaurus rex to the gentle brachiosaurus, visitors will be transported to a prehistoric world where they can marvel at the giants that once roamed the earth. Find out more about Zoorassic Park: http://www.zsl.org/zoorassicpark
GUANXI ,CHINA — A zoo in China tried to bamboozle its visitors with inflatable penguins, and the other animals weren't that impressive either. Subscribe to TomoNews ►►http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-TomoNews TomoNews is your best source for real news. We cover the funniest, craziest and most talked-about stories on the internet. Our tone is irreverent and unapologetic. If you’re laughing, we’re laughing. If you’re outraged, we’re outraged. We tell it like it is. And because we can animate stories, TomoNews brings you news like you’ve never seen before. Ultimate TomoNews Compilations - Can't get enough of TomoNews? Then this playlist is for you! New videos are added each day http://bit.ly/Ulitmate_TomoNews_Compilations Top TomoNews Stories - A shortcut to the most popular videos on Tom...
September 12, 2017 -- The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) is announcing the swearing-in of Jim Breheny, Director of the Bronx Zoo, as the new Chair of the AZA Board of Directors. "Jim has been a strong and influential voice within the AZA community for years. Jim's experience in animal welfare and husbandry, combined with an incredible commitment to field conservation and saving species, make him well-suited to lead us as the next chair of the AZA Board of Directors," said Dan Ashe, President and CEO of AZA. "I have had the opportunity to spend time with Jim – both at the Bronx Zoo and among his colleagues. He is a respected member of our community and will help us continue to advance our profession." As Chair of the Board, Breheny, along with three other executive officers an...
http://bronxzoo.com BRONX, NEW YORK – April 5, 2017 – The WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Bronx Zoo recently added eight Indian gharials (Gavialis gangeticus) to the river habitat in JungleWorld, and they made their public debut just in time for Spring Break in New York City. This is the first time the Bronx Zoo has exhibited the species since 1992. JungleWorld opened in 1985 and is one of the marquee exhibits at the Bronx Zoo. It is an award-winning indoor Asian rainforest that features several multi-species habitats that create a total immersion experience for guests. Gharial are a slender-snouted crocodilian native to northern Indian subcontinent. They are classified as Critically Endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Eighty percent of t...
Zookeepers have released incredible footage of the birth of two critically endangered Sumatran tigers, captured on a hidden Cub Cam at ZSL London Zoo. The footage shows the amazing moment that the cubs come face to face with their father Jae Jae for the first time and shows the fantastic job mother Melati has been doing with the new twins. If these two don't capture your heart we don't know what will! Find out more at www.zsl.org.
From the smallest snails up to big silverback Kumbuka, keepers had their work cut out at ZSL London Zoo as they set about weighing and measuring all their animals as part of the zoo's annual weigh in.
N.C Zoo society club perks