The Chattanooga Zoo has announced that it's successfully hatched a critically-endangered turtle. Three more are expected to hatch soon, said a zoo spokesperson.
A pair of gay male penguins have reportedly stolen the egg of a heterosexual penguin couple in order to become dads.
Report from World Animal Protection reveals cruel practices at aquariums and zoos around the world.
Red pandas are critically endangered, with fewer than 10,000 remaining in the wild.
The German zoo said the big cats—two lions, two tigers and a jaguar—escaped alongside a bear. Then aerial drones spotted the animals.
Zookeepers believe this panda has an attitude.
The 33-year-old woman showed signs of being intoxicated, police said.
The importance of keeping certain wild animals in captivity is underscored by the viral stardom of a rescued baby sea otter named Luna and the problems the documentary "Blackfish" created for conservationists.