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Sleeping With Wolves and Camping in a Boreal Forest: Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean (Québec, Canada)

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.27.2015 | Travel
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

We were not only going to a private wolf sanctuary, Aventuraid, but also to an animal wilderness park - Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien. The zoo was in a stunning boreal forest, and we looked forward to experiencing a camping, canoeing and hiking adventure.

Bears Run Free After 20 Years In Tiny Cages

The Dodo | Annum Masroor | Posted 08.25.2015 | Green

Forced to perform tricks and kept in tiny cages, four bears spent years languishing in a roadside zoo in Pennsylvania....

This Is Exactly What's Wrong With Raising Baby Animals In Captivity

The Dodo | Kelly Chen | Posted 08.24.2015 | Green

A tiny jaguar baby was born in March at the San Diego Zoo, and attendees were extremely excited — perhaps, a little too excited....

Top Ten Reasons to Visit Quebec Provence, Canada

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.11.2015 | Travel
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Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Moving among wildlife and experiencing the outdoors are favorite vacation motivators for me, and knowing this adventure would be special, I invited my 12-year old granddaughter to accompany me to make for a cross-generational experience.

54 Stingrays Die At Chicago Zoo After Equipment Malfunction

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.13.2015 | Green

More than 50 stingrays in a popular exhibit at a Chicago zoo died on Friday after oxygen levels suddenly dropped in the tank where the animals l...

Missing Penguin Found Alive In Wrecked Tbilisi Zoo

AP | Posted 06.23.2015 | World

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Rescue workers cleaning up a zoo in the Georgian capital wrecked by severe flooding have found one of its missing penguins a...

Aftermath of Tbilisi Flooding: United We Stand?

Tinatin Japaridze | Posted 06.23.2015 | World
Tinatin Japaridze

The recent flood in my hometown Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, has drawn international attention and thousands of volunteers from across the country.

Tbilisi Police Search For Another Tiger On The Loose

AP | Posted 06.19.2015 | World

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Police and volunteers in the Georgian capital are searching for another tiger that might have fled a zoo wrecked by severe f...

Escaped Tiger From Flooded Zoo Kills A Man

AP | MISHA DZHINDZHIKHASHVILI | Posted 06.18.2015 | World

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) -- A tiger that broke loose after severe flooding at the Tbilisi Zoo mauled a man to death in the Georgian capital before being ...

A Local Zoo Was Devastated By A Tornado, And The Community's Response Has Been Awesome

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 04.10.2015 | Green

A community of volunteers is donating time, money and expertise to rebuild a small Illinois zoo that was devastated by a tornado on Thursday. The ...

Baby Hippo And Mom Swim Adorably At San Diego Zoo

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.26.2015 | Green

It doesn't get much cuter than this. On Monday around 6:30 a.m., a baby hippo was born to mom Funani at the San Diego Zoo in California. Although t...

A Little Time With My Sweetheart

Rebecca Stoufis | Posted 04.26.2015 | Parents
Rebecca Stoufis

Shelly is at that stage where she still rents a stroller and sets up play-dates and all of that new mom fun stuff. I miss those days.

These Red Pandas Are SO Excited About The Snow

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.24.2015 | Green

These red pandas sure know how to make the most of the recent Arctic blast. Lissa Browning, a zookeeper at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, ...

Legal Personhood for Apes

Stephen Wells | Posted 02.27.2015 | Green
Stephen Wells

The ruling for Sandra could open the doors for major changes in the treatment of animals in zoos, circuses, theme parks, and research facilities. The recognition of her rights by the Argentinian court shows it's time our own legal system caught up.

Road Trip USA: Ohio

Kevin Richberg | Posted 02.22.2015 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

My last adventure was tackling the whitewater rapids on the New River in West Virginia. After driving across the border into Ohio I headed for its third largest city, Cincinnati, for up-close and personal animal encounters at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.

A Room Is a Cage, The World a Zoo in the Collages of Vikky Alexander

Annabel Osberg | Posted 12.01.2014 | Arts
Annabel Osberg

The photo-collages in Vikky Alexander's first show at Wilding Cran Gallery, titled Theatergarden Bestiarium, are spare. In each, one or more cutout images of toy animals are overlaid onto a photo of a sumptuous historical site devoid of people.

Miami Summers: Pure Luxury and Hidden Gems

Dwight Brown | Posted 10.15.2014 | Travel
Dwight Brown

Conventional wisdom says book a room in South Beach. But if you want a different look at Miami, head downtown.

The Zoo Of The Future Looks AMAZING

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 08.01.2014 | Green

Imagine a mirrored pod that takes you down a river, so you can see elephants who (hopefully) don't even realize they're in a zoo. Like it? You'll ...

The Black-Footed Cat Kittens Are Back And Hunting Crickets

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 07.22.2014 | Green

Remember these guys? We sure do. Our favorite felines -- the trio of black-footed cat kittens at the Philadelphia Zoo -- are back. But this ...

It Doesn't Get Much Cuter Than These Little Black-Footed Cats

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 06.17.2014 | Green

The Philadelphia Zoo recently unveiled the newest additions to their animal kingdom family and the adorable overload is simply off the charts. The ...

A Little Piece Of Africa... In Ohio

AP | Posted 07.02.2014 | Travel

POWELL, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Zoo says its $30 million, 43-acre "Heart of Africa" exhibit will open to guests on May 22. The zoo s...

Great Getaways: St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra

Budget Travel | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

There's more to Florida than theme parks, beaches, and cities where you can party 'til dawn (although those are pretty great, too!).

Danish Zoo Has No Plans To Kill Second Giraffe Named Marius

Reuters | Posted 04.18.2014 | Green

COPENHAGEN, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Animal lovers enraged by Copenhagen Zoo's decision to kill a giraffe last week could barely contain their anger when ...

WATCH: Someone Give This Speedy Penguin A Medal

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.16.2014 | Green

This penguin seems determined to stay at her zookeeper's side at all times -- even if it means some high-speed waddling through Japan's Matsue Vogel P...

You're Not Going To Believe What Killed This Polar Bear

AP | Posted 02.12.2014 | Green

BERLIN (AP) — A German zoo says one of its polar bears has died after apparently swallowing a jacket or bag dropped into his enclosure by a visitor....