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  1. Crocodiles starving to death at zoo

    Posted Aug 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Nearly 400 crocodiles are starving to death at a zoo in Fujian province because operators cannot afford to feed them. More than 300 crocodiles have already died at the Fuzhou Crocodile Zoo in the past five years, either from starvation or sickness, according to the management. The zoo was set up as a joint venture in 1998 by a Hong Kong company and the local forestry bureau. They bought ...

  2. Quick action urged to save starving Siberian tigers in zoo

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fund for Animal Welfare (China), was quoted as saying on a news website. Eleven Siberian tigers died from diseases triggered by starvation in the Shenyang Forest Wild Animal Zoo in Liaoning ... period, according to The Beijing News. 'The tigers' health conditions are deteriorating because of starvation and cold weather,' Hua said. 'I'm extremely worried ...

  3. Should animals have rights?

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... still do not enjoy even basic human rights. So how could animals be given their own rights? Many children in Africa continue to die of starvation, are caught up in wars and receive no education. ...

  4. Brave journey a family affair

    Posted Oct 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... 40 degrees Celsius weather, snowstorms, starvation, and threats from predator birds as they make their journey. Penguin couples support each other in order to ensure the birth ...

  5. Mother of HK panda focus of abuse claim

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... photos. It also said the panda beating on the door was a habitual behaviour, not out of starvation. Yongba gave birth to 28 cubs in Sichuan before she was retired from the reserve's breeding ...

  6. Scores of exotic animals die at cash-strapped zoo

    Posted Jun 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai A private zoo in Hubei has seen more than 100 exotic animals die from starvation or disease in the past two years, according to one of its main financial backers. The situation at Taizihu Wildlife Zoo is believed to be typical of the 30 or so private zoos on the mainland, many of which are short of money and poorly managed. Consistently low attendance and little revenue ...

  7. Urban Jungle

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... of the mothers' increased access to nutritious food. The sad part is that even with an improved survival rate, the total number of kittens dying from starvation and disease is likely to increase because ...

  8. letters

    Posted Apr 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... get a second chance. People should realise there are others who are worse off. Millions around the world are dying from war, starvation and disease. In comparison, our troubles are negligible. ...

  9. Urban Jungle

    Posted Jan 11th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Lai

    ... starvation and death. As with all commonly kept pets, there is a steady stream of irresponsible owners that end up abandoning their animals after becoming bored with them, so there are usually many ...

  10. Hollywood West

    Posted Sep 29th 2007, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... reducing the body's intake to near-starvation levels. Here's the kicker though: Pressly's character on the show is pregnant, and the actress now has to spend several hours a day ...




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