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  1. Channel hop

    Posted Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... area near a home-made zoo. The owner, 62-year-old Terry Thompson, had let the animals out of their cages before shooting himself. The animals- 18 rare Bengal tigers among them- were hunted down ... witness to elephants, zebras, tigers, orang-utans and bears rising up against their oppressors at zoos, circuses and farms in a kind of 'animal spring', attempting escape by whatever ...

  2. Pandas may soon be Taiwan bound

    Posted Feb 25th 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Zoos competing to secure animals brush off political concerns and say facilities are nearly ready Two giant pandas- a gift from Beijing rejected by Taipei nearly a year ago- could be in Taiwan as early as six months from now, it was revealed yesterday. Wayne Wu, sales and marketing director of the Leofoo Safari Park in Hsinchu county, said his zoo would apply again ...

  3. New residents doing well

    Posted Jun 08th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Le Le and Ying Ying, Hong Kong's new giant panda cubs, have adapted well to their new home and are growing healthily. They make their public debut at Ocean Park on July 1. Timothy Ng Sau-kin, assistant director of zoological operations at ...

  4. Ocean Park joins elite panda club

    Posted Mar 21st 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Zoo in the US and Adventure World in Wakayama, Japan, have four pandas. San Diego Zoo boasts a 15-year-old female, Bai Yun, the first giant panda to be successfully born at the Wolong Giant Panda Research Centre, and Gao Gao, a 14-year-old male. Their cubs, Su Lin and Mei Sheng, were born in the zoo. The adults are on loan from the mainland and the agreement expires next year. ...

  5. Quotes of The Week

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo They told me not to move when the panda approached me, saying it would be more aggressive. I listened to them and lay on the ground, but the panda bit my left leg after only three seconds. Zhang Jiao, 32, who was seriously injured after being attacked by a giant panda at Beijing Zoo, accusing zoo staff of giving him the wrong instructions The Jade Market is one ...

  6. Endangered monkeys make move to Ocean Park

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... the former panda habitat to serve as home to two-year-old Hu Hu and three-year-old Le Le, who were born and bred at a zoo in Chengdu. 'We're one of the first parks to have golden ...

  7. Deal paves way for pandas to take flight to HK

    Posted Apr 14th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Dennis Eng, Klaudia Lee

    ... overseas to pandas loaned to zoos. Mr Zeman said Ocean Park was discussing the possibility of installing a camera to allow the public to monitor the pandas online- similar to arrangements at zoos ...

  8. World of pandas a click away

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in relation to giant pandas. It also has links to the Panda City Union and zoos around the world that house pandas. The idea behind the site is to enable people from all over the world to gain ...

  9. Future of national treasures at risk

    Posted Jan 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... does that say about us?' 35 Scientists are not sure how long giant pandas live in the wild. But those in mainland zoos are said to have lived up to this number of years ...

  10. Two cubs born to 'bachelor' panda

    Posted Aug 10th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... The giant panda was even sent to a Japanese zoo in December 2000 along with another female giant panda as a couple, but 'he' showed no interest in 'his' partner even when she ...




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