(MEYERS, Calif.) -- A California man is lucky to be alive after shooting a bear who managed to break into his home and attack him. The incident occurred at approximately 10:39 p.m. on Thursday, June 24, in Meyers, California -- a town about 100 miles... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department on Thursday announced the seizure of 68 protected big cats from Jeffrey and Lauren Lowe's Tiger King Park in Oklahoma, related to what the government described as their ongoing violations of the Endangered Species Act. In a statement, the department... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — The tiger loose for nearly a week after seen roaming the streets of a Houston neighborhood has been moved to an animal sanctuary. India, the 9-month-old Bengal tiger, will be introduced to a half-acre wooded plot at the Cleveland Amory Black Beauty... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER and SONDY SALZMAN, ABC News(GENEVA) -- The World Health Organization and China released a long-awaited joint report into the origins of COVID-19 on Tuesday, pointing to transmission from bats to another animal and subsequently to humans as... Read More.
By JACQULINE LAUREAN YATES, GMA(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Virginia has now become the fourth state to put an end to cosmetic animal testing and sales of animal-tested cosmetics.Gov. Ralph Northam signed the Humane Cosmetics Act, which prohibits cosmetics manufacturers... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Twelve primates at a large animal sanctuary in Texas have died after suffering a power outage amid the historically cold weather that has slammed the state and left millions without electricity.Primarily Primates --... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Multiple animal conservation and protection groups plan to file a lawsuit against the federal government over what they say is a failure to consider protections for giraffes under the Endangered Species Act.The... Read More.
By GMA TEAM, ABC News(BAY LAKE, Fla.) -- Meet the new baby female Masai giraffe born at Disney's Animal Kingdom in Florida.Weighing in at 156 pounds and a little over 6 feet tall, the baby girl is healthy... Read More.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News(BAY LAKE, Fla.) -- Sept. 22 marks World Rhino Day and Disney's Animal Kingdom has a major announcement in the world of conservation: three white rhino are expected to give birth at the park.
By ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Beirut, Lebanon, is still devastated by the Aug. 4 explosion that ripped through the city, killing 190 people and destroying homes and businesses.More than a month after the blast, a... Read More.
By SAMARA LYNN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Jenny Hu fans the kitten peering out from its carrier with a large manila envelope, offering the tiny feline whatever relief she can on a typically hot and humid August day in New... Read More.