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Twin pandas meet each other for first time in Shanghai

The giant panda twins born in Shanghai Wildlife Park met each other for the first time on Friday after they were born one month ago. The cubs have

The giant panda twins born in Shanghai Wildlife Park met each other for the first time on Friday after they were born one month ago. The cubs have

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Silky the naked hamster

Tiny rodent shivered in the raw before an intervention by a rescue worker saved the day.

Tiny rodent shivered in the raw before an intervention by a rescue worker saved the day.

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Puan the orangutan is king of the swingers

Puan the orangutan at Perth Zoo has been named the world’s oldest Sumatran orangutan in captivity by the Guinness Book of World Records.

Puan the orangutan at Perth Zoo has been named the world’s oldest Sumatran orangutan in captivity by the Guinness Book of World Records.

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Czech zoo celebrates birth of rare black rhino

A critically endangered species of rhino is the newest addition to the Dvur Kralove Zoo in the Czech Republic.

A critically endangered species of rhino is the newest addition to the Dvur Kralove Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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Canada: Birthday party for two Pandas

It was party time for Chinese giant panda cubs Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue as they celebrated their first birthday at the Toronto Zoo.

It was party time for Chinese giant panda cubs Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue as they celebrated their first birthday at the Toronto Zoo.

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Berlin Zoo opts for beacon technology app

Visitors to Berlin zoo can now access a whole bunch of extra information on the animals thanks to an app powered by beacon technology.

Visitors to Berlin zoo can now access a whole bunch of extra information on the animals thanks to an app powered by beacon technology.

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Perth Zoo tortoise still partying at 50

Perth Zoo tortoise still partying at 50 A Galapagos tortoise at Australia’s Perth Zoo celebrated his 50th birthday on Monday.

Perth Zoo tortoise still partying at 50 A Galapagos tortoise at Australia’s Perth Zoo celebrated his 50th birthday on Monday.

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[video] Siberian tiger kills woman at Beijing wildilfe park

A woman was killed when she was mauled to death by a Siberian tiger. It is believed she came to the aid of a family member, who was being attacked

A woman was killed when she was mauled to death by a Siberian tiger. It is believed she came to the aid of a family member, who was being attacked

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Twin giant pandas born in China

A pair of healthy twin giant pandas were born on Monday at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, capital of southwest China’s Sichuan Province, becoming the first twins this ye

A pair of healthy twin giant pandas were born on Monday at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, capital of southwest China’s Sichuan Province, becoming the first twins this ye

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"It's a boy"- Baby panda born in Belgium zoo

Zoo keepers in Belgium are celebrating the birth of a baby giant panda, an event so rare it is being described as a ‘true miracle’.

Zoo keepers in Belgium are celebrating the birth of a baby giant panda, an event so rare it is being described as a ‘true miracle’.

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Police to investigate Cincinnati Zoo gorilla shooting

Parents of boy who fell into gorilla enclosure to be investigated Animal activists file negligence complaint against zoo Wildlife expert defends shooting of gorilla Police are investigating an i

Parents of boy who fell into gorilla enclosure to be investigated Animal activists file negligence complaint against zoo Wildlife expert defends shooting of gorilla Police are investigating an i

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The panda and the star!

Award-winning star Michelle Yeoh visited a panda base in China’s southwestern city of Chengdu, after being named as a goodwill ambassador by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) earlier thi

Award-winning star Michelle Yeoh visited a panda base in China’s southwestern city of Chengdu, after being named as a goodwill ambassador by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) earlier thi

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Columbus Zoo introduces Nora the polar bear cub to visitors

Columbus Zoo in the US state of Ohio has introduced its new polar bear cub Nora to enthusiastic visitors. It marked the first public appearance for

Columbus Zoo in the US state of Ohio has introduced its new polar bear cub Nora to enthusiastic visitors. It marked the first public appearance for

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Fifth sperm whale washes up dead on British beach

A fifth sperm whale has washed up on the east coast of England after four others died in a spate of beachings in recent days. Small groups of people

A fifth sperm whale has washed up on the east coast of England after four others died in a spate of beachings in recent days. Small groups of people

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Christmas in the zoo

Christmas has come early for the animals at the Gdansk-Oliwa zoo in Poland. The creatures were given special treats, hidden in wrapped boxes, as part

Christmas has come early for the animals at the Gdansk-Oliwa zoo in Poland. The creatures were given special treats, hidden in wrapped boxes, as part

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An unlikely friendship

In Vladivostok, in Russia’s far east, a live goat was introduced into the enclosure of a safari park tiger. Amur the tiger was, in theory, supposed

In Vladivostok, in Russia’s far east, a live goat was introduced into the enclosure of a safari park tiger. Amur the tiger was, in theory, supposed

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San Diego: Endangered iguana gets a workout

A rare Anagenda iguana goes through target training to encourage mental stimulation and natural behaviors.

A rare Anagenda iguana goes through target training to encourage mental stimulation and natural behaviors.

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Rare snow-white cubs in Crimea

Four rare white lion cubs were shown to the public for the first time on Wednesday (July 29) at a safari park in the Russia-annexed Crimean

Four rare white lion cubs were shown to the public for the first time on Wednesday (July 29) at a safari park in the Russia-annexed Crimean

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Teddy sloth

A London zoo keeper takes the role of surrogate mother to help raise a baby sloth, hand-rearing it with the help of a special teddy bear. The

A London zoo keeper takes the role of surrogate mother to help raise a baby sloth, hand-rearing it with the help of a special teddy bear. The

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Hong Kong giant panda Jia Jia becomes oldest ever

Giant panda Jia Jia celebrates her 37-year-old birthday at the Hong Kong Ocean Park. Jia Jia, the oldest giant panda living in captivity, set a

Giant panda Jia Jia celebrates her 37-year-old birthday at the Hong Kong Ocean Park. Jia Jia, the oldest giant panda living in captivity, set a

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Stranded white shark is rescued by activists

Conservation activists in Massachusetts have successfully rescued a juvenile white shark after it washed up onto shore, getting stuck in the sand

Conservation activists in Massachusetts have successfully rescued a juvenile white shark after it washed up onto shore, getting stuck in the sand