More carriers chimed in Tuesday after several major airlines began banning shipment of big game trophies amid outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe. Air Canada announced that it would refuse to transport such big game animals as .
Video emerged Tuesday of Zawadi, an African lion at the Oregon Zoo in Portland, getting his tail caught in a hydraulic door. Part of his tail had to be amputated, but he is expected to make a full recovery.
Abruzzo chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica ornate). Distribution: Italy. Population: Vulnerable (IUCN 2008); very small population (approximately 1,500 individuals) in three parks; population increasing due to strict protection, captive breeding and reintroductions. Threats: Competition with livestock. www.bornfreeusa.org/cites