Ohio Widow Set to Reclaim Exotic Animals After Husband's October Suicide

In October of 2011, exotic pet owner Terry Thompson released all of his animals from their enclosures before taking his own life, leading to the tragic killing of over 48 animals by Zanesville, Ohio police. The 5 surviving animals — two leopards, a bear and two primates — have since been held in state-issued… » 5/04/12 2:20pm 5/04/12 2:20pm

Misogyny Among Monkeys Is "Natural Behavior"

Yeah, Jack Hanna can seem a little too willfully clueless, and yeah, he's on Letterman what seems like every other week, but by god, he and Dave have a good thing going, and I just can't hate the guy — after all, he let me bottle-feed a rare baby Bengal tiger back in 1996 when I was a cub reporter for a national… » 5/15/08 1:30pm 5/15/08 1:30pm