The Water Bowl: Lion Tries to Eat Baby at the Zoo!
While visiting the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, a 1-year-old boy named Trent was taped (by his parents, no less) being pawed at by a lioness named Angie. The 400-lb. lion also attempts to eat the boy through the glass. –YouTube
The mountain lion spotted roaming around Greenwich, Conn., has likely been hit by a car. A big cat was killed over the weekend, and it is probably the same one that had been seen around town. –Hartford Courant
Vice President Joe Biden, as part of the Campaign to Cut Waste, will start by cutting funding to a website dedicated to the desert tortoise. "I'm sure it's a wonderful species, but we can't afford to have a standalone site devoted to every member of the animal kingdom," he said. –Mother Nature Network
A new study has found that exposing young children to dogs and cats won't necessarily increasing children's risk of developing allergies to the animals. –LATimes.com
A cat in Joplin, Mo., has been discovered sitting under the rubble of its house – 16 days after a tornado devastated the town. Other than some weight loss and dehydration, the cat is doing fine. –Joplin Globe