Lions, tigers, wolves, and deadly snakes are just some of the dangerous animals kept on private properties across the UK.Read the full story ›
Tourists looked on in horror as zoo visitor leapt into tiger enclosure to retrieve her cap in a lucky escape.Read the full story ›
Stacey Konwiser, who was the lead tiger keeper at Palm Beach Zoo, was killed by a male Malayan tiger according to the zoo.Read the full story ›
The WWF has welcomed the figures but has called for more to be done in certain countries where the tiger is at risk of disappearing.Read the full story ›
Prince Harry has visited a national park in Nepal to see how the country is trying to save its tiger population from poachers.Read the full story ›
A zookeeper mauled to death by a tiger in New Zealand has been named as Samantha Lynda Kudeweh, aged 43.Read the full story ›
Around 200 people have streaked through London Zoo to help raise money to protect tigers.
WARNING: Video footage contains some nudity.
Some of the runners wore tiger-style body paint while others had nothing more than their trainers on as they raced around the zoo.
The run supports the Zoological Society of London's global conservation projects and was the third Streak for Tigers event.
A former "Esso tiger" has been rescued by a wildlife park in Lincolnshire.
Eighteen-year-old Tango had been earmarked for destruction in Belgium along with his partner Julia after the two tigers were seized from a German circus last year.
The pair were rescued following a campaign by Neil Mumby and his team of keepers at Woodside Wildlife and Falconry Park in Lincolnshire.
"They are doing really well. They've had a long journey and just like us humans, they get tired, so they went straight to bed when they got here", Mr Mumby said.
Three of the world's rarest tigers have been born at London Zoo and it has all been captured on camera.Read the full story ›
The family of a woman who was mauled to death by a tiger has thanked the public for their support and sympathy.
Sarah McClay, 24, was attacked by a Sumatran tiger at South Lakes Wild Animal Park, in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria on Friday afternoon.
The family said in a statement released through Cumbria Police:
We would like to take this opportunity to thank the valiant efforts of Cumbria Ambulance Service, the North West Air Ambulance and the Royal Preston Hospital.
Investigations are ongoing and it may be some time before a full picture emerges of what happened and how this tragic accident came to pass.
In memory of Sarah we are supporting her greatest passion, red squirrel conservation. With this in mind, should you wish to contribute to Sarah's Memorial, a donations page has been set up which ensures your money will reach conservation efforts that Sarah was involved in.