Lions And Zoos

John Ball Zoo’s Docha lion dies at 16

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – Docha, a 16-year-old lion from John Ball Zoo, died Tuesday. The African male lion has been euthanized due to progressive neurological problems, the zoo said in a statement. The zoo said he had been diagnosed with epilepsy since 2011, after undergoing an MRI at Michigan …

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Abilene Zoo adds two striped hyenas | KTAB

ABILENE, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) – The Abilene Zoo is delighted to announce the arrival of two striped hyenas from the Fort Worth Zoo. A male and female striped hyena has been temporarily moved from the Fort Worth Zoo to the Abilene Zoo. Animal care staff will take care of the …

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