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2013-05-13 12:25:05

WARMOUTH PORT, Mass., May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A tigress named Zolushka (Russian for Cinderella) was successfully released to the wild by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - www.ifaw.org) jointly with the Phoenix Fund, Special Inspection Tiger, A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, and the Russian Academy of Sciences. As it happens frequently in Russia's Far East, the Amur tigress became an orphan in the winter of 2012. Zolushka's mother...

2008-10-23 14:05:00

A rare white tigress being held at the Parken Zoo in the Swedish city of Eskilstuna has died from injuries it received from its mate, a zoo official says. Parken Zoo director Helena Olsson said Sasha the white tigress was attacked by her mate, Brahma, this week and suffered fatal wounds to the neck, the Swedish news agency TT reported Thursday. "It's really, really sad, but these sorts of things can happen with wild animals," Olsson said of Wednesday's attack. Brahma's attack on Sasha was...