For years, the Florida panther has dangerously flirted with extinction. Fortunately, recent data shows they're crossing further north and increasing in number.
Snow leopards have three primary genetic clusters differentiated by their geographical location.
Despite numerous sightings, California Wildlife noted that mountain lion attacks on people are extremely rare. Since 1986, there have only been 14 human attacks and three of which were fatal.
Siberian tigers and Amur leopards will get to prowl land 60 percent larger than the Yellowstone National Park.
World's fastest land animal is sprinting its way to extinction, with only 7,100 individuals globally.
A large chunk of the tiger population dies every year and countries aren't slowing the slaughter down.
Just in time for the World Lion Day, the rare Asiatic Lions, Rana and Kanha, at the Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens have given birth to their first triplets ever.
A recent investigation from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has revealed the widespread violation of animal rights in traveling circuses and roadside zoos in Suzhou, China. Monkeys, bear cubs and big cats are exposed to physical and mental violence just to perform tricks for entertainment.
Throughout Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, their habitats have dwindled from 35 million square kilometers (13.5 million square miles to approximately 8.5 million square kilometers (3.3 million square miles).
Believe it or not, there is no true species of 'black panther' stalking the dark jungles of the world. Often, they are unusual variants of cougars, jaguars, or even leopards. This certainly holds true for the Malaysian black panther - leopards with sleek black coats and, oddly enough, invisible black spots. Now researchers have determined how to make the unseen seen - a boon for conservation.
It's official: the rare and elusive "eastern puma" has been removed from the list of North American wildlife protected under the Endangered Species Act. Traditionally, this would imply a recent loss or success for conservationists, but not so with this top cat. In fact, officials have revealed that the cougar in question may have been extinct for decades.
Lynx and other big cats belonging to the family Felidae are currently threatened with habitat loss and fragmentation, and yet these animals are largely understudied by scientists, hindering any possible conservation efforts, according to a new report.