Northeast Florida authorities say they’ve arrested two teenage girls seen in videos posted online lighting a threatened gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death.
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — The manatee that’s believed to be the oldest in captivity in the world is marking another birthday. Hundreds of people gathered at the South Florida Museum in Bradenton on Saturday to […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Busch Gardens Tampa is celebrating the births of three giraffes and an anteater. The theme park announced this week that the reticulated giraffes were born March 12, 14 and 18 to […]
LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) — A wildlife officer fatally shot several bears that exhibited dangerous behavior during an investigation of an attack in a central Florida neighborhood. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s hotline for reporting sightings of invasive species led to the recovery of an endangered snake native to Puerto Rico. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, a Tampa […]
A pit bull is credited with saving the life of a cat that was being attacked by two coyotes.
Instead of releasing exotic pets into the wild, owners can surrender their nonnative animals at an event in Broward County.
Lowry Park Zoo is much more than a place to see animals. The 56-acre park in the heart of Tampa Bay is filled with habitats of learning and excitement where you can explore the amazing wildlife that shares our world. Plus, if your looking for a great deal on admission price go on one of their bargain days where everyone young and old gets in for $6. Sunday Sept 15, is a $6 day.
Acupuncture isn’t just for humans anymore.
Florida wildlife officials are trying to figure out why more than 100 brown pelicans have died between Melbourne and Merritt Island.