A camel frequently used for rides by Zoo Miami park visitors died Tuesday after becoming septic from a recent fall.
The bodies of two pygmy sperm whales, who died after washing ashore in South Florida, were sent to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration facility in Miami for necropsies.
Officials at Zoo Miami are mourning the loss of a female Malayan tiger and an Indian Rhino, both of whom died at Zoo Miami Monday.
Several hours after announcing the news that a female Malayan tiger died at Zoo Miami, officials say they are also mourning the death of an Indian Rhino.
A chemical found in virtually every car on the road, and in many home garages, has been blamed for the death of more than a dozen cats in the Hammocks area of Southwest Miami-Dade. Unknown is whether the cats were given the chemical, or whether they found it on their own.
Three cats, suffering from an apparent poisoning incident, were euthanized Tuesday due to their poor condition. The cats were picked up Monday in a neighborhood in the Hammocks after a neighbor called to report nearly a dozen stray cats were dead or dying on her street.
Residents in The Hammocks want to know who killed nearly a dozen neighborhood cats.
Coral Gables Police are investigating a family’s suspicions that their dog was killed as payback for a cat mauling that occurred two days earlier.