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Florida Panther (Source: AP)

$12K Reward Offered In Suspicious Panther Death

The Florida panther is one of the most endangered animals in the world, which is why state and federal wildlife officials are now offering a $12,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the suspicious death of an endangered Florida panther.

CBS Miami–12/19/2013

A panther kitten, found by biologists, was found to be the offspring of a female panther raised in captivity. (Source: FWC)

Panther Raised In Captivity Gives Birth

A panther, rescued by biologists as a kitten along with her brother, was discovered to have given birth to a “healthy and feisty” kitten just a few months after her release into the wild.


INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 26: Jonathan Cyprien of Florida International looks on during the 2013 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 26, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Former FIU Star Signs With Jaguars

Former Florida International University standout safety Jonathan Cyprien is officially a wealthy man after he signed his rookie contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars Tuesday.

CBS Miami–06/18/2013

(Source: FWC Photo)

Injured Florida Panther Kitten Rescued

A nine-month old Florida Panther kitten was rescued by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on Monday after it was found injured in Collier County.

CBS Miami–05/16/2013


New Plans For Panthers Look To The North

Efforts to save the Florida panther from extinction could very well move to the northern part of the state.



FIU Program Giving Special Needs Students The College Experience

If a young person is smart, getting into college isn’t an impossible hurdle. But students with intellectual disabilities can rarely dream of campus life. But FIU is making those dreams come true for a select group.


Florida Panther (Source: AP)

SW Florida Panther Found Dead

For the ninth time this year, a Florida panther has died after being hit by a vehicle.


(Photo by Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)

Exotic Animal Massacre Prompts Calls For End To Private Ownership

In South Miami-Dade County, Cheeky the tiger is among two tigers, a bear, a white wolf, a black wolf, a panther and other animals kept at the Everglades Outpost, a conservation facility.


(Source: AP) A wild Florida panther wearing a radio tracking collar.

Endangered Panther Struck, Killed In SW Florida

Another one of Florida’s most endangered cats, a Florida panther, was struck and killed by a vehicle in southwest Florida.



Endangered Panther Struck, Killed In SW Florida

Another one of Florida’s most endangered cats, a Florida panther, has been found dead near a southwest Florida road after apparently being hit by a vehicle.