Indian authorities have arrested a 45-year-old passenger of the flight Bangkok-Chennai, who was trying to smuggle a tiny live leopard cub into the country. The animal was planted in a carry-on bag and squeezed from hunger and fear. That is how the inspectors heard him at the airport and suspected that something was wrong. When they detained the passenger and demanded to open the bag, a weak monthly leopard cub weighing just over 1 kg was found in it ( […]

Black leopards (they are also black panthers) are so rare in Africa that they are considered almost mythical animals. In other countries in nature, they are also found only in units, and most of these animals contain (and reproduce) in zoos. This ultra-rare black leopard was captured by a British photographer, Will Burrard-Lucas, when he came to the Kenyan park of Laikipia Wilderness Camp. The photographer came to this place on purpose, since from childhood he had heard that there […]