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Orissa zoo launches special summer menu for animals

May 16th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 16 (IANS) Authorities in Orissa's Nandankanan Zoo have introduced a special summer menu to protect animals from the heat wave with the mercury crossing 45 degrees Celsius in ... Read more...

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The world’s longest snake - Fluffy dies

October 28th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ohio, Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Fluffy”, the highly famous 24-foot python at the Ohio Zoo has died at the age of 18 years.The animal died on Tuesday and a statement was released ... Read more...

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Rare python rescued in Hooghly district

January 16th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Hooghly (West Bengal), Jan 16 (ANI): A rare endangered reticulated python, rescued recently, is being treated by an NGO in Hooghly district.People, who were trying to catch fish, caught the python, ... Read more...

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Five giant invasive snakes pose high risks to ecosystems in US

October 14th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 14 (ANI): A US Geological Survey (USGS) report has determined that five giant non-native snake species would pose high risks to the health of ecosystems in the United States should ... Read more...

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Orissa zoo takes measures to beat the heat

April 15th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneswar, April 15 (IANS) Orissa's Nandankanan Zoo has taken several measures like providing cold water and even a special summer menu to its captive animals to protect them from the heat wave ... Read more...

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