Baby elephant dies suddenly, just before 2nd birthday

This photo, provided by the Rosamond Gifford Zoo, shows elephant calf, Ajay, with his big brother, Batu, age 5, in Syracuse, N.Y. The Rosamond Gifford Zoo announced the death of Ajay, an Asian elephant calf, on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020. He died from Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes Virus, which poses a high risk to young elephants. […]

Famous fish that ate all his friends gets cheered up by 16th birthday party

A grumpy-faced grouper named Mikko in a Finland aquarium was more down-in-the-mouth than usual, after the facility temporarily closed to the public due to the coronavirus pandemic. So the aquarium’s staff threw him a birthday party.  Mikko missed seeing human visitors at the Sea Life Helsinki’s Sea Lab ocean laboratory, because he had no fish […]