Author Archive for Lisa

SAHM of 2 boys and founder of World Traveled Family, The World We Share and GrowingYourBaby.com. When I'm not running around after my boys, I'm looking for our next vacation spot!

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Study: Sharks Worth More For Tourism Than in Soup

Even though it is illegal in most countries, shark fin soup can easily cost upwards of $100 per bowl. In some cultures the fin is said to have many health benefits like boosting sexual potency, enhancing skin quality, increasing one’s qi or energy, preventing heart disease, and lowering cholesterol. For this reason the number of sharks who are killed for their fins around the world is staggering.

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Texan Wildlife Ranch Welcomes Twin Reticulated Giraffes

There was double the excitement earlier this month when the Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch in Texas welcomed twin Reticulated Giraffes!

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Two Brown Bears in Kosovo Rescued From Captivity

A pair of bears who have lived their life on display in captivity are now able to roam free.

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Thousands of Sharks Swimming Offshore Forces Closures of Florida Beaches

Beaches in Palm Beach, Florida, were temporarily closed earlier this week after thousands of sharks were spotted swimming near the shore.

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The Bronx Zoo Shows Off Their Newest Resident ~ An Adorable White-cheeked gibbon!

How cute is the Bronx Zoo’s newest resident – an adorable white-cheeked gibbon?

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Rare Cats Abound At The Serengeti Park in Germany

Four white lions and four white tigers were photographed climbing over each other in their compound at Serengeti Park in Hodenhagen, Germany on Wednesday.

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Twycross Zoo Debuts New Baby Gorilla!

Exciting new for keepers at the Twycross Zoo! Staff at the primate center announced today that one of their western lowland gorilla females, Ozala welcomed a baby at approximately 9.15am on Thursday, January 3.

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Polar Bears Noel and Ivan Play in Their New Enclosure at the Copenhagen Zoo!

Polar bears Noel and Ivan were photographed exploring their new enclosure at the Copenhagen Zoo. Set to open to the public on 5th February, the new facility was a gift from shipowner A.P. Moeller and wife Chastine Mc-Kinney, presidents of Moeller’s Foundation.

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Kangaroo ‘On The Hop’ At Melbourne Airport

Things got a little exciting for travellers at Tullamarine Airport in Melbourne Australia this morning after a Kangaroo was found hopping around the car park.

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Two chimpanzees hug each other to keep warm at Qingdao Zoo {Photos}

What are friends for if not to keep you warm on a cold day? Two adorable chimpanzees were photographed doing just that at the Qingdao Zoo on January 3, 2013 in Qingdao, Shandong Province of China.

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Prague Zoo Debuts Their New Baby Gorilla!

New mama Kijivu was photographed holding her nine day-old baby at the Prague Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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White Bengal Tiger Cubs Play At The Liberec Zoo

Photographers captured a trio of white tiger cubs and their mother playing in their enclosure at Liberec Zoo, Czech Republic over the weekend.