A tiger’s life at Lahore Zoo

https://youtu.be/cC37AHXHclc What if you had to spend your entire life in a cage? What if you had to spend your entire life in a cage? Spend half an hour with a tiger at Lahore Zoo and you might get an idea of life in captivity. Earlier this year, we filmed a tiger displaying classic signs […]

Plight of the Pachyderm

By Mahera Omar Kaavan, the lone wild-caught Asian elephant in captivity at Islamabad Zoo since 30 years. The Pakistani government wants 10 African elephants from Namibia, a small country in the south of Africa. Their application is being considered for a decision, as confirmed to The Namibian by Romeo Muyunda, spokesperson for the Namibian Ministry […]

Meeting with Karachi Administrator about Zoo Management

On Thursday, December 1, 2011, the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation called a meeting with relevant stakeholders to discuss the setting up of a management committee for the Karachi Zoo to oversee its policy matters. The need for a public-private partnership was stressed in order to improve conditions for the animals at the zoo. The meeting minutes […]