Crestview man captures video of mysterious creature in back yard (VIDEO)
CRESTVIEW — When Joshua Neel heard a noise and saw a black blur in his back yard north of town, his first thought was that it was a rogue raccoon or a house cat.But when he took a closer look, he says he almost couldn’t believe what he saw.“I was like, ‘Oh my gosh,' ” he said. “It was a really big cat ... a black panther. I think it was about 2 feet at the shoulders, but from the tip of his tail to the tip of his nose I’d guess it was between 4
Beijing man indulges in protecting leopards pushed to near extinction by humans
Living in Beijing but engaged in protecting leopards in the distant Taihang Mountains of Shanxi Province, Song Dazhao travels to and fro frequently. Over the past 10 years, the man has been devoted to the protection of the North China leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis), an endangered wild cat native to northern China.
Op-Ed: Leave Pittsburgh's animal handling law in place
In filing suit against the city of Pittsburgh to fight regulations that protect animals, the Syria Shriners are not only squandering money, they are swimming against the tide of public opinion against exploiting animals in circuses.