Live furry bunnies and fuzzy chicks are hard to resist. Lots of people like to get them as pets for Easter. But if you take one home, you will need proper things to care for them, experts tell us. Because if you don’t, these animals will be sad their whole lives and could die painful deaths.
Ming is a white bunny with brown ears and nose, who is very lucky to be taken in by the Colorado House Rabbit Society. He is one of the 168 rabbits rescued by Nancy LaRoche, who is the owner of the shelter in Broomfield.
The Denver Zoo recently introduced four new ‘cubs’ to their Predator Ridge exhibit. Born on May 17 2015, the four brothers Kito (meaning jewel), Bahati (meaning lucky), Usiku (meaning night), and Jasiri (meaning adventurous) have caused newfound excitement to sprout within the zoo. “They're kind of like the second generation of Predator Ridge,” Hollie Colahan, Vice President of Animal Care says, “The cats that we opened this exhibit with over ten years ago are gone and now we have this new group.”
This article shows what the Denver Zoo and Rocky Mountain Wild is doing to make the public more aware about Pika in and around Colorado. Pika are becoming less and less prominent and these programs are trying to figure out why?