KANPUR ZOO

  • Guddu, India's longest surviving tiger dies at 26 at Kanpur Zoo January 16, 2014

    The oldest tiger living in a captive environment, 26yearold Guddu, died at the Kanpur zoo in Uttar Pradesh late Wednesday night, officials said. The death of the royal Bengal tiger came as a shock to the Kanpur zoo management, which was planning to seek Guddu's entry in the Guinness World Records,...
  • Kanpur: Stray dogs enter zoo, kill 31 of 38 blackbucks January 21, 2013

    Kanpur: In what can be clearly termed as gross negligence on part of the Kanpur zoo authorities, around 31 blackbucks were killed by stray dogs on Sunday. It was not known how the dogs managed to enter the zoo. The authorities claimed they were investigating the incident. While only seven...