Stories

Five Endangered Animal Species of India

India is known for its lush green vegetation and biodiversity. But in the last few decades Just like the other countries India has also lost vegetation...

Romulus Whitaker and his Crocodile bank

The Crocodile Bank currently consists of a large reptile park near Chennai. This zoo sees close to half a million visitors per year making it one of the most popular tourist attractions along the famous East...

Daphne Sheldrick, Mother of 'Orphan Elephants' breathes her last...

Wildlife conservationist and expert in animal husbandry Mrs Dame Daphne Marjorie Sheldrick has passed away...

Tushar a dear friend of the mighty Giraffe.

Tushar Kulkarni is a commerce graduate from Mumbai University (graduated in 1996) and has worked for about 10 years in corporate sector in sales & marketing and customer services. He shared the story of his research on the mighty Giraffe with Little Planet Foundation. Wildlife or Zoology was not Tushar's area of study...

How I became part of the Elephant Family?

This article is based on my experience of what started out as a photo project of elephants in captive and the wild, turned out into the discovery and successful application of an innovative man-elephant communication in...

Sudan; Last Male Northern White Rhino is no more

Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhino, has died at age 45. Only two of the subspecies remain, both...

The Butterfly Man from Mangalore

Butterfly watching is slowly becoming a popular hobby in India. There are many inspiring personalities in our country that have triggered this...

Why I started the Animal Orphanage ?

During my childhood my mom would take me to the Jijamata Udyan Zoo in Mumbai often. This was my first interaction with animals and birds.. it was a very fascinating experience for me. I was brought up in Mumbai and I shifted to Manipur a few years back which is located in the North...

Inspiring Journey of Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall is the world's preeminent expert in chimpanzees. From earliest childhood, she was fascinated by animals and the Africa she discovered in the storybooks of Tarzan and Dr. Doolittle. Jane Goodall was first introduced to chimpanzees when she was a baby. Her father presented her with a toy chimpanzee when she was...

Interview Mr. Bittu Sahgal, Sr. Editor (Sanctuary Asia)

Bittu Sahgal, an environmental...

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