New Jersey Researchers Examine Whale Found Dead In New York HarborRepresentatives from the Marine Mammal Stranding Center in Brigantine, N.J. were in Jersey City on Wednesday, conducting a necropsy on the finback that weighs 55 to 60 tons.
Central Park Zoo Polar Bear Gus Dies At 27Gus lived a long life by polar bear standards. Male polar bears in zoos have a median life expectancy of less than 21 years, according to the WCS.
Necropsy Planned To Determine How Carriage Horse Died; Animal Cruelty Debate ResurfacesA white horse collapsed and died Sunday around 9:30 a.m. as it trotted toward Central Park, according to the ASPCA.
Large Whale Washes Ashore In Atlantic Beach, Long Island; Likely Hit By Passing ShipA finback whale that washed up dead on a New York beach likely was killed when it was hit by a passing ship.