Category: Animals

Cops find 38 cats – 16 dead, 22 starving and neglected – in Usti nad Labem flat rented by woman who worked with local cat-rescue organization; cops treating case as animal cruelty (Nova) *edited* [Social Media Post] 0

Cops find 38 cats – 16 dead, 22 starving and neglected – in Usti nad Labem flat rented by woman who worked with local cat-rescue organization; cops treating case as animal cruelty (Nova) *edited* [Social Media Post]

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In first Czech case of its kind, Prague municipal court upholds prison sentences of 30 months and two years for Malaysian man and woman caught smuggling 70,000 critically endangered baby European eels out of Czech Republic; eels in those quantities would sell for millions of crowns on black market in Asia, where they’re considered a delicacy (Novinky) [Social Media Post] 0

In first Czech case of its kind, Prague municipal court upholds prison sentences of 30 months and two years for Malaysian man and woman caught smuggling 70,000 critically endangered baby European eels out of Czech Republic; eels in those quantities would sell for millions of crowns on black market in Asia, where they’re considered a delicacy (Novinky) [Social Media Post]

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Photo: Runaway camel walking down road in snowy conditions, between Bedrichov and Hrabetice, Liberec Region; escaped animal was recaptured shortly afterwards and returned to zoo in nearby Janov nad Nisou (Novinky) [Social Media Post] 0

Photo: Runaway camel walking down road in snowy conditions, between Bedrichov and Hrabetice, Liberec Region; escaped animal was recaptured shortly afterwards and returned to zoo in nearby Janov nad Nisou (Novinky) [Social Media Post]

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Pardubice-area family desperately seeking Monty, their missing pet lynx, who they lost in woods near Radostin, Vysocina Region; Monty was last seen on 27 October, near village of Slavetin, around 20 kilometres further east (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Pardubice-area family desperately seeking Monty, their missing pet lynx, who they lost in woods near Radostin, Vysocina Region; Monty was last seen on 27 October, near village of Slavetin, around 20 kilometres further east (Denik.cz) [Social Media Post]

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German cops investigating reports that escaped tiger is loose in Sumava/Bohmerwald area, 20 kilometres from Czech border crossing in Zelezna Ruda, Plzen Region; travelling circus in town of Zwiesel one possible explanation (Denik.cz) *corrected* [Social Media Post] 0

German cops investigating reports that escaped tiger is loose in Sumava/Bohmerwald area, 20 kilometres from Czech border crossing in Zelezna Ruda, Plzen Region; travelling circus in town of Zwiesel one possible explanation (Denik.cz) *corrected* [Social Media Post]

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Video: Brno cops catch “Hugis”, an emu that’s been on the run for a week, in the garden of a local primary school; owner facing possible fine for allowing bird to escape (Tydenik Policie) [Social Media Post] 0

Video: Brno cops catch “Hugis”, an emu that’s been on the run for a week, in the garden of a local primary school; owner facing possible fine for allowing bird to escape (Tydenik Policie) [Social Media Post]

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“Big cat” spotted near Jablonec nad Nisou, Liberec Region; City of Jablonec warns residents not to enter Prosecky hreben woods; unconfirmed reports say it’s a puma (Liberecka Drbna) [Social Media Post] 0

“Big cat” spotted near Jablonec nad Nisou, Liberec Region; City of Jablonec warns residents not to enter Prosecky hreben woods; unconfirmed reports say it’s a puma (Liberecka Drbna) [Social Media Post]

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Ungrateful fox bites firefighter who helped rescue it from underground rainwater tank on Hulkova street, Prague 9-Letnany (Nova) *edited* [Social Media Post] 0

Ungrateful fox bites firefighter who helped rescue it from underground rainwater tank on Hulkova street, Prague 9-Letnany (Nova) *edited* [Social Media Post]

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Swarm of hornets stings 25 people in Prague-Lysolaje; seven hospitalized, three with severe allergic reactions (Nova) [Social Media Post] 0

Swarm of hornets stings 25 people in Prague-Lysolaje; seven hospitalized, three with severe allergic reactions (Nova) [Social Media Post]

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Brno cops carry out street-by-street search after snake-owner tells vet that four of his green mambas have escaped; man returns to clinic later that day to let them know his pets were at home all along (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Brno cops carry out street-by-street search after snake-owner tells vet that four of his green mambas have escaped; man returns to clinic later that day to let them know his pets were at home all along (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post]

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