As long as ignorant people will pay to see big cats in cages, exploiters will breed them for that purpose.
BHOPAL: One of the poachers, who killed a tiger in Umaria, close to the Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve two days ago, took away one of its limb for cooking. The accused, Bhola, reportedly butchered one of the limbs of the tiger and took it away, telling his fellow poachers that […]
Rare Sumatran tiger’s aircraft death probed The exact circumstances of the tiger’s death are not clear Indonesian officials are investigating why one of the world’s rarest tigers died during attempts to transport it to a wildlife sanctuary. The Sumatran tiger was supposed to have been taken from Banda Aceh on […]
During the month of August, APHIS filed administrative complaints alleging that the following persons violated the AWA or HPA: AWA Docket No. 12-0586; Cash Wiley d/b/a Wiley Exotics and Sharkarosa Exotics; Eric Drogosch. AWA Docket No. 12-0536; Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc. AWA Docket No. 12-0538; James Woudenberg d/b/a R&R Research. […]
An inbred white tiger cub plays with its mother Surya Bara at a zoo in the city of Liberec, Czech Republic, Monday, Sept. 3, 2012. It’s one of triplets that were born in July. (Petr David Josek, AP) http://www.timesunion.com/news/slideshow/White-tigers-48446.php Note: All white tigers are the result of inbreeding.