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Animal Group Has Hearing Thursday Challenging Permit Allowing Tiger at Louisiana Truckstop
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, truck stop, court hearing, tonys welfare, permit )

- 1667 days ago -
The question of whether a truck stop owner west of Baton Rouge has a legal permit for a caged tiger is before a state judge. The Animal League Defense Fund and former state Rep. Warren Triche Jr. sued Louisiana wildlife officials in April, saying they
WWF: Nepal Translocates First Wild Tiger to New Home
Animals  (tags: animals, tiger, indian wild tigers, bengal tiger, big cats, india, WWF, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, AnimalWelfare )

- 1769 days ago -
A wild tiger fitted with satellite-collar was successfully translocated from Nepal's Chitwan National Park to Bardia National Park for the first time today, according to World Wildlife Fund. The translocation was led by the Government of Nepal
The Incredible Shrinking Bengal Tiger
Animals  (tags: Bengal Tiger, India, animals, tigers )

- 1814 days ago -
India's endangered Bengal tiger is dwindling not only in numbers, but also in stature, according to a recent survey that suggests the famed big cats are getting physically smaller.
ACTION ALERT: Louisiana Truck Stop With Caged Tiger Up for Permit Renewal !
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, imprisoned, caged, suffering, truck stop )

- 1820 days ago -
A 24-hour truck stop located in Grosse Tete, La. featuring a confined 10-year-old Bengal/Siberian-mix tiger--nearly its entire life--will have its permit to keep the animal reviewed by the Louisiana Wildlife Commission on Dec. 2.
Petition Filed to Prevent the Renewal of Permit for Tiger Kept in Inhumane Conditions at Truck Stop
Animals  (tags: tiger truck stop, bengal tiger, tony, imprisoned, louisiana department, animal defense league, petition, free tony, sanctuary )

- 1831 days ago -
This morning, the national non-profit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) filed a petition with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, requesting that they revoke, and deny renewal of, the permit allowing Michael Sandlin to exhibit a male
ACTION ALERT: Tony Has Been Kidnapped and Abused So Why Won't Louisiana Help Set Him Free? Will You?
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, truck stop, lousiana, suffering, imprisoned, authorities, sanctuary offer )

- 1846 days ago -
Between the heat, the cement-floored cage, the noise, bright lights and diesel fumes, Tony the tiger's life at Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisiana, is everything that's wrong with allowing people to keep exotic animals in captivity. Carole Baskin,
A Chance to Free the Real Tony the Tiger From His Box - PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, imprisioned, suffering, truck stop, advocates, freedom, sanctuary, welfare )

- 1853 days ago -
Between the heat, the cement-floored cage, the noise, bright lights and diesel fumes, Tony the tiger's life at Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisiana, is everything that's wrong with allowing people to keep exotic animals in captivity.
ACTION ALERT: Tony the Tiger of Kelloggs Should Be An Advocate for His Brother Tony at Tiger Truck Stop !!!
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, caged, imprisoned, truck stop, wild animals, sanctuary, children )

- 2044 days ago -
Tony is a nine year old Siberian/Bengal tiger who has lived his whole life at a truck stop in Grosse Tete Louisiana. His home is one of concrete and steel, amid the deafening noise and noxious fumes of cars and trucks 24 hours a day. It is angering as
ACTION ALERT: Imprisoned Tiger Tony- How Wil His Life End?
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, authorites, parish, truck stop, caged, suffering, sanctuary )

- 2301 days ago -
There is a truck stop in a small town called Grosse Tete, on I-10 near Baton Rouge, Louisiana, which uses a live tiger as a gimmick to try and get passing motorists to stop. The tiger is living in very bad conditions and animal welfare groups want it to
Memphis Zookeeper OK After Tiger Bites Him in Leg
Animals  (tags: animals, bengal tiger, bitten, memphis, memphis zoo, cats, endangered, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, conservation )

- 2377 days ago -
A spokesman for the Memphis Zoo says zookeeper is in stable condition after being bitten in the leg by a Bengal tiger. The 3-year-old tiger bit the man in the lower calf on Sunday morning. The attack came before visitors were in the park in a secure area.
Your Morning Adorable: Tigers and...Dolphins, Oh My
Animals  (tags: bengal tiger, bottlenose dolphins, bonding, friendship, daily walk )

- 2455 days ago -
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom staff recently made an introduction that would never have taken place in the wild. Akaasha, a 6-month-old female Bengal tiger, is taken on a daily walk around the park. On Thursday, her stroll took her past the bottlenose
Rescued Tiger Is Happy, Well-Fed
Animals  (tags: rescued tiger, bengal tiger, malnourished, imprisoned, humane society, recovering, health improving, sanctuary )

- 2455 days ago -
The tiger rescued by the Humane Society of North Texas is doing better. Workers at the shelter on East Lancaster Avenue in Fort Worth said Hamilton is a different cat than three weeks ago when they rescued him from Hamilton County, west of Waco. The
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, imprisoned, caged, protest, animal advocates, rehome, sanctuary, freedom, humane )

- 2543 days ago -
Alert: Tiger Truck Stop is not a HOME for a tiger, a sanctuary is a HOME. Support Tony the tiger LEAVING the Tiger Truck Stop and going to a HUMANE Sanctuary by signing petition. Endangered tiger named Tony at "Tiger Truck Stop"
VICTORY!!! Truck Stop Ordered to Move Tiger
Animals  (tags: truck stop, tony, bengal tiger, caged, imprisoned, animal welfare, authorities, moving )

- 2562 days ago -
State wildlife officials have given the owner of Tiger Truck Stop 30 days to remove a live tiger from the premises, cheering animal welfare activists who have fought for years to close the exhibit. But the truck stop's owner, Michael Sandlin, said

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