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China Is Breeding Tigers Like Cattle, and ItâEUR(TM)s a Billion Dollar Industry
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, tigers, farming, China )

Cher
- 17 hours ago - greenerideal.com
ItâEUR(TM)s estimated that between 5,000 to 6,000 tigers are being farmed in China. Their bones are steeped in alcohol to make tiger bone wine, their skins are turned into rugs for ChinaâEUR(TM)s richest citizens, and their meat is sold for food.
Learning From Animal Friendships
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, cute animal video, goodnews, animals, wildlife, pets, dogs, cats, tigers )

Glenn
- 3 days ago - nytimes.com
I guess it just goes to show that there is no such thing as a natural enemy.
Four Tigers Shifted to Rescue Centre
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, relocated )

Cher
- 4 days ago - thehindu.com
Four tigers âEUR" two rescued/captured in the wild and two born in captivity âEUR" have been shifted to the conservation, rescue and rehabilitation centre set up by the Mysore zoo at Koorgalli on the outskirts of the city.
From Orphaned, Frostbitten Cub To Fearless 'Tiger Princess'
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, tigers, Success )

Cher
- 4 days ago - thewildlife.wbur.org
From the success story of an orphaned tiger cub in the Russian Far EastâEUR"a possible model for tiger conservation everywhere
Undercover Investigations Reveal Cruelty Behind Tiger Cub Attractions in the U.S.
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, suffering, cubs, attractions, suffering )

Cher
- 9 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Have you ever come across a zoo or tourist attraction that features the chance to interact with tiger cubs and take pictures? These facilities often boast their ability to domesticate these otherwise wild beasts, and they claim to be solely focused
Can Tigers Claw Their Way Back From the Brink?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, tigers, endangered, 30% increase )

Cher
- 11 days ago - cnn.com
Wild tigers in India appear to be staging a comeback in the battle against extinction, with the country's Environment Minister announcing a 30% increase in the endangered species' population since 2011.
India Lost 66 Wild Tigers in 2014
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, killed, wildlife, suffering, India, endangered, extinction )

Cher
- 13 days ago - udaipurkiran.com
Sixty-six wild tiger deaths were reported in the country in 2014. Two tiger deaths occurred on the last day of the year. It was the only day in 2014 when two wild tiger deaths were reported.
China Can't Get Enough of Black Market Tiger Bone Wine
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, suffering, extinction, tiger bone wine )

Cher
- 13 days ago - munchies.vice.com
In spite of global efforts to tamp down on the illegal poaching of endangered wild tigers for use in these bone wines, Chinese thirst for the beverage continues apace and, in fact, has recently been revived by a reinvigorated tiger farming industry
Chinese Businessman Is Jailed for 13 Years for Hiring Poachers to Kill Tigers So He Could Eat Their Penises
Offbeat  (tags: Chinese, businessman, tigers, penis, jailed, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 32 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A wealthy Chinese businessman has been jailed for 13 years for hiring poachers to kill three tigers so he could eat their penises and drink their blood.
Wealthy Businessman Sentenced To 13 Years In Jail For Eating Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, news, animals, tigers, killed, eaten )

JeanisAWA
- 32 days ago - thedodo.com
A wealthy Chinese real estate developer, identified by his surname Xu, has been sentenced to 13 years in prison by a court in China's southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region for purchasing and eating tigers --
Rescued Tigers Get New Lease on Life at Premier Big Cat Sanctuary in North Texas
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, rescued )

Cher
- 100 days ago - dallas.culturemap.com
Four tigers rescued from horribly inhumane conditions have been given a new lease on life at a spacious new habitat at Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch, a sanctuary in Murchison, Texas, about 90 miles east of Dallas.
Global Wild Tiger Population to Be Counted By 2016
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, census )

Cher
- 106 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Experts say that although the tiger population is thought to have remained stable over the last four years, a lack of accurate numbers is hindering effective policies.
New Royal Bengal Tiger Project in India Launched
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers )

Cher
- 106 days ago - theepochtimes.com
India is one of last remaining abodes of the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger. Only 1706 of this big cat survive in India which means there is just one tiger for every 7, 62,016 people. However, the growing human population has also increased the constant
Success Seen for Tigers in Transboundary Landscape
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers )

Cher
- 107 days ago - worldwildlife.org
Nepal and India share in amazing results in new tiger report
Four Tiger Cubs Spotted in Sanjay Gandhi Tiger Reserve
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, cubs )

Cher
- 107 days ago - business-standard.com
A tiger (P-212), which strayed from the Panna Tiger Reserve, was rehabilitated in this reserve and it is believed that these cubs were born after it mated with a tigress already in the reserve, the release said.
 

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