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Why Have Tigers Been Feared and Revered Throughout History?


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 124 days ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
Throughout human history, the diverse peoples who populated the vast Asian continent have had one thing in common: They feared and revered the tiger. Throughout this cat's range, their stealthy, illusory habits--suddenly appearing and disappearing in



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Sara P. (56)
Friday April 18, 2014, 7:40 am
Oh well, with the restul that we are having, I think that more then reverd, the humans kill them :(
 

Ted W. (147)
Friday April 18, 2014, 8:32 am
Noted! read! Thank you Cher for this informative article! :)
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Friday April 18, 2014, 10:34 am
Noted with thanks Cher. This magnificent animal is the reigning predator across its range, huge, muscular, possessing fearsome teeth and claws and a roar that resounds for miles. Tigers radiate power. They inspire awe. So many countries have their own thoughts and myths about tigers.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Friday April 18, 2014, 11:18 am
A lot of the title was answere by the author. Why wouldn't, starting from ancient cultures see an animall as beautiful as the tiger as something special?
 

Kathleen R. (203)
Friday April 18, 2014, 12:30 pm
Excellent article, actually the who section of Watching Cats is fantastic. Thank you so much for this info Cher.
 

Kathleen R. (203)
Friday April 18, 2014, 12:32 pm
Darn, it's called CAT WATCH not Watching Cats. Recommended reading for everyone.
 

June Bostock (46)
Friday April 18, 2014, 2:39 pm
Noted. Thanks.
 

SJ J. (116)
Friday April 18, 2014, 6:24 pm
Now, they fear human, I think. Noted, thanks
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Friday April 18, 2014, 8:59 pm
Noted. Thanks, Cher.
 

Sylvie A. (141)
Saturday April 19, 2014, 3:41 am
Très intéressant. Merci du partage.
 

Ruth S. (307)
Sunday April 20, 2014, 8:53 am
Tigers are the way God made them!
 
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