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Tigress Stoned to Death on World Tiger Day

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Bengal Tigress Stoned to Death on World Tiger Day - Despite India's dwindling tiger population and the resources spent to raise awareness about tiger conservation, a tigress was killed in Chhattisgarh near the Maharashtra border, when, with better plannin

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Michele Wilkinson (106)
Sunday September 25, 2011, 4:03 am
How sad that a beautiful creature had to die in such an agonising way because of a stupid mob.

Becky S (1)
Sunday September 25, 2011, 5:42 am
They tortured the poor thing for 6 hrs??!! What kind of animals are we (people)? Wait, not even animals treat each other like this. What is wrong with people???

Barb Knight (1691)
Sunday September 25, 2011, 12:04 pm
What kind of people are THEY is the question. WE didn't torture this poor, sweet, helpless, tigress for 6 hours....but I DO agree; what is wrong with people?????? R.I.P. Princess. Thnx Asiatic noted with much sadness...

Sylvie B (42)
Sunday September 25, 2011, 1:15 pm
Saddening. Non-violent measures should have been taken.

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Monday September 26, 2011, 10:26 am

Shannon Hudgens (18)
Monday September 26, 2011, 10:54 am
Absolutely heartbreaking:-(

Sally M (72)
Monday September 26, 2011, 10:58 am
Pain and fear and horror! Who ARE these people that they are capable of such nightmares? I always thought India had better animal sense than most countries....what is the human race coming to that this could have happened in the 21st century? Absolutely horrifying and sick!! The poor poor tigress who had to endure such brutality.....and what a magnificent animal who only wanted to live her life!
And then I think of the baby harp seals, the bears in cages for bear bile, the millions of dogs and cats and monkeys and bunnies being used in labs....the wild mustangs being herded to their deaths, the magnificent wolves gunned down, and hunted animals and caged animals, the pets being eaten in asia, the bulls tortured in fights,,.........and on and on and depressing is the human race, and how sick and cruel we can be as a species.
When will this all change???????

Diana P (12)
Monday September 26, 2011, 10:59 am
this is so sad. More awareness is needed. There are so few tigers left in this world and this was a female that could have helped the population growth. :-(

rosa M (56)
Monday September 26, 2011, 11:08 am
What a very sad and disturbing thing to happen to any living thing.
How could they be happy doing this horrid stuff to anything!!!!!!!!!
Goes to show how bad mob mentality can be for everyone and everything.
It's sad that these disturbed people will not pay for what they did to the tigress.


Sara P. (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 11:27 am
:( What is wrong with the world? :(

Majvi Traff (4)
Monday September 26, 2011, 11:52 am
Poor tigress
The world was to cruel for her.

Ana Cruz (22)
Monday September 26, 2011, 12:26 pm
This is absolutely heartbreaking! What torture this poor tigress suffered at the hands of this miserable mob of hoodlums! And then they celebrated?! They should be stoned themselves!

Terry V (22)
Monday September 26, 2011, 12:42 pm
What do you want they are all stupid and live in a jungle. Yes I said it and if the shoe fits wear it !!!!!!!!!!!!

Lori Udenberg (3)
Monday September 26, 2011, 12:46 pm
Six hours !!!!! they should be stoned for six hours.This poor tiger was just trying to survive by taking the livestock since all places she hunted has been destroyed by these people.She probably only attacked because she had been tormented by the same morons that stoned her.

Kay M (347)
Monday September 26, 2011, 12:48 pm

Kathy N (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 1:22 pm
I hope that mob burns in hell. GOD created these beautiful creatures and loved them or he wouldn't have built an ark. To make something suffer that long and to have hurt like she did. I would rather be around animals than most people. That is so sad. It breaks my heart.

Patricia F (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 1:56 pm
It is hard to imagine people so uncivilized that they would participate in and cheer the cruel, tortuous death of such a majestic creature. The animal was just following its instincts - there was no malice, unlike the people who ended her life. The government should have severe punishments for people who commit these atrocities. .I guess you would expect that from people who condone setting women on fire for "family honoe".

Lisa N (208)
Monday September 26, 2011, 2:09 pm
I have no words for this horror! Ignorance & evil befallen on this amazingly beautiful & innocent creature. :(((((

Jaycee B (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 2:37 pm
This makes me feel sick. Sure, eating cattle and hurting people are definitely not good at all, but the animal could have easily been tranquilized and moved to another location, or even into a zoo or sanctuary. 6 hours? Seriously?! I thought humans were no longer barbaric enough to do something like this.

Ana Fontan (16)
Monday September 26, 2011, 2:40 pm
Noted with horror for nobody could stop this tigress from suffering such brutal and unncessary death!

Tucker T (44)
Monday September 26, 2011, 3:11 pm





michelle t (41)
Monday September 26, 2011, 3:19 pm
Poor tigress.How revolting cruel and barbaric.Would love to do the same to these uneducated animal murdering bastards

Karen B (8)
Monday September 26, 2011, 3:33 pm

Kate Kenner (215)
Monday September 26, 2011, 4:01 pm
Is it any wonder why I have so little respect for most of the human species? Every day I feel anger and hatred because of the things that happen due to ignorance and lack of caring. I can not tell you what a toll it takes on my life knowing that these things go on everywhere. People are afraid of animals and yet we are animals also except we really are dangerous and too often cruel. I did not read the article, the headline was enough for me. I feel only anger and depression because of things like this. I know there are so many people on this site who care yet we are always swimming upstream and there are never enough of us. What a horrid thing to happen to this tigress who had no idea why she was being attacked by the scum who did this to her. I don't know if there is enough bad karma for people like them. I am often glad I don't have a gun because of the anger I feel towards people.

Nelson Baker (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 4:23 pm
Stupid people, May they all go to Hell.

Linda P (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 4:34 pm
How horrible to have done this to this tigress. Makes me sick.

Liz NO FWDS G (71)
Monday September 26, 2011, 4:58 pm
Noted with tears in my eyes,just heartbreaking to think of this beautiful tigress's brutal death at the hands of EVIL HUMANS!!! How she must have suffered,i can't bear to think of the way she died,horrific! These people have taken the animals homes and land so what are they to do,Tigers and wild animals have to eat just like the rest of us,humans kill millions of animals for food and are they stoned to death,NO.So what gives us humans the right to kill poor defenceless animals who are doing what comes naturally to them in finding food.Very upsetting and to think we are suppose to be saving the beautiful Tiger from extinction!!! The more i know about the human race the more i love all animals,it angers me what humans are capable of!!!!!!!! Well said Sally M and Kate Kenner,i feel the same as you do.R.I.P BEAUTIFUL TIGRESS,you can never ever be hurt again,always in my heart,bless you.Thank you.Liz Xx

Kathy A (1)
Monday September 26, 2011, 4:58 pm
The same should be done to these ignorant people, but what else should we expect from such ignorant people. They are the real animals and should be stoned. Let the punishment fit the crime, i hope god takes vengence on them! God bless these poor animals who fall victim to stupid ignorant people with no heart or compassion. I hope they get what they deserve..... Makes me sad.

Shirley S (0)
Monday September 26, 2011, 4:58 pm
NEANDERTHALS. Very sad commentary on these people and this nation -
this is the nation tha mahatma gandhi came from. His people have not followed his teachings of non-violence.India is very violent with animals of all kinds. How sad, how sad.

Phyllis P (237)
Monday September 26, 2011, 5:09 pm
Good Lord!!!

Jim Phillips (3257)
Monday September 26, 2011, 5:26 pm
"The villagers of Aamgaon Bagrutola pounded a tigress for six hours and, when the bloodied animal collapsed in a heap, let out a delirious cry."

Stoning an animal to death is barbaric as is stoning a human being as it is done in other parts of
the world. Disgusting behavior on the part of these paople.

The tiger should have been tranquilized and moved to another location.TY. Asiatic.

Janet R (38)
Monday September 26, 2011, 6:56 pm
Fricking crazy people. I wish someone would stone them to death. Disgusting POS, excuses for humans.

Gloria H (88)
Monday September 26, 2011, 7:42 pm
six hours of ongoing torture. I hope she got a chance to sink a tooth in a couple of them. Same mentality with setting uppity wives on fire. May Kali have fast and harsh revenge on these cowards! Karma happens and it sure wont be good.

Catherine Turley (192)
Monday September 26, 2011, 7:50 pm
and where are the people who care? if i heard that someone was going to stone any animal in my town, i'd be there ready to tackle people.

Valerie H (133)
Monday September 26, 2011, 8:07 pm
These are simply...pathetic horrible bastards.....

My heart breaks for this poor tiger.....

Donna Hamilton (159)
Monday September 26, 2011, 11:39 pm
Sickening. May the mob all meet the same fate.

Danuta W (1251)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 1:50 am
thanks for posting.

Vera T (2)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 3:40 am
I don't think a day goes by without depressing news of animal cruelty and those are the stories that are published - I just don't understand the psyche of people who are so barbaric and who lack compassion for beautiful creatures who are supposed to live on this planet with us, but some populaces are hell bent on eradicating them.

Muriel Servaege (53)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 5:08 am
What a shame! They are still living in the Middle Ages! When will they understand how beautiful and precious their tigers are?

Cecilia Bowerman (183)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 5:37 am
Day after day I read these terrible storys, why are we so ignorant? very sad

Shirley H (49)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 6:57 am
Beyond Horrible.!!!!
Shirley H.

Robyn M (123)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 7:52 am
This is beyond disturbing!!!

Ruth C (87)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 8:36 am
Total cruelty, what would Mahatma Karamchand Gandhi say if he was there, he should be rolling around in his grave over this!!

Lynda Traylor (3)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 8:56 am
This is a sad time we are living in. People are getting worse instead of better. This is something that you could imagine happening back in the dark ages, not today. We need more protection for this beautiful animals. Such a waste.

Pamela K (13)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 9:33 am
So sad and so despicable that humans nowdays can still feel "victorious" over a helpless animal. To be truely "human" is to rise above such things and view our "lesser" creatures with compasion rather than hate and vengence.

Yvonne F (181)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 10:05 am
Are they celebrating the tigers by stoning them to death?????? How insane is that! What is wrong with this world????

Yvonne F (181)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 10:07 am
Are they celebrating the tigers by stoning a tiger to death? Outrageous!

Lynn T (0)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 11:35 am
sad.. so sad

Nicole Walker (0)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 2:32 pm
that poor tiger , how i wish we could do stuff like this to the people who did it to her

Bonnie B (103)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 6:18 pm
How very sad. The push of human population on tiger habitat gives the tigers no where else to go and things like this happen. Birth control for all!

Alcataz L (0)
Tuesday September 27, 2011, 8:20 pm
Horrible! poor tiger and ignorant people! This should not be allowed killing of our animals. The villagers should be charge for killing this tiger. They should not taken matter into their hands, they were on the tigers habitat. So is the humans that are a problem not the tigers. Learn to live with them or move!!!! You guys will live with hes death, what kind of humana are you guys! heartless.......

Gwen Hillman (11)
Wednesday September 28, 2011, 1:35 am
It wouldn't take any restraint on my part to put a bullet in these pricks' heads !!!!! F*****G savages. We cannot call them animals, because that is an insult to the beauty that is an animal !!!! RIP beautiful girl !!

Klaus Peters (14)
Wednesday September 28, 2011, 5:55 am
I cannot believe how ignorant and sick in the head those bastards are. To torture that beautiful tigress for 6 hours for fun, that is criminal and unforgivable!!!! Cowards. Castrate the lot of them, that will give tigers more living space. Blame also goes to the authorities for doing nothing at all to protect the tigers, they just sit on their fat arses. SHAME INDIA!!!!!!

M B (62)
Wednesday September 28, 2011, 11:58 am
I don't have words for this. It's heartbreaking. I never thought this was possible in India.
They have holy cows but torture a tiger ?!?

David K (0)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 2:48 am
Obviously the Indian government and their Forest service needs to do a lot more education. It's understandable that ignorant villagers who have lost stock want the tigress dead, and do not possess any equipment more lethal than stone throwing ability. Some positive action should have been taken to have avoided an endangered species of animal being tortured to death.

Angela Weber (27)
Friday October 7, 2011, 9:53 pm
These people are !@#$%^& SAVAGES! I hope they will be stoned to death for 6 torturous hours. SICKENING! There are TOO MANY people on the planet. I am grateful everyday that I have not added to the population and will leave no one behind when I pass. No one else to be a parasite on this once amazing Eden - jewel in the Universe.

Dianne D (490)
Friday October 14, 2011, 3:37 pm
This breaks my heart. I pray that these people have very short misble lives on this earth and then go to hell where they have to relive the pain they have caused these animals. I hate people. We need to reduce the human population.

Dianne D (490)
Friday October 14, 2011, 3:38 pm
Remove ALL tigers from this country. They do not deserve beauty.
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