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Animals  (tags: Tony the Tiger, truck stop, wildlife in a cage, wildlife, free tony!!!, petitions, Tony, free him!, animal rights, animal welfare, animals, animal advocates, abuse, protection, sadness, wildlife, suffering )

- 1798 days ago -
According to the sign posted on Tony's cage, he was born in July 2000 - this month marking his 14th year. It is reported that Tony was acquired by Michael Sandlin as a 6 month old cub from a Texas breeder.
Animal Group Has Hearing Thursday Challenging Permit Allowing Tiger at Louisiana Truckstop
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, truck stop, court hearing, tonys welfare, permit )

- 2965 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
ACTION ALERT: ALDF Files Suit to Free Tony the Truck Stop Tiger ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: siberian tiger, tony, imprisoned, suffering, caged, pollution, noise, truck stop, cruelty )

- 2988 days ago -
The stench of fuel. The deafening sound of diesel engines. The neverending boredom of captivity and isolation. Such are the conditions in which Tony, a 10-year-old Siberian-Bengal tiger, has spent every day and night of the last decade at the Tiger Truck
Recent Photos of Tony The Truck Stop Tiger January 26, 2011
Animals  (tags: tiger, tony, truck stop, louisiana, pictures )

- 3053 days ago -
Please see the link for some recent pictures of Tony taken January 26, 2011. For ways to stay involved and support Tony:
ACTION ALERT: Louisiana Truck Stop With Caged Tiger Up for Permit Renewal !
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, imprisoned, caged, suffering, truck stop )

- 3118 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.
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 )

- 3144 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 )

- 3151 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 )

- 3341 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
Truck-Stop Tiger Permit Disgusting
Animals  (tags: truck stop, tiger, tony, captived, caged, suffering, laws, permit, outrage )

- 3444 days ago -
Poor Tony is kept in a too-small, barren enclosure with absolutely no enrichment. Though I am not in favor of LSU keeping a live mascot, at least Mike has a large pool and toys to provide entertainment and enrichment to his life. Tony does nothing
ACTION ALERT: Petition to Request News Update on Tony the Tiger!!
Animals  (tags: louisana, authorities, tony, siberian bengal tiger, imprisoned, suffering, advocates, truck stop )

- 3506 days ago -
This petition is asking for the news media in Louisiana, such as 2the Advocate and WBRZ and others, to please contact Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries to find out why it is taking so long for a decision to be made on the permit that would allow Tony the
ACTION ALERT: URGENT!!! PLEASE HELP TONY!!! Please Continue for Fight for His Freedom!
Animals  (tags: tonyk, truck stop, imprisoned, suffering, state permit, protests )

- 3598 days ago -
It is believed that Sandlin received a permit to keep Tony, the imprisoned suffering tiger. URGENT!!! PLEASE HELP TONY!!! PLEASE E-MAIL, FAX, AND POSTAL MAIL THE FOLLOWING CONTACTS AND ASK THEM NOT TO ISSUE SANDLIN A STATE PERMIT.
ACTION ALERT: Imprisoned Tiger Tony- How Wil His Life End?
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, authorites, parish, truck stop, caged, suffering, sanctuary )

- 3598 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
Tony The Truck Stop Tiger : Parish Veto : What Does It Mean?
Animals  (tags: Tony, tigers, truck stop, veto, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3759 days ago -
Ourso is asking the council to change the amendment to include measures that would make the Tiger Truck Stop more safe and more humane. There is no way to do either, but I am sure that if they do it at all, it will be some lip service language that does
Animals  (tags: TONY, tigers, truck stop, imprisoned, bad news, staying, heartache, heartbreak, meeting )

- 3772 days ago -
The Iberville Parish Council on a 10-1 vote Tuesday night agreed to allow a Grosse Tete truck stop owner to keep on display a caged tiger that has become the center of a controversy that has drawn worldwide attention. The move comes amid strong
Truck Stop Tiger's Fate on the Line
Animals  (tags: tigers, truck stop, town meeting, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3772 days ago -
What to do with Tony, the eight-year-old Siberian-Bengal tiger born and raised at the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, will be the main subject of tonight's Iberville Parish Council meeting. Tiger Truck Stop owner Michael Sandlin is trying to obtain a

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