World’s oldest tiger species is discovered in China

World’s oldest tiger species is discovered in China   Skull and jaw from extinct jaguar-sized tiger dates back 2.16 million to 2.55 million years   By Charles Choi The oldest extinct species of tiger known yet has been discovered in China, scientists...
NJ Tiger Registry Bill Will Help Captive and Wild Tigers

NJ Tiger Registry Bill Will Help Captive and Wild Tigers

Advocates say ‘pioneering’ NJ tiger registry bill may protect animals from black market trade TRENTON, N.J. — Though only a fraction of the world’s tiger population resides in New Jersey, a lawmaker wants to make the state an international model for protecting against...

Lion cub found in sheep pen

Bloemfontein – A Free State farmer discovered an aggressive lion cub in a sheep pen after a worker called him to shoot a cat killing his sheep, the Volksblad newspaper reported on Monday. Gerhard van Rhyn from the farm Mierdam, near Dealesville, was told a...

Tiger cub separates from mother in Corbett

A tiger cub, which was separated from its mother a few days ago in the Dhikala zone of the Corbett Tiger Reserve, now has to fight it out alone. Foresters have been closely monitoring the movements of the tiger cub. Corbett officials initially believed that the cub...
Close Generic Tiger Loophole

Close Generic Tiger Loophole

Waiting on USFWS to Rescind the Generic Tiger Exemption   More than 15,000 of you responded when we asked you to contact the USFWS during their public comment period from August to October 21, 2011.  YOU spoke out and said it is time to end the generic tiger...