Sumatran tiger sperm bank

Sumatran tiger sperm bank Wahyoe Boediwardhana, The Jakarta Post, Bogor, West Java  Sat, December 15 2012, 3:40 PM   Deadly look: Ara, 17-year-old female Sumatran tiger, sits in her enclosure at Taman Safari Indonesia (TSI) conservation park in Cisarua, Bogor....

Expert warns of tiger population on brink

    Somphot Duangchantrasiri, head of the Khao Nang Rum wildlife research station, which runs a camera trapping project in Petchaburi’s Kaeng Krachan National Park, said his team had found the tiger population in the park was on the decline.   In...

LIFE OF PI ASIDE TIGERS FACE THREAT

  Oscar-winning director Ang Lee’s new epic “Life of Pi” showcases the relationship between a teenage Indian boy and a Bengal tiger. But in reality, the predators are under increasing threat from humans. Poaching remains a tremendous danger for...
Today at Big Cat Rescue Dec 7 2012

Today at Big Cat Rescue Dec 7 2012

Canyon Sandcat Goes to the Vet   Canyon Sandcat was reported to have an ingrown nail and was limping so he went in for an exam by Dr Wynn this morning. Turned out that it’s nothing big, just a little stiff in left arm, so he is on pain killer /...

US Leads the World in Exterminating Endangered Species

Extinction Rates Are Biased And Much Worse Than You Thought Today, passenger pigeons’ habitat consists of a few museum display cases around the U.S. Photo: edenpictures Human activity—mostly habitat destruction and overhunting—has obliterated nearly 900 species over...