Today at Big Cat Rescue July 6 2013

Today at Big Cat Rescue July 6 2013

Interpol Focuses on Asian Big Cats   NEW DELHI, India – Enhancing techniques for investigating crimes against wild tigers and other Asian ‘big cats’was the focus of an INTERPOL meeting in India attended by some 30 senior law enforcement officers. The...

Today at Big Cat Rescue Mar 1 2013

A NEW PHILOSOPHY FOR CONSERVATION   The doctrine of sustainable use has failed. Everywhere we look we find that in practice, sustainable use has become sustained abuse. Everywhere we look, we see our precious natural heritage being destroyed. Sustainable use has...
Thai deputy PM charged over tiger export

Thai deputy PM charged over tiger export

  A THAI deputy prime minister has been charged in connection with the export to China of 100 tigers, an endangered species protected by international law, the attorney general’s office told AFP.   Plodprasop Suraswadi approved the export of tigers...

Three Poachers Caught With Tiger Hides and Gunshot Wounds

BHOPAL: Hides of a tiger and a cub with gunshot wounds were recovered from three persons close to Pench tiger reserve in eastern Madhya Pradesh on Saturday, casting doubt on the slew of measures and enormous money being spent to protect the endangered tiger.  ...

Vietnamese police seize 4 baby tigers in car

Vietnamese police seize 4 baby tigers in car   HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Police have seized four baby tigers and more than 100 pangolins being transported in a car in central Vietnam.   A police officer in Ha Tinh province says two men were detained for...