The U.S. Has More Tigers In Captivity Than There Are In The Wild

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The U.S. Has More Tigers In Captivity Than There Are In The Wild

There are more captive tigers in the United States, living in private homes and on display in traveling zoos and roadside menageries, than there are in the wild worldwide. Yet, thanks to legal loopholes, lax regulation and limited oversight, very little is officially known about these animals. Conservation groups estimate that the captive tiger population […]

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Tigers Are Functionally Extinct In Cambodia

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Tigers Are Functionally Extinct In Cambodia

Cambodia has launched a plan to return tigers to the country, starting by acknowledging that the apex predator is locally functionally extinct. If the first stage of solving a problem is acknowledging you have it, Cambodia has taken its hour on this one. According to conservation group WWFthe last recording of a tiger in the […]

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