107km barefoot for the tiger!

May 31, 2012

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The TigerTime campaign is lucky to have so many passionate supporters, but tiger lover Jack Kinross took his backing for the campaign to a whole new level. Jack contacted TigerTime with the idea of running the 107km Sydney coastline barefoot (or at the most in flip flops) to raise awareness for our www.bantigertrade.com petition.

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3 tiger carcasses for tiger bone paste seized in Vietnam

May 29, 2012

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Tigers slaughtered to produce tiger bone paste, whatever next? Unfortunately this is the grave reality for why tigers are being slaughtered to fuel the illegal tiger trade in Vietnam. The Vietnamese are using the bones of wild tigers to produce this paste which they use as a traditional pain killer. There is no scientific backing to show that any part of the tiger is beneficial to human ailments, yet so many of our wild big cats end up in this trade.

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TigerTime stars gather to celebrate £10,000 fundraiser!

May 25, 2012

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TigerTime campaign celebrity supporters, including actors Abi Titmuss and Peter Egan and designer Elizabeth Emanuel, gathered in London last night to celebrate an absolutely fabulous £10,000 fundraiser. The money, raised through the sale of a one-off custom made designer handbag created by New York handbag designer, Emre Ertuk, will be used to fund anti-poaching and educational awareness programmes supported by TigerTime and the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation in India, Russia and Thailand.

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China and Vietnam justify use of tiger parts

May 17, 2012

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China and Vietnam have justified the making of traditional medicines with the bones and body parts of captive tigers, leading to a strong protest from participating countries at the on-going three-day Global Tiger Recovery Programme(GTRP) in Delhi this week.



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Tiger countries MUST shut down breeding centres

May 11, 2012

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Tiger Range Countries meet in Delhi, India next week to evaluate progress of the Global Tiger Recovery Programme (GTRP) in what will be a true test of their national commitment to end the tiger trade writes TigerTime partners, EIA.

 

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TigerTime's 1st Birthday - Magazine Launch!

May 4, 2012

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TigerTime has launched the new magazine TigerTime News for its 1st Birthday! The magazine is packed with campaign information, tiger project updates, event news and celebrity quotes. So, make sure you have a read of this new e-zine!

 

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