Tiger poachers use herbal poison

Oct 24, 2012

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Tiger poachers use herbal poisonA recent trend has been tracked in how poachers are killing wild tigers. Experts have stated that herbal poisons are being used as this method does not damage the skin of the tiger (unlike snares and bullets) and will therefore fetch a much higher price on the wildlife market. 

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Tiger Day 2012!

Oct 1, 2012

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Tiger Day 2012 was a fabulous success! It was held on the 30th September to celebrate Russia’s Tiger Day. 

The event attracted hundreds of people and raised over £1,500! The most popular events were face painting and the cake stall. Our tiger wish tree also stood proud with wishes given online and on the day written on ribbons and hung from the tree. Plans are now afoot to celebrate tiger day again next year! 

The money raised will make a huge difference to help us save the wild tiger through our tiger field projects in India, Russia and Thailand.

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India lifts tiger tourism ban

Oct 1, 2012

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The Indian Supreme Court has lifted the ban on tourism within tiger reserve core areas. This change has brought new guidelines which will allow regulated low impact tourism within key tiger habitat areas.

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