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Joanna Lumley's Letter in todays Times Letters

Dec 8, 2011

Category:TigerTime General 

In todays Times Newspaper, a letter from Joanna Lumley and David Shepherd was printed to show the failure of the Chinese Government in protecting their wild tigers, while gaining good press for two pandas being sent to Edinburgh Zoo. TigerTime believes this has acted as a smokescreen for their lack of protection for tigers and the tiger farms that are currently taking place in China.

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51 known tiger deaths in India this year, so far.

Dec 7, 2011

Category:TigerTime General 

It has been stated that fifty-one tigers have died in different states of India between January and December 5, 2011. A tigress shot dead outside Kaziranga National Park in Assam on Monday is the latest on the list. Figures provided by Wildlife Protection Society of India show that 14 tigers perished in Uttarakhand, the highest in a single state.

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Fantastic news! Tiger bone wine auction stopped!

Dec 4, 2011

Category:TigerTime General 

The Chinese Government has stopped an auction of 400 bottles of tiger wine which was planned for this weekend (See previous post on our TigerTime Blog).  Hundreds of Tiger Time supporters responded to the call to email Chinese officials demanding that it be banned.

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China Reopens Trade in Tiger Skins

Aug 17, 2011

Category:TigerTime General 

Although previously committing to end trade in the parts of Asia’s big cats, it appears China has resumed trade in tiger and leopard skins via the implementation of its 2007 Skin Registration Scheme.

 

 
 
 
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