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The planets favourite wild creature, speed bred and factory farmed for body parts. A passionate account told through the eyes of Karl Ammann.
"The Tiger Mafia Film": Virtual premiere, followed by live Q&A
26 October 2020
Weak legislation and limited checks on private captive tiger facilities across the EU and the UK provide significant opportunity for tiger parts, such as skins and bones, to enter illegal trade, according to a joint report from WWF and TRAFFIC.
"Falling Through the System": The role of the European Union captive tiger population in the trade in tigers
30 September 2020
Netflix’s controversial ‘Tiger King’ has sparked discussions around the globe, not least of all because of its revelation that more tigers could be living in captivity in the United States than there are in the wild.
Report unveils out-of-control captive tiger trade
23 April 2020
Nadia, a tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York, has become the first of her kind to test positive for the coronavirus.
A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus
6 April 2020
One month after nine severely weakened tigers and one deceased animal were found in horrific circumstances in a horse truck at the Polish border, their suffering is now over.
Five rescued tigers leave Poznan Zoo and arrive at Spanish rescue centre
2 December 2019
The increasing number of tigers in Malta are at risk of being traded illegally, an investigation by an international animal rights charity has found.
Malta’s big cats at risk of illegal tiger trade
7 November 2019
The tigers pounce to the headlines last July for the death of the tamer Ettore Weber will be sold abroad, where there are not the same penal protections against animals.
Despite rescue center offer, tigers who killed their tamer will be sold abroad
16 September 2019
A brilliant 2008 campaign by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has been resurfacing thanks to a recent reddit post going viral.
These pictures are composed of as many pixels as there are animals still alive in these species
11 September 2019
This month, World Animal Protection has published two reports, one exposing degrading performances and activities in the world’s zoos and aquariums, and the other revealing the expanding industry of big cats being bred and killed for their body parts.
WORLD ANIMAL PROTECTION: Shocking reports on wild animals in captivity and bred for traditional medicine
1 August 2019
Prime minister says increase after conservation efforts is ‘historic achievement’
India’s wild tiger population rises to almost 3,000
29 July 2019
We have learned and ascertained that, in the past few days, the release of the eight tigers owned by the Weber family, initially subject to this provision, following the tragic death of the tamer, was ordered.
8 tigers who killed their tamer are still stuck in the truck: we have a solution, leave them to us!
18 July 2019
The umpteenth incident, or rather an announced tragedy, in the circus world: this time the victim is a human, a tamer torn by four tigers from a circus waiting in the province of Bari.
Italy: Tamer killed by 4 tigers. Stop circuses with animals!
5 July 2019
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