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Tiger Poaching

Poaching for Chinese Markets Pushes Tigers to the Brink

Sharon Guynup | Posted 02.04.2015 | Green
Sharon Guynup

Legions of dedicated individuals are deep in the fight to save this majestic creature, the largest of the world's cats.

WATCH: 'I Am Not A Rug'

Posted 09.16.2013 | Green

"I am not a rug." The latest video in the "Stop Wildlife Crime" series from the World Wildlife Fund explores the illegal trade in tiger parts. W...

NSFW PHOTOS: Horrors Of The Tiger Bone Wine Trade

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.01.2013 | Green

A new report by the U.K.-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), an international advocacy group, suggests that China is knowingly violating i...

Man-Eater Swallowed by Man: Tigers As Food

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.10.2012 | Green
Andrew Lam

Once the tiger hunted man. Today the terrifying cat has become high-end gourmet food. As it is, there are far more tigers now living in parks and zoos and farms than in the wild.

Over 1,000 Illegal Tiger Parts Seized In Past Decade

AP | DENIS D. GRAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BANGKOK — More than 1,000 parts of tigers slain by poachers across Asia have been seized over the past decade, raising fears that the big cats a...

Year Of The Tiger? (PHOTOS): Threats Facing The Tiger

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It may be the chinese Year of the Tiger, but not from where the tigers are standing. The Bali, Javan, and Caspian tigers have already gone extinct, wh...

The Year of the Tiger - and Organized Crime

Art Ortenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Art Ortenberg

A 55 pound sack of tiger bones from a single tiger, a tiger once wild and now caged in a tenement zoo enclosure, can be worth up to $250,000.