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Chile: Tiger kills woman who was cleaning and maintaining the big cat’s enclosure

A woman working at a Chilean safari park died on Friday after a tiger attacked her, police said. The woman, who has not been identified by police, was among staff cleaning and performing maintenance work in the big cats’ enclosure at a safari park in the city of Rancagua, 90 kilometers south of the capital […]

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China shoot dead two circus tigers for mauling their keeper to death

Two circus tigers have been shot dead after they escaped and mauled their keeper to death in China in the latest incident of lax safety in the country’s zoos. The tigers belonged to a circus that had rented them out to a tourist attraction near the city of Nanyang in the Henan province, according to […]

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Bengal tiger ‘India’ that was missing in Houston has been located

A Bengal tiger named ‘India’ that has been missing in the Houston area has been located, officials said. India is secure at BARC, the city’s animal shelter and adoption agency, said Mary Benton, communications director for the city. “We are happy to report that the missing tiger seen in a Houston neighbourhood last week has […]

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Dog painted to look like a tiger causes outrage in Malaysia

A stray dog painted to look like a tiger in Malaysia has gone viral on the internet. The act has now caught the attention of animal rights groups. Persatuan Haiwan Malaysia, a Malaysia Animal Association took to Facebook to urge people to come up with information about the dog so that the culprits could be […]

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Video of scared tiger running away from humans goes viral

Wildlife entering urban areas and roaming freely is not rare a sight anymore. Recently, we have come across quite a few videos of animals roaming freely near societies and buildings. One such video of a tiger is going viral. Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Susanta Nanda shared the aforementioned video with the caption, “All along […]

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5-million-year-old elephant fossils found while scouting for new tiger reserve

A camera-trap study in the reserve forests near Dehradun, to develop a new tiger reserve, led to the discovery of one of the world’s oldest fossil remains of elephants, dating back to 5 million years. “During lockdown, such a rare discovery was a pleasant surprise, we are taking help of ‘van gujjars’ (a forest tribe), […]

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Tiger peeks to see what humans do at coal mines

A tiger was seen near a mine in Telangana’s Komaram Bheem 306 km from state capital Hyderabad, on Wednesday. Workers at the open cast mine who spotted the tiger near a village ran for cover. A 46-second video shot by one of the persons who saw the tiger shows the big cat standing on a […]

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Shocking Video: Tiger chases tourist bus on jungle safari

A tiger at the Nandanvan Jungle Safari in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, chased a tourist bus on Friday evening following which two officials of the park were sacked for ignoring safety protocol. A group of tourists were a part of a jungle safari when they came across two tigers fighting when suddenly one of them tried to […]

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Viral Video: Man plays dead as tiger sits over him

A man played dead in the middle of a field as a tiger sat over him. In videos captured by witnesses, the tiger is first seen being chased around a field while a huge crowd of villagers stands at a distance. The incident took place in Maharashtra’s Bhandara district on Saturday. Chased by a group […]

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Tiger skin and foetuses found from Sumatran tiger poachers

Five people in Indonesia have been arrested for poaching after authorities found the skin of a protected Sumatran tiger and four foetuses in a jar. It’s not clear if the foetuses were taken from the adult tiger whose skin was taken. Tiger cubs are born blind and are totally dependent on their mother for the […]

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Tipeshwar tiger travels 1300 km in five months

A male tiger on Monday reached Dnyanganga Sanctuary in Buldana district covering a distance of 1,300 kilometers across Maharashtra and Telangana in India in a span of about five months.┬áHe had left the Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary in Yavatmal district in June 2019. Both Tipeshwar and Dnyanaganga are in Maharashtra. The tiger dubbed as T1-C1 was […]

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Tiger trapped between river rocks dies in Chandrapur

A tiger, which was trapped between some rocks in a river in Maharashtra’s Chandrapur district after getting injured died. The mammal spent suspected to have received spinal injuries after jumping 35 feet off the bridge. She was found stranded between the rocks in Sirna river near Kunada village. Efforts were made to rescue the feline, […]