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12

Feb

magicalnaturetour:

Winter Walk by Tataxa

magicalnaturetour:

Winter Walk by Tataxa

10

Feb

Photo of the day: Cuddly tiger cub goofs around with momIndira, a white Bengal tiger, cuddles with one of her three cubs on Feb. 6 at the zoo in Cali, Colombia. Born on Nov. 30, the adorable triplets do not possess the same recessive white-striped gene as their mother

Photo of the day: Cuddly tiger cub goofs around with mom
Indira, a white Bengal tiger, cuddles with one of her three cubs on Feb. 6 at the zoo in Cali, Colombia. Born on Nov. 30, the adorable triplets do not possess the same recessive white-striped gene as their mother

07

Nov

How do you teach a baby tiger how to swim? More adorable photos

How do you teach a baby tiger how to swim? More adorable photos

23

Sep

Infographic: Troubled tigers
Indian village relocates to make room for tigers200 families accepted government incentive packages to move outside tiger reserve borders.

Indian village relocates to make room for tigers
200 families accepted government incentive packages to move outside tiger reserve borders.

01

Aug

How the white tiger got his coatThe rare pigmentation of these majestic cats results from a gene variant.

How the white tiger got his coat
The rare pigmentation of these majestic cats results from a gene variant.

23

Jul

Photo of the day: 400-pound tiger gets a root canalMost people would be (reasonably) afraid to reach into a Bengal tiger’s open mouth — but not the members of the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation team, which recently visited Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary in Stockbridge, Ga., to do dental work on some very special patients.

Photo of the day: 400-pound tiger gets a root canal
Most people would be (reasonably) afraid to reach into a Bengal tiger’s open mouth — but not the members of the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation team, which recently visited Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary in Stockbridge, Ga., to do dental work on some very special patients.

28

May


 How the white tiger got his coat  



The rare pigmentation of these majestic cats results from a gene variant.
The rare pigmentation of these majestic cats results from a gene variant.

27

Mar

Remote camera snaps curious tiger cub in India
The camera is in India’s Bhadra Tiger Reserve, a habitat that has seen success in growing the tiger population.

Remote camera snaps curious tiger cub in India

The camera is in India’s Bhadra Tiger Reserve, a habitat that has seen success in growing the tiger population.

28

Dec


 Asian tiger population is making a comeback 



3,200 tigers are estimated to be living in wild, while only 2,500 are actively breeding.
3,200 tigers are estimated to be living in wild, while only 2,500 are actively breeding.