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Live Donkey Fed to Tigers at Chinese Zoo
The incident has horrified animal welfare advocates and highlights cruel behaviour that can happen at some of the country’s zoos.
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Tiger Kills Zookeeper in 'Freak Accident'
The incident at a U.K. zoo has raised questions.
Tiger That Wandered a Russian City Is Returned to the Wild loading...
Tiger That Wandered a Russian City Is Returned to the Wild
Found roaming an urban area in Siberia, this rare Amur tiger was rehabilitated and set free inside a national park.
How Do You Do Eye Surgery on a 600-Pound Tiger? loading...
How Do You Do Eye Surgery on a 600-Pound Tiger?
Very carefully, of course. Thanks to intrepid vets, a beloved Bengal tiger in Australia can now see her food again.
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Tiger Crushed by Excavator in Horrific End to Human-Wildlife Conflict
A deadly encounter in India has sparked a government investigation into what killed one of the country's most endangered animals.
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6 Nat Geo Photographers Share Their Favourite Wild Cat Moments
From a newborn tiger cubs to a bittersweet goodbye between man and mountain lion, see the experiences that stuck.
5 Ways Your Tabby Is Just Like Big Cats in the Wild loading...
5 Ways Your Tabby Is Just Like Big Cats in the Wild
Our house cats have gone a long way from their big cousins—or have they?
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The World Is Finally Getting Serious About Tiger Farms
Tiger farms supply the black market with skins, bones, and other parts. Now, at an international wildlife trade conference, China and other Asian countries face pressure to shut them down.
About the Show
One man, John Varty, did just that. Starting with two young, zoo-born tigers, Varty now has more than 15 tigers at his Tiger Canyons reserve, and has used ever-present cameras to document two years of their lives. Whether mating, birthing or hunting, Varty shows these magnificent tigers with remarkable, up close and personal detail.

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