Endangered, Vulnerable, and Threatened Species
Where are the most tigers in the world including those in captivity?
Where in the world might you find the types of tigers?
Tigers are native only to Asia, except for those in captivity, that is where they are found. ...
Asked in Zoology or Animal Biology, Tigers, Zoologists
How many tigers are in captivity in the whole world in 2010?
There are 1144 altogether. 70% of these are in captivity.
Asked in Tigers, White Tigers
How many pure white tigers are there in the world?
There are around 200 white tigers left in the world. However there are those in captivity which may not be counted therefore the figure is just estimated. White tigers are an Asian species which are found in the frozen tundra of the Soviet Far East, south to the humid jungles of Malaya. ...
Asked in Tigers
How many tigers are in captivity?
There are about thousands of tigers in captivity around the world - more than there are tigers in the wild. Estimates in the US put the captive tiger population at between 5,000 and 10,000. In China, approximately 5,000 tigers are kept in squalid conditions, to be bred for their parts for an illegal market. ...
Asked in Sumatran Tigers
How many Sumatran Tigers are there left in the world?
As of March 2008, it was estimated that there were 300 Sumatran tigers left in the wild. I don't know how many are in captivity. ...
Why is it better for tigers to live in the wild than captivity?
Because if they are kept in captivity they dont know how to fend for them selfs and catch there own food and they become defencless angainst the world ...
Asked in Siberian Tigers
How many white Siberian tigers are left in the world today?
The rare white tigers are a color morph of the Bengal, not Siberian tiger. However, in captivity some white Bengals have been mated to siberians, producing white crossbreeds. Many white tigers can be seen in captivity, none seen in wild for many years. ...
Asked in Animal Rights and Abuse, Tigers
What measures are being taken to protect the tiger?
Laws are being put in place by many countries around the world prohibiting poachers from hunting tigers. Also, zoos are making efforts to help boost the tiger population by trying to breed those in captivity. ...
Where in the world do you find tigers?
Tigers are only found in the wild in Asia. Most tigers live in southern Asia (India and Bangladesh), southeastern Asia (including Indonesia [Sumatra], Malaysia, Thailand, etc), China, and Siberia, which is in Russia. ...
Asked in White Tigers
What can you do to save the white tigers?
For one thing, don't buy tiger products like white tiger fur or teeth because people kill tigers to sell these products. Also, help protect the envirorment, because if we don`t stop hurting the envirorment, the only white tigers left in the world would be in captivity. ...
Where can you find golden tabby tigers?
Golden tabby tigers are tigers with a rare color variation caused by a recessive gene. They can only be found in captivity. One lives in Dream World in Australia, one lives in the Isle of Wight Zoo in the UK, and two live in Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. ...
Who to give money to save the white tigers?
Technically, white tigers are not a species. White tigers are just a rare color variation of tigers. Because the white color is not an adaptation, white tigers do not naturally exist in the wild except very rarely. However, humans find them beatiful, so they continue to inbreed the few white tigers that are in captivity. A better cause than trying to save the white tiger is to save tigers in the wild. One great organization for this is the World Wildlife Fund. ...