Tags : Tiger

North

Hunt on for tiger killing 2 buffaloes near Thailand’s Pang

The Pang Sida national park, in Thailand’s eastern province of Sa Kaeo, has launched a hunt for a tiger which has killed two buffaloes in the past week weeks. The park’s chief, said today (Thursday) that three teams of trackers and hunters have been deployed, working with officials from the Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Wildlife Research […]Read More

Pattaya

Renowned Sriracha Tiger Zoo is to close after 24 years

After 24 years, one of Thailand’s famous tourist attractions, for both Thais and foreigners, is to close for the foreseeable future. Sriracha Tiger Zoo’s management has announced the closure of the park, citing the COVID-19 pandemic. On the zoo’s webpage, the management said that, since the outbreak of the first wave of the pandemic early […]Read More

Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai zoo tigers combat heat stroke by eating frozen

Thailand’s Tiger Kingdom Zoo in Chiang Mai is innovating to keep the tigers cooler, as temperatures in the country have risen sharply over the past two months. The keepers offer the animals frozen chicken twice a day to lower their body temperature. They have also installed small pools so they can take a dip when […]Read More

North

Tiger sighted in maize plantation near Huey Kha Kheng wildlife

Forest rangers have been trying to track down a wild tiger and persuade it to return to its natural habitat, in Huey Kha Kheng wildlife sanctuary in Thailand’s western province of Uthai Thani, after its foot prints were found in a maize plantation close to the sanctuary. Mr. Permsak Kanitthachart, chief of the sanctuary, said […]Read More

Isan

Goats, sheep believed killed by tiger in Nakhon Ratchasima

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: About 20 sheep and goats have been mauled and killed by a large animal, possibly a tiger, at a forest resort in Wang Nam Khieo district. The owner of the View@Wang Nam Khieo resort, who asked not be be named, filed a complaint with Wang Nam Khieo police on Tuesday morning. Full story: […]Read More

North

Vietnamese nationals apprehended for allegedly smuggling tiger carcass

PHITSANULOK, 12th October 2018, (NNT) – Officials in Phitsanulok Province have apprehended two Vietnamese nationals who are suspected of attempting to smuggle a mangled tiger carcass out of the Kingdom. The two are now facing charges of possessing protected animal remains. According to Mueang Phitsanulok District Police, the two suspects were located on a passenger […]Read More

Isan

Tigers found in Thai World Natural Heritage Site

BANGKOK, 29 March 2017 (NNT) – Authorities in the Dong Phaya Yen-Khao Yai World Natural Heritage Site have reported the first sighting of 18 wild tigers in 15 years, highlighting the discovery as an indication the area is improving. Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment officials alongside partner organizations have announced the discovery of 18 […]Read More

North

Tiger in Pieces Seized on Mae Sot–Tak Highway

Forestry officers together with officers from 4th Infantry Regiment Task Force arrested two suspects, Nipon Suksombot and Luethai Diawcharoen, drove a car rapidly on Mae Sot – Tak highway last night. Fresh meat, tiger skin and other parts were found at over 100 kg packed in two boxes hidden at the back seat. The first […]Read More