Tigress

  • Four-year-old tigress found dead, poachers suspected May 26, 2014

    A four-year-old tigress was killed allegedly by poachers near Baruha Nulla under Dhamakher range in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve of Madhya Pradesh. The animal's body was found this morning. The tigress was electrocuted and her teeth, nails and the radio collar around the neck were missing. The tigress, who was born in an enclosure,...
  • Tigress found dead in Billigiri Ranga Temple reserve October 1, 2012

    Bangalore: A tigress was found dead in the Billigiri Ranga Temple tiger reserve in Karnataka by forest staff on Sunday. Unlike in past instances when the claws had been removed from the carcass, every part of the animal's body was intact, ruling out any human interference. According the Dr Vijay Mohanraj,...
  • Tigress killed, hacked into pieces at Arunachal zoo September 26, 2012

    Itanagar: A tigress was killed and hacked into pieces in her enclosure by poachers at Itanagar zoo on Tuesday. The poachers broke in and killed the six-year-old tigress on Tuesday night reportedly taking advantage of the absence of the three guards on duty. The guards had gone for their dinner and...
  • Wildlife enthusiast, author Billy Arjan Singh dies January 2, 2010

    Lucknow: Renowned wildlife enthusiast and author Billy Arjan Singh died at his home - Tiger Haven - in the vicinity of the famous Dudhwa National Park, about 250 km from here on late Friday night. He was 94. According to a family member, "Billy had been ailing for sometime, largely on...
  • Tigress found dead in Jim Corbett Park December 19, 2009

    Dehra Dun: A tigress was found dead on Wednesday in Sarpduli range of the Jim Corbett National Park, the second death of a big cat in the Reserve in less than four days. The carcass of a tigress was found flowing in Ramganga river in the Park, Director of the Tiger...
  • Tigress roams free in zoo after cage wall collapses July 24, 2009

    Aurangabad: A white tigress roamed free for three hours in the Aurangabad zoo on Friday morning when she escaped from her enclosure after a wall collapsed due to heavy rain. The six-year-old tigress was seen roaming around in the 18-acre zoo premises by surprised officials who came for morning duty,...
  • Sita, the tigress struggles in Orissa zoo June 6, 2007

    New Delhi: In the Nandankana Zoo in Orissa a tigress is struggling to survive after she was shot by poachers more than two months back. Sita (as she is known in the Zoo) is rapidly deteriorating. Now the Nandankana authorities made an appeal to veterinarians in the hope that an expert...