Tigers in High Altitudes

News:Union Environment Minister has released a study on the Status of Tiger Habitats in high altitude ecosystems. Facts The study was conducted by the Global Tiger Forum(GTF) in partnership with the Governments of Bhutan, India and Nepal and along with the World Wide Fund for Nature(WWF). The study has been supported by the Integrated Tiger… Continue reading Tigers in High Altitudes

Tigers in India face lurking threat from virus

According to a recent study,86% of the tested dogs around the Ranthambhore National Park in Rajasthan carried Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) antibodies in their bloodstream.  These findings points out that there is an increased risk of disease transfer from the dogs to tigers and leopards that live in the park.  Wildlife biologists has also raised… Continue reading Tigers in India face lurking threat from virus