Interesting Facts

Exotic Animals- Tigers

How many tigers live in the wild now?

  • 3,500 tigers live in the wild.
  • They live in Asia.

Why are tigers endangered?

  • The biggest reason that tigers are endangered is the buying and selling of tiger body parts for money.
  • People poach and break the law and kill wild tigers.
  • Some people use the tiger bones for medicine.
  • Also, people are taking the land where tigers live.

How can we save tigers?

  • People around the world are working hard to save tigers from becoming extinct.
  • Tigers are wild. The government began a program called Project Tiger in 1973. Tigers is the most famous wildlife conservation project in India. The program was started to protect tigers in India.
  • In Russia, poachers are fined $20,000 for killing tigers.