Caged tigers © Anton Vorauer / WWF

Paper tigers? the trade in US captive tiger parts

Caged tigers © Anton Vorauer / WWF


Published 31 July 2008

Paper Tigers: U.S. regulations on captive Tigers flawed

Washington, U.S., 31st July 2008—Huge gaps in U.S. regulations could make Tigers held in captivity a target for illegal trade, wildlife trade monitoring network TRAFFIC and WWF found in the first-ever comprehensive report into captive Tiger regulations across the United States. 

Paper Tigers?: The role of the U.S. captive Tiger population in the trade in Tiger parts

Report author(s):
D.F. Williamson and L.A. Henry

Publication date:
July 2008