CLICK HERE to view full version of OA Social Marketplace. Natural Resource Management, Global efforts to save the tiger from extinction are being held back by U.S. failures and fake conservation pleas by exploiters that simply want profit rather than protection. One problem is there’s a lack of places equipped to take in these animals — even zoos don’t want them. In early 2020, The Netflix documentary Tiger King was viewed more than 34 million times in the first ten days of release. In the U.S., there are an estimated 10,000 tigers being exploited and abused as entertainment for humans, yet fewer than 4,000 tigers remain in the wild. You can watch as much as you want, whenever you want without a single commercial – all for one low monthly price. In a letter to Congress, Marine and former FBI bomb expert Edmund Kelso Jr. described the danger. Wildlife, Under-regulated, over-bred and often mistreated, these apex predators are born into a lifetime of captivity with a surprising and unintended consequence – their caged existence helps undermine the already difficult task of saving their wild counterparts. (Photo: Business Wire). Traveling around the world, Rescue Doc Films has uncovered alarming realities: With the December release of The Hidden Tiger, Rescue Doc Films explores promising solutions including the current conservation efforts being made in Asia and the ongoing push to enact the Big Cat Public Safety Act in The United States. ... such as the Zanesville massacre. Jack Hanna, TV wildlife expert and Director Emeritus of the Columbus Zoo, lamented the killings but deemed the police actions necessary. Shoot to Kill: The Ohio Animal Massacre 01:44. More >>, © Copyright 2020, Odessa American, Odessa, TX. The first of which is: I remember Zanesville. | Location Tags: (Photo: Business Wire) In early 2020, The Netflix documentary Tiger King was viewed more than 34 million times in the first ten days of release. Home Our Shows Do Go On 202: The Zanesville Zoo Massacre. The Hidden Tiger focuses on the uniquely American problem captive tigers present and how people like the Baskins and other organizations are combating it. One of the most dramatic incidents took place in Ohio in October 2011, known as the "Zanesville Massacre." Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. | A new documentary from Rescue Doc Films, The Hidden Tiger – with help from Carole and Howard Baskin of Tiger King fame – shows what abusers like Joe Exotic and Doc Antle want to keep hidden: the truth about American tigers. (Photo: Business Wire). Species Conservation And Preservation, After watching “Tiger King” on Netflix this week, I of course have many thoughts on the subject. And the show is indeed sensational. The body count: fifty exotic animals, one man. ZANESVILLE, Ohio (WJW) — Netflix docuseries Tiger King is described as difficult to … ... Netflix. But the twists and turns in this documentary are on par with a soap opera. All rights reserved. Entertainment, Listen in to hear how it all came to a grizzly end. Environment And Nature, Reactions. Global efforts to save the tiger from extinction are being held back by U.S. failures and fake conservation pleas by exploiters that simply want profit rather than protection. Mr. Koya. Comments - Opinion. It’s all over social media right now, and of course the memes are top-notch. In 2011, exotic animal owner, Terry Thompson, released 50 of his 56 exotic animals into the public. Who knew that one incident in small town Zanesville Ohio, would lead an unpredicted legal change in surrounding states in the US. View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201204005585/en/, DGAP-Adhoc: QIAGEN N.V.: QIAGEN N.V. launches non-U.S. offering of net share settled convertible bonds and solicits offers from non-U.S. holders to sell any and all of the outstanding convertible notes due 2021, Press Release : ObsEva Announces Additional Phase 3 PRIMROSE 1 and 2 Study Results Confirming Sustained Efficacy and Continued Safety of linzagolix in the Treatment of Uterine Fibroids, Edwards Lifesciences : Sees 2021 Sales $4.9 Billion to $5.3 Billion, Sensex, Nifty fall from record highs, agrochemical firm UPL weighs, SILTRONIC : Gets a Buy rating from Jefferies, Inchcape : expects profit to beat market expectations, https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201204005585/en/, Urgent action is needed to reduce over-fishing and reform support to the fisheries sector, International community reaches important milestone in fight against tax evasion, Composite Leading Indicators (CLI), OECD, December 2020, NOVA Chemicals and Revolution Team Up to Meet Demand for Recycled Plastic, U.S. Household Net Worth Hits Record in Third Quarter -- 3rd Update, Surging Feed Prices Will Challenge the U.S.