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This Stoner Broke into a Vacant House to Get High and Ran into a Giant Tiger

But the cops just thought they were hallucinating.
River Donaghey
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An Oklahoma Zookeeper Shot Five Tigers to ‘Make Room’ for More Tigers

Exotic animal owner 'Joe Exotic' was charged with more than a dozen wildlife crimes by a federal grand jury.
Sarah Emerson

Tiger Bones and Rhino Horns Are No Longer Banned for Medicine in China

A 25-year ban has been altered to allow the animal parts to be used in medical research and healing, despite the fact that both species are worse off now.
Kaleigh Rogers

The Tiger Population in Nepal Has Nearly Doubled Since 2009 Because Conservation Efforts Work

Nepal is one of 13 tiger-range countries striving to double the world’s tiger population by 2022.
Kaleigh Rogers

The Strange Case of 'Joe Exotic,' the Zookeeper Accused of Attempted Murder

"I am the most dangerous exotic animal owner on this planet right now. And before you bring me down, it is my belief that you will stop breathing."
Drew Schwartz
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New Yorkers, Here's How to Tell the Difference Between a Tiger and a Raccoon

For whoever called the cops after they confused an innocent little trash panda for a killing machine.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Cops Got into a 45-Minute Standoff with a Tiger Stuffed Animal

"I feel a bit silly for calling the police, but I thought it was a real emergency."
Drew Schwartz
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After Beating Them, Mizzou Coach Praises Opponents In Their Own Locker Room

Mizzouri Tigers head basketball coach Cuonzo Martin gave the Stephen F. Austin team a pep talk after they lost.
Liam Daniel Pierce

A rare Sumatran tiger was born at the National Zoo

Kathleen Caulderwood

The Surreal Scenes in These Paintings are Darker Than They Seem

Giant dogs and tigers in the street reveal the artist’s concerns with the human condition.
Andrew Nunes
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Camera Traps Are Now Watching Poachers, Instead of Wildlife

Panthera, a big cat conservation group, brought former IBM engineers on to custom build the camera traps.
Kaleigh Rogers

Your Selfies Could Help Save Endangered Tigers

With a $1 million donation to the World Wildlife Fund, Tiger Beer kicks off a social media awareness campaign around the 3,890 tigers left in the wild.
Abby Ronner