Vladivostok Celebrates 'Tiger Day'.
Children wearing yellow and orange t-shirts, adults carrying orange balloons and park rangers in tiger-print SUVs all took part in an annual parade to raise awareness of the plight of the Amur tiger, which is on the brink of extinction.
Amur tigers, also known as Siberian tigers, mainly live in Russia’s the Far East, northeast China and northern parts of the Korean Peninsula. It is one of the world’s most endangered species, with less than 500 believed to remain in the wild, only around 20 of which in China.
This is how you celebrate Tiger Day!
Vladivostok in Russia was the stage where a massive crowd raised awareness on tigers.
In Russia they celebrate Tiger Day on the 29th of September. And they do it well!
Well done Russia!