Behind the Cage, Tigers Face Threats Across Asia.
Visit the Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone in Laos’ northwestern Bokeo province, ask about a local “tiger zoo,” and most people will deny its existence.
“It’s not here. There are no more tigers,” says the manager of a coffee shop in the zone, a region devoted to commercial development, as he silenced a junior employee who appeared to be trying to provide more information about the attraction.
Tigers in Asia face many threats. Tiger farming is one of them.
This article gives an insight in the situation of tiger farms, being controlled by maffia.