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Posts about tigers in zoo, often about new born cubs, euthanised tigers, cancer or zoochosis.


Calgary Zoo uses ‘reproductive therapy’ to increase Amur tiger numbers

Years of waiting for a pair of Amur tigers to successfully breed led vets at the Calgary Zoo to take a different approach to help grow the species’ numbers.

Nine-year-old Sarma, who came to the Calgary Zoo in August 2017 from the Cherry Brook Zoo in Saint John, N.B., was artificially inseminated with semen from her breeding counterpart Youri, 7, who