Trapped tiger

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India – NDTV

Tiger Trapped In Rocks After Jumping 35 Feet Into Maharashtra River Dies.

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A tiger, which was trapped between some rocks after jumping 35 feet in a river in Maharashtra’s Chandrapur district after getting injured, has died, a forest official said on Thursday.

The striped animal, suspected to have received spinal injuries after jumping 35 feet off the bridge, was on Wednesday found stranded between the rocks in Sirna river near Kunada village, located around 27 km from Chandrapur, he said.

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A tiger, which was trapped between some rocks after jumping 35 feet in a river in Maharashtra’s Chandrapur district after getting injured, has died, a forest official said on Thursday. The striped animal, suspected to have received spinal injuries after jumping 35 feet off the bridge, was on Wednesday found stranded between the rocks in Sirna river near Kunada village, located around 27 km from Chandrapur, he said.

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Tiger rescue

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South Africa – News24

Tigers rescued in Germany begin new life in SA.

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Two big cats rescued from Germany have arrived in South Africa to start a new life.

Tigers, Bela and Sharuk, were rescued from an inappropriate private facility and have been transferred to Lionsrock Big Cat Sanctuary in Bethlehem, Free State.

Bela and Sharuk were born in 2014, while a third sibling, Imara, did not survive.

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Two rescued tigers, rescued from an inappropriate private facility in Germany, were raised by Four Paws in their own but small Tierart Centre in Germany.

But now they grow older, they need space. They are now being translocated to South Africa, where they will have more space to roam.

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