People try to save from death tiger female wounded in Khabarovsky Province
On March 6, he Khabarovsky Province Hunting Department’ helpline got a call from a logging truck driver saying that not far from the village of Yuzhny, he saw an allegedly wounded tiger laying on a road of Motaisky Nature Refuge. The group of rangers accompanied by the Amur Tiger Centre staff and the Police went to the site immediately. When the team reached the site they found several bloody tiger beds along the road and tiger pugmarks that have lead the rangers to the animal.
It is a tigress of about 5-6 years old. She is in a good health conditions, and most probably had cubs earlier. There are evidences of gun shots on her body.
Specialists from Khabarovsky and Primorsky Provinces Hunting Departments, Alekseevka Rehabilitation Centre, WWF-Russia, the Amur Tiger Center, as well as vets from Vladivostok Veterinarian Service and Diagnostic Centre at Primorskya Agriculture Academy took part in the operation.