A tiger from a critically endangered subspecies that arrived at Edinburgh Zoo in 2015 has died.
World Wildlife Day is observed every year on March 3 and this year the focus is on the threats to big cats around the world.
Armed police were sent to a farm after a farmer mistook a stuffed toy for a tiger.
Huge volumes of products from endangered wildlife are being illegally traded in South East Asia to treat ailments ranging from stomach illnesses and asthma to rheumatism and arthritis, a new report has warned.
A keeper killed in a “freak accident” after a tiger entered the enclosure she was in has been described as the “shining light” of the zoo where she worked.