"Sky-rocketing" tiger trade blamed on growing Asian wealth

Now watching

Next video starts in : 7 Play

"Sky-rocketing" tiger trade blamed on growing Asian wealth

"Sky-rocketing" tiger trade blamed on growing Asian wealth
Replay video
Up next

Kids try and fail to teach J.J. Watt the Nae Nae

Unlock your personal NFL Now stream by signing in to NFL.com

"Sky-rocketing" tiger trade blamed on growing Asian wealth

by Reuters Videos 1:12 mins

"Sky-rocketing" tiger trade blamed on growing Asian wealth

by Reuters Videos 1:12 mins

A leading conservationist warns that the illegal trade in tiger parts for medicinal purposes is increasing, despite improved efforts to save the world's largest cat. Alan Rabinowitz, who runs the Panthera conservation group, blames the growing wealth of many Asian countries for the problem, saying tiger parts are viewed as a status symbol. Jim Drury has more.

News

News with Katie Couric

  1. 29:22

    Huckabee Stands By Holocaust Remarks

  2. 5:26

    VidCon: Where Vloggers and Viners Vie for Fame

  3. 0:29

    Katie Couric talks Vidcon with Joey Graceffa

  4. 3:58

    Now I Get It: Trans-Pacific Partnership

  5. 7:44

    Fighting Islamophobia, one joke at a time

  6. 4:18

    Now I Get It: Executive clemency

Viewfinder

  1. 11:31

    From Crack Babies to Oxytots: Lessons Not Learned

  2. 20:26

    Beyond To Kill a Mockingbird: Harper Lee's Lost Novel

  3. 30:06

    Uniquely Nasty: The U.S. Government's War on Gays

  4. 5:58

  5. 6:27

    Bikers change lives of abused children

  6. 7:56

New York Times

  1. 4:08

  2. 1:42

  3. 12:28

  4. 2:47

  5. 1:24

  6. 5:04