BWTiger

Our weekly podcast series airs on Sunday evenings ~

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief ~ with host Alex Warner

Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports.

Top News Stories for Sunday, 07 January 2018:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Cheetah cub saved from smugglers
~ Teen pleads guilty to smuggling Bengal tiger cub into the U.S
~ Travelling circuses exhibiting wild animals banned in Scotland
~ California shop owner admits selling rare-animal coats
~ Michael Kors to stop using animal fur
~ Mountain lion and kitten spotted since wildfires
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ “Unscripted” Let Your Voice Be Heard!

The WildCat News Brief Podcast returns with a new episode on Sunday, January 21, 2018

Top News Stories for Sunday, 19 November 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Borth Animal Kingdom Lynx shot and killed
~ Global Wildlife Traffickers In the News
~ New lion attractions puts “humans” in the cage
~ Land for Florida Panthers
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ “Unscripted” Let Your Voice Be Heard!

The WildCat News Brief Podcast will be on holiday hiatus. A new episode returns on Sunday, January 7, 2018!
Wishing all a Happy & Healthy Holiday Season ~ Peace on Earth & Goodwill toward all Wildcats!

Top News Stories for Sunday, 12 November 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Uncollared Mountain Lion spotted in the Hollywood Hills
~ Letter to the Arizona Daily Sun in response to wildcat hunting ban
~ The truth about captive lions and their welfare
~ Lynx on the loose after escaping from UK wildlife park
~ “Unscripted” Let Your Voice Be Heard

Top News Stories for Sunday, 29 October 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ A tiger kept at a Louisiana truck stop has died at the age of 17
~ Ex-Ringling Brothers big cats now performing in Europe
~ A terrifying incident in 2011 caused one state to toughen restrictions
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ “Unscripted” Let Your Voice Be Heard

Top News Stories for Sunday, 01 October 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Killing with chemicals
~ Wild and captive tigers on the move
~ “Unscripted” Let Your Voice Be Heard

The WildCat News Brief podcast will be on hiatus.
A new episode returns on Sunday, 29 October 2017.

Top News Stories for Sunday, 24 September 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Portland first city in Maine to ban exotic animals; Greenville, NC takes up ban
~ Arlington, Virginia bans future ownership of exotic animals as pets
~ Snow leopard no longer considered ‘endangered’ by the IUCN
~ U.S. Jaguar caught on film
~ Tiger population in India: 2014 data cannot be compared with past census figures
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Introducing: “Unscripted”
~ Did You Know? More than half of all known wildcat species…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 17 September 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington and Oregon
~ 7 Tigers, 6 Lions & 1 Leopard discovered in a barn in Arkansas
~ National Zoological Park sends its Sumatran tiger cub to be with cub in San Diego
~ Florida Zoo prepares for Hurricane Irma
~ Hemingway House Cats
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Introducing: “Unscripted”
~ Did You Know? The rare and elusive Flat-headed cats love…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 10 September 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Former circus tiger shot and killed in Henry County, Georgia neighborhood
~ Teen tells judge he bought tiger cub on streets of Tijuana
~ Tigers struck and killed by trains in India
~ Jaguars from the Texas Zoo relocated to Dallas
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Introducing: “Unscripted”
~ Did You Know? The Felidae family…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 06 August 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Colorado’s wildlife crossings save lives
~ Driving tigers to the brink
~ Government advisory body calls for complete ban on animals in circuses
~ Lions, Tigers and Bears rescued from war-torn Aleppo
~ Sanctuaries in Africa offer to take exotic pets from the UAE
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Introducing: “Unscripted”
~ Did You Know? All wildcats are…
The WildCat News Brief podcast will be on summer hiatus.
A new episode returns on Sunday, 10 September 2017.

Top News Stories for Sunday, 30 July 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Tiger hide seized in India
~ Montgomery County Council gets cheers over circus animal ban
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Introducing: “Unscripted”
~ Global Tiger Day ~ July 29
~ Did You Know? There are more tigers…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 23 July 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Xanda son of Cecil killed by trophy hunter
~ Lions killed in South Africa after escape from Kruger National Park
~ The Lion’s Share
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Introducing: “Unscripted”
~ Did You Know? Not all cats…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 16 July 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Local News from the States
~ South Africa approves sale of lion bones
~ Tiger deaths in India
~ Proposed Lynx reintroduction
~ New study reveals mountain lions fear humans
~ USFWS announces review of the Florida Panther’s endangered status
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Caracals have extraordinary…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 25 June 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Lions found beaten and starving in a Russian hotel
~ New York City Council approves ban of wild animal acts
~ Romania becomes seventh EU country to ban wild animals in circuses
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? A tiger’s stripe pattern is…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 11 June 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Lions freed from circus life poached in South Africa
~ Portland, Maine considers ban of wild animal performances in the city
~ Illegal road in India Tiger Reserve
~ Mountain lion kittens perish after abandoment
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Cats eyes are…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 04 June 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ The world’s first leopard reserves being established in Rajasthan
~ Condemnation of hunting captive-bred lions will not change
~ Joint investigation now under way in death of zookeeper
~ Eighth rehabilitated Amur tiger released in Russian wilderness
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Wildcats are…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 21 May 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Forest rangers arrest tiger skin traders in West Sumatra
~ New study on declining leopard populations in South Africa
~ South African National Parks explains the lion escape from Kruger National Park
~ Hwange National Park: Lion killings undermine conservation efforts
~ Lions face same extinct threats as Ice Age cats
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Male cheetahs…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 14 May 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Animal sanctuary under investigation for euthanizing its wild animals
~ Thailand’s exotic wildlife cafés
~ Tiger Dispatch: India
~ Circus lion’s life sparred after attacking trainer
~ Five lions flee from Kruger National Park
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? More than half of all known wildcat species …

Top News Stories for Sunday, 07 May 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Tiger killed by electric fence—farmer arrested
~ Amur Tiger reintroduced into the wild
~ Dental analysis shines new light on the man-eating Lions of Tsavo
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Margays are …

Top News Stories for Sunday, 30 April 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Kuki Gallmann shot as land invasions surge in Kenya
~ Captive wild animals euthanized after location permit denied
~ LA to ban wild or exotic animals in shows
~ Public banned from viewing Amur Leopards
~ Seoul zoo tigers on the move
~ Reinvestigation ordered in the death of Karnataka’s famous tiger
~ Mangrove loss endangers the Rusty-Spotted Cat
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Not all wildcats have the ability to …

Top News Stories for Sunday, 23 April 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Frozen tiger discovered in ambulance
~ Poachers wanted for killing 30 tigers nabbed
~ New IUCN program to help carnivores and humans coexist across Africa
~ Last survivors at Iraqi zoo rescued
~ Abandoned zoo in Aleppo, Syria starving tigers await aid
~ Audubon Canyon Ranch Researchers find mountain lion kittens
~ Four-week-old female mountain lion kitten discovered in Santa Monica Mountains
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Cheetah cubs have a …

Top News Stories for Sunday, 09 April 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Denver Zoo disputes report of man entering lion exhibit
~ Visitors voice their concern over skinny lions at Joburg Zoo
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Lone male lions related or unrelated will…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 02 April 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ The Ranthambore Tiger Reserve highest tiger population in its history
~ New study provides evidence of breeding tigers and cubs in eastern Thailand
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? The largest wildcat is the…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 26 March 2017:


~ Eyes on Washington
~ Owner of vintage clothing store charged with nine counts of selling items made from endangered species
~ Five frozen tigers found in Nghe An
~ Lebanese NGO rescues maggot-infested Siberian tiger cubs destined for a zoo in war-torn Syria
~ Tiger that killed two people in Ramnagar died the same night in captivity
~ Media reports from Indonesia and South Africa depict the realities of public interactions with big cats
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Servals are…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 19 March 2017:

~ Eyes on Washington
~ Plans are underway in China to build a national park for the Endangered Siberian tiger and Amur leopard
~ NGO exposing the wild animal trade in Lebanon
~ Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Panther Update
~ Did You Know? Cats’ eyes are…

Top News Stories for Sunday, 12 March 2017: