The furry felines are added as part of Singapore Zoo’s collection planning process and to ensure genetic diversity is maintained.
A flurry of felines - including white tigers, cheetahs and an African lion – have been added to Singapore Zoo’s cat collection to
maintain genetic diversity with new bloodlines, said the Singapore Zoo in a media release on Tuesday (Mar 3). READ MORE
February 5, 2015
New White Tiger Births !
Japan shows off four rare white tiger cubs. The cubs are the offspring of equally rare white tigers Rocky and Carla.
White tigers - which are believed to be Bengal tigers with a pigmentation variation - are very rare in the wild as they fail to
blend in with their surroundings. There are believed to be between 100 and 200 worldwide. READ MORE
January 19, 2015
New White Tiger Mom !
The male cub at five pounds is slightly heavier than his sister who weighs four and a half pounds, yet the female at 19.5 inches is slightly longer than her brother at 19 inches. The two can also be told apart because the male has darker stripes than his sister. READ MORE
November 6, 2014
Jungle Island welcomes 2 baby white tigers
MIAMI - Jungle Island is celebrating the birth of two White tigers who were each born weighing in at a
little over three pounds. The male and female cubs have blue-gray eyes, white and brown strips and are
expected to grow up to weigh anywhere from 500-600 pounds.
Jungle Island is inviting the public to help it choose a name for each of the tigers, also known as white
Bengal tigers. Name choices include Ananda (Bliss), Samudra (Ocean), Jyoti (Auspicious Flame) and
The rare 15-week-old white tiger cubs showed no signs of jetlag despite travelling from their birthplace
in Japan to Dreamworld this week. They pounced on their first touch of fame on Wednesday as media
and local dignitaries lapped up the little big cats' first public appearances. READ MORE
March 22, 2016
White Tiger Safari Park to open.
Bhopal : Public Relations and Energy Minister Rajendra Shukla flagged off 2 LED-equipped publicity vans from the entry gate of Mukundpur white tiger safari in Satna district today.
The publicity vans will tour urban and rural areas of Rewa and Satna district and apprise people of history of white tiger, construction of white tiger safari and its inauguration on April 3. Shukla said that publicity vans will be able to convey information about world’s first white tiger safari to the masses. He said that through the vans, people will become aware of Vindhya’s identity and history of white tiger. READ MORE
June 3, 2016
White Tiger as 2018 Olympics Mascot
A cheerful white tiger cub was unveiled yesterday as the official mascot for South Korea’s 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Tigers traditionally represent the country and the white tiger is considered sacred there, organizers of the Pyeongchang Winter
Olympics said. The mascot was named “Soohorang,” a combination of the Korean words for protection and tiger.. READ MORE
NFL Football Team unveils new uniforms taken after the Royal White Tiger
The Cincinnati Bengals today unveiled the Color Rush uniforms they will wear in their nationally televised Thursday Night Football game against the Miami Dolphins on Sept. 29. Bengals players Geno Atkins, Carlos Dunlap and Tyler Boyd modeled the uniforms during the unveiling at the Cincinnati Zoo’s white tiger exhibit. The uniforms resemble the look of the zoo’s famous white tigers with white pants and jerseys accented with black stripes. READ MORE
December 6, 2016
Wildlife World Zoo's new baby white tiger gives tour of nursery.
Here's a dose of cuteness for your work week. Say hello to Peppermint, the approximately 3-month-old baby white tiger, who lives in the Valley at Wildlife World Zoo. Peppermint and her other cub friends receive around-the-clock care in the zoo's baby animal nursery where they live. READ MORE
January 8, 2017
White tiger wins "Most Popular Animal" in zoo contest.
Civa Sumac is the first white Bengal tigress born in captivity in at the zoo. She is two and a half-year-old and weighs 128 kilograms. The award ceremony was held after hundreds of families voted for their favorite animal through the Zoo's official Facebook page. READ MORE
April 28, 2017
Zoo unveils white tiger cubs
An Austrian zoo is boasting a brood of rare cubs. Four white tiger cubs made their debut at Weisser Zoo in
Kernhof on Wednesday. Falco, Toto, Mia and Mautzi weighed just two pounds apiece when born last month, but
are now tipping the scale at 11 pounds. The zoo director said he is overjoyed by the four bundles of joy. READ MORE
February 8, 2018
2018 Olympic's very proud to have the White Tiger as mascot.
The Olympic mascot is always an animal or character that's symbolic of the host country and its culture. This year, the 2018 Winter Olympics is taking place in PyeongChang, South Korea, which is really, really cold. According to Olympic.org, white tigers have traditionally popped up in Korean folktales in the form of a guardian or protector. Tigers also symbolize trust and strength. (Cool little bonus, the color white is seasonally appropriate for the Winter Games, which take place in snowy, icy places. Obvi.) READ MORE