Loading...

Inside The Exotic Animal Trade in America - The Plight of Tigers in The U.S.

34,410 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Nov 4, 2011

http://www.mslaw.edu Twenty one states allow the ownership of exotic animals as pets and there are no federal regulations preventing you from owning a tiger; in fact you can purchase a cub for about the same price as a labrador retriever, but what do you do with it when it becomes a five hundred pound man eater.

There are an estimated fifteen thousand tigers in the US and around thirty two hundred in the wild; Assistant Dean Diane Sullivan talks with Carole Baskin, founder and CEO of Big Cat Rescue, Rose Church, CEO of World Council for Animal Rights, Adam Roberts, Executive VP of Born Free USA and Grace Ge Gabriel, Regional Director of IFAW Asia about the plight of the tiger and what we can do to help in this episode of the Massachusetts School of Law's Educational Forum.

In the wake of the exotic animal tragedy in Zanesville, Ohio, the Educational Forum takes a closer look at the plight of tigers in the US and the exotic animal trade in America.


The Massachusetts School of Law also presents information on important current affairs to the general public in television and radio broadcasts, an intellectual journal, conferences, author appearances, blogs and books.


THE MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOL OF LAW IS NEW ENGLAND’S MOST AFFORDABLE AND DIVERSE LAW SCHOOL. We are dedicated to growing tomorrow’s leaders; empowering them with professional skills taught by instructors with real world experience, in a fun supportive campus environment.
_

➡YOUR FUTURE STARTS HERE! Learn More at http://MSLaw.EDU


Connect with MSLaw:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MSLAndover
Twitter: http://Twitter.com/EDU_video
Visit our site: http://MSLaw.edu


and - Subscribe to our Videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...

-~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
The History of Iran / US Relations: "American Imperialism - Stephen Kinzer on Overthrow Part 2: Vietnam, Iran and Chile"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7wEC...
-~-~~-~~~-~~-~-

Loading...

to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...