But there is good news. Although the overall current tiger population is a fraction of the 45,000 that roamed India a century ago, their numbers are once again increasing. Official information collected by the use of camera traps, state a rise of a third in the last three years.
Will man and animal ever live side by side in peace? Surely there is enough room for all.
I hope tigers will roam the wild, rather than linger in the memory by way of a child's stuffed toy.
What does the Chinese proverb He who rides the tiger is afraid to dismount mean to you? He'll eat you, or you'll lose him?