Meet Doonow the tiger

Doonow is one of seven tiger cubs that were confiscated from a wildlife trader’s house in Phnom Penh in one of the Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team’s first operations in 2001. He has grown in to a very handsome tiger [...]

Tiger close up – Camera trap @ Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

SPONSOR AN ANIMAL VISIT PHNOM TAMAO CENTER Our forest rangers work tirelessly to protect some of the world’s most endangered animals [...]

What’s your favorite place to hang out?

Here are a few of our tour guides you might recognize having a contemplative moment in Aerang tiger's favorite hang out! We just happened to be passing by the tiger area when keeper Rong was inside the enclosure to [...]

2018-04-02T03:51:30+00:00September 23rd, 2017|Categories: Phnom Tamao|Tags: , , , , , |

Cambodian Prime Minister Endorses Tiger Reintroduction Plans

The last record of tiger from Cambodia was in November 2007 from Srepok Wildlife Sanctuary, Mondulkiri. The extirpation of tiger from Cambodia was largely due to poaching, of tigers and tiger prey, for the illegal wildlife trade. Acknowledging the [...]

Tigers to be Reintroduced to Cambodia

We are excited to announce that on March 22, 2016, the Royal Government of Cambodia passed the Cambodia Tiger Action Plan (CTAP), a landmark commitment to reintroduce tigers back into Cambodia. Tigers have not been seen in Cambodia since 2007 [...]