WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - I had a chance to meet Leah, a tiger cub at McCarthy's Wildlife Sanctuary in Palm Beach County and was reminded about the ongoing fight to keep tigers from disappearing forever.
Mark McCarthy said, "Unfortunately for the tiger there are probably more tigers in captivity now than in the wild and the lion population is being decimated quickly ." Click here for another perspective.
We live in a small world, one made smaller each day because of human ingenuity and modern communications. Future generations may well ask why all that ingenuity didn't allow us the vision, caring and effort to spare our natural world.