Tigers kill their own in Kanha, Sariska reserves, experts say its rare
Friday, March 1, 2019, 7:51 AM
A tiger in Madhya Pradesh's Kanha has reportedly cannabalised three other big cats in what wildlife experts describe as "rare" but not "unheard of" instance of cannibalism among the biggest of the big cats. On Thursday, forest officials confirmed that a male tiger in Kanha national park killed two-sub-adults and a tigress in the past month and also eaten some parts of their bodies.
In rarest of rare act, tiger kills and eats tigress' body in MP
Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 5:39 PM
A tigress was allegedly killed and eaten by a tiger in Madhya Pradesh's Kanha National Park. The incident came to light after officials found a felines skull and partially eaten paw. Stating that cannibalism is "not uncommon" among animals, the reserve's field director K Krishnamurthy said that the incident is "surprising" and falls in the 'rarest of rare' categories.