USA has the largest numbers of ligers than any other country in the world and also the highest number of tigers in captivity compared to the tigers in any other country and even in the wild. In USA are over 15000 tigers, 10,000 lions and more 20,000 other big cat species, including ligers.
In other parts of the world, breeding ligers is illegal, but in USA someone can do anything in order to breed the ligers. Liger breeding is not legal in all the States of America, but it’s legal in the majority of the states.
These huge cats can be seen at Florida, Naples, Utah Zoo, The Hogale, Dakota and Miami zoo and animal sanctuaries also. Animal sanctuaries and several zoos have displayed these animals in various exhibitions, educational programs and shows.
People are usually delighted by such events, show them to their kids, ligers being also educational stuffs. Ligers are one of the main attractions among many zoos and animal sanctuaries. Nonetheless, these creatures help for their own finances, but also those of various zoo animals.
As the number of visitors increases because of ligers, this has a huge impact on the food available for these animals. Ligers are one of the most interesting animals today and many people come to zoos to see them. Kids especially are very curious to see them and learn new things. The question remains if it’s ethical or not.