Transcript for Missing tiger roaming around Houston found safe
We are back now with that missing tiger. Well, it has been found. Last seen on the loose in a Houston neighborhood. It is now at a sanctuary, and our zohreen shah is there. Reporter: This morning, after a week-long search, India the tiger now safe at the 1,400-acre Cleveland aimry black beauty ranch in north Texas. Our goal is to provide him the best quality of life for the rest of his life. Reporter: India was surrendered Saturday night by Victor Cuevas' wife. He was the one last seen with the tiger in Houston where pet tigers are illegal. It's somebody's pet. Reporter: He was India's owner, even though his lawyer has denied he is. He loaded India onto a white truck, and took off, arrested the next day for evading authorities. Tigers are endangered, but according to the humane society of the U.S., there are more captive tigers than the roughly 3,000 wild tigers left in India. Animal advocates pushing for the passing of the big cat public safety act to ban private ownership nationwide. It is a public health issue, and also an inhumane situation for these tigers. They are wild animals. They should not be in people's
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