Zoo owner shares more details on jaguar attack

Incident date: 
Thu, 02/05/2004
Date reported: 
Thu, 02/05/2004
Date Published: 
Sat, 02/05/2005 (All day)
City: 
Thurmont
State: 
Maryland
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Zoo owner shares more details on jaguar attack
Summary: 

A jaguar at the Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo mauled an employee.  The Director of Frederick County Animal control said the jaguar opened the door between the outdoor and indoor enclosures to attack the employee.  She was hospitalized and the jaguar was quarantined for rabies.

Publication: 
The Gazette
Author: 
Jeremy Hauck