Part I: Boy Attacked by Tiger, Lion in Minn.

Incident date: 
Thu, 06/23/2005
Date reported: 
Thu, 06/23/2005
Date Published: 
Thu, 06/23/2005 (All day)
City: 
Royalton
State: 
Minnesota
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Boy Attacked by Tiger, Lion in Minn.
Summary: 

A 10-year-old boy was mauled by a lion while visiting a private menagerie with his father.  The menagerie's owner slightly opened the door of a tiger cage when the tiger pushed its way out and attacked the boy. The owner was able to pull the tiger off the young boy, but another lion moved in. Eleven big cats were kept at the facility. 

Publication: 
Fox News
Author: 
Associated Press