Zookeeper bitten and clawed by leopard

Incident date: 
Oct 31 1999
Date reported: 
Oct 31 1999
Date Published: 
Oct 31 1999 - 05:00
City: 
Buffalo
State: 
New York
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Zookeeper bitten and clawed by leopard
Headline: 
Zookeeper bitten and clawed by leopard
Summary: 

A keeper at Buffalo Zoo was bitten and clawed by a clouded leopard when she entered its cage for cleaning. The incident happened in front of zoo visitors. The woman was treated for wounds to her leg.

Publication: 
Associated Press