Tiger takes morning stroll after escaping

Incident date: 
Mar 20 1997
Date reported: 
Mar 20 1997
Date Published: 
Mar 20 1997 - 06:00
City: 
San Antonio
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Tiger takes morning stroll after escaping
Headline: 
Tiger takes morning stroll after escaping
Summary: 

A tiger climbed a 10-foot fence at the Wild Animal Orphanage and escaped. The 300-pound Bengal tiger took a bath in a gully filled with water, killed a duck and ostrich, and wounded a llama. The tiger was eventually tranquilized and returned to her pen.

Publication: 
San Antonio Express-News
Author: 
Anita McDivtt