Group rescues pet tigers, says private ownership should end

Incident date: 
Me, 03/02/2005
Date reported: 
Me, 03/02/2005
Date Published: 
Me, 03/02/2005 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Pahrump
State: 
Nevada
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Group rescues pet tigers, says private ownership should end
Summary: 

A pet leopard bit off the tip of a woman's finger.

Publication: 
myplainview.com/Associated Press
Auteur: 
Angie Wagner

Leopard attacks, injures zoo worker

Incident date: 
Je, 03/11/2004
Date reported: 
Je, 03/11/2004
Date Published: 
Je, 03/11/2004 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Reno
State: 
Nevada
Catégorie: 
Escape
Nom: 
Leopard attacks, injures zoo worker
Headline: 
Leopard attacks, injures zoo worker
Summary: 

While volunteering at Sierra Safari Zoo, a woman was bitten by a leopard. The incident occurred when the volunteer removed a food bowl from the leopard's cage.

Publication: 
Reno Gazette
Auteur: 
Don Cox

Tigers Spotted on Vegas Rooftop

Incident date: 
Lu, 10/28/2002
Date reported: 
Lu, 10/28/2002
Date Published: 
Lu, 10/28/2002 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Las Vegas
State: 
Nevada
Catégorie: 
Escape
Nom: 
Tigers Spotted on Vegas Rooftop
Headline: 
Tigers Spotted on Vegas Rooftop
Summary: 

Animal control was called by residents who reported seeing tiger cubs loose on a neighbor's roof.

Publication: 
KLAS-TV

Tiger bites Omaha zoo veterinarian

Incident date: 
Me, 02/11/2009
Date reported: 
Me, 02/11/2009
Date Published: 
Me, 02/11/2009 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Omaha
State: 
Nebraska
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Tiger bites Omaha zoo veterinarian
Headline: 
Tiger bites Omaha zoo veterinarian
Summary: 

While performing a routine medical examination on an unconscious tiger, a veterinarian was bitten by the tiger. The veterinarian was taken to the hospital and treated for his serious condition.

Publication: 
Omaha World-Herald
Auteur: 
Joel Fulton

Cheetah Escape Baffles Mo. Zoo Officials

Incident date: 
Me, 11/21/2007
Date reported: 
Me, 11/21/2007
Date Published: 
Me, 11/21/2007 (Toute la journée)
City: 
St. Louis
State: 
Missouri
Catégorie: 
Escape
Nom: 
Cheetah Escape Baffles Mo. Zoo Officials
Headline: 
Cheetah Escape Baffles Mo. Zoo Officials
Summary: 

A visitor at the St. Louis Zoo reported to a zoo employee that a cheetah was on the loose. Zoo veterinarians and workers were able to secure the cougar and no person was harmed. This was the third time a cheetah escaped from the exhibit and the zoo remained unsure how the escape happened.

Publication: 
Cheetah Escape Baffles Mo. Zoo Officials
Auteur: 
Associated Press

Police respond to loose lions in Beltrami County

Incident date: 
Je, 04/15/2010
Date reported: 
Je, 04/15/2010
Date Published: 
Je, 04/15/2010 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Bemidji
State: 
Minnesota
Catégorie: 
Escape
Nom: 
Police respond to loose lions in Beltrami County
Headline: 
Police respond to loose lions in Beltrami County
Summary: 

Two young lions escaped from a private zoo. The lions were playing in a temporary pen and their combined weight allowed them to bump open a gate. A person reported the lions loose in the yard wrestling with a dog in a resident's yard.

Publication: 
Fox21News
Auteur: 
Associated Press

Tiger trainer was fearless, but one cat was a killer Pine County mauling death is Minnesota's first fatality in a string of animal attacks

Incident date: 
Sa, 04/08/2006
Date reported: 
Sa, 04/08/2006
City: 
Pine County
State: 
Minnesota
Catégorie: 
Human Death
Nom: 
Tiger trainer was fearless, but one cat was a killer Pine County mauling death is Minnesota's first fatality in a string of animal attacks
Headline: 
Tiger trainer was fearless, but one cat was a killer Pine County mauling death is Minnesota's first fatality in a string of animal attacks
Summary: 

A 52-year-old woman and longtime exotic animal trainer was found dead at her home where she kept tigers and other animals. Officers found an enclosure gate open and it was thought the tiger escaped through this opening.

Publication: 
St. Paul Pioneer Pres
Auteur: 
Rick Linsk

A jungle of confusion: tigers in Minnesota

Incident date: 
Me, 05/25/2005
Date reported: 
Me, 05/25/2005
Date Published: 
Me, 05/25/2005 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Underwood
State: 
Minnesota
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
A jungle of confusion: tigers in Minnesota
Headline: 
A jungle of confusion: tigers in Minnesota
Summary: 

At Grant Oly's Tiger Zone, four tigers mauled a 37-year-old woman. The woman was cleaning the tiger's pen.

Auteur: 
Erin Galbally

Tiger-keeper faces possible fine, jail time

Incident date: 
Ve, 02/20/2004
Date reported: 
Ve, 02/20/2004
Date Published: 
Ve, 02/20/2004 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Red Wing
State: 
Minnesota
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Tiger-keeper faces possible fine, jail time
Headline: 
Tiger-keeper faces possible fine, jail time
Summary: 

Tiger-Zone, a business based in Red Wing, Minnesota, has been involved in a series of incidents resulting in injuries to visitors. In these incidents, a pregnant woman and four teenagers were injured.  

Publication: 
Post Bulletin
Auteur: 
Associated Press

Detroit Zoo worker survives lion attack

Incident date: 
Lu, 05/26/2008
Date reported: 
Lu, 05/26/2008
Date Published: 
Lu, 05/26/2008 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Detroit
State: 
Michigan
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Detroit Zoo worker survives lion attack
Headline: 
Detroit Zoo worker survives lion attack
Summary: 

As a zoo worker moved a lion from an outdoor viewing area to an indoor habitat, the lion attacked him. The lion bit and clawed the man while the man fought back with pepper spray to fend off the lion.

Publication: 
UPI.com