Relatives sue animal refuge after tiger attacks 4-year-old

Incident date: 
Fri, 05/07/1999
Date reported: 
Fri, 05/07/1999
Date Published: 
Fri, 05/07/1999 (All day)
City: 
Harris County
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Relatives sue animal refuge after tiger attacks 4-year-old
Headline: 
Relatives sue animal refuge after tiger attacks 4-year-old
Summary: 

Two sisters were posing for a photo near a tiger at the county fair when the tiger suddenly attacked the 4-year-old girl. The Bridgeport Nature Center, an animal refuge caring for approximately 65 big cats, brought the tiger to exhibit at the fair.

Publication: 
Amarillo Globe-News
Author: 
Associated Press