Meow Mix: Texans Are Wild About Exotic Cats, but at What Cost?

Incident date: 
Fri, 08/04/2000
Date reported: 
Fri, 08/04/2000
Date Published: 
Fri, 08/04/2000 (All day)
City: 
Los Ebanos
State: 
Texas
Name: 
Meow Mix: Texans Are Wild About Exotic Cats, but at What Cost?
Headline: 
Meow Mix: Texans Are Wild About Exotic Cats, but at What Cost?
Summary: 

The owner of a pet tiger believes his tiger died due to poisoning. On December 5th, footprints were found near the lion's cage and the lion, Simba, manifested signs of poisoning. The veterinarian could not assist as he did not have expertise in treating exotic animals.

Publication: 
Austin Chronicle
Author: 
Cheryl Smith