Houston police say some individuals who went into an deserted house to smoke marijuana discovered a caged tiger.
They referred to as police on Monday and the foremost offender animal cruelty unit and animal shelter volunteers arrived on the scene. Authorities nicknamed the tiger “Tyson” after the film “The Hangover.”
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Officers inform KHOU-TV the tiger was properly fed, however the cage was secured by a nylon strap and screwdriver. Officers say it may simply open and the tiger may have gone on a “rampage.”
The tiger was taken to an animal shelter and will probably be transferred to an undisclosed animal sanctuary in Texas.
It’s authorized to personal a tiger in Texas if the proprietor has a wild sport allow. However it’s unlawful to have a tiger in Houston.
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