Zoo Tiger Killed After Typical Tiger Fight.

Bala tiger

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USA -Tampa Bay Times

Tiger dies at Busch Gardens after altercation with her brother.

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Busch Gardens on Tuesday announced the death of Bala, a 13-year old Bengal tiger who “incurred a major injury from an atypical interaction with her brother,” according to the park.

“Her wounds were too great and she was humanely euthanized,” a park statement said. “A full necropsy is underway and the team will know more about her passing once test results have been received.”

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US Busch Gardens zoo failed to create a safe environment for a tiger, that got into a zoo-typical fight with another tiger, this time her brother.

The result: severe wounds.

The zoo decided to euthanize her, in a state where euthanisation of humans is forbidden.

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