Exotic-cat shelter offers reward in tiger shooting

Exotic-cat shelter offers reward in tiger shooting


04:51 AM CST on Monday, December 31, 2007


By MARISSA ALANIS / The Dallas Morning News


A shelter for exotic cats in Tampa, Fla., is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction for the person responsible for killing a tiger whose carcass was found in Dallas on Tuesday.

Big Cat Rescue will pass along any information it receives to authorities investigating the shooting death of the female Bengal tiger found near Interstate 35E and Overton Road. The tiger had been shot at least five times.

Anybody with information can call Scott Lope, Big Cat Rescue director of operations, at 813-323-5991 or e-mail info@bigcatrescue.org.

http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/dn/latestnews/stories/123107dnmetcatreward.28debb4.html


For the cats,

Carole Baskin, CEO of Big Cat Rescue
an Educational Sanctuary home
to more than 100 big cats
12802 Easy Street Tampa, FL  33625
813.493.4564 fax 885.4457

http://www.BigCatRescue.org MakeADifference@BigCatRescue.org

Sign our petition here:

http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/344896451?ltl=1140270431

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