Exotic Animals Escape From Wildlife Preserve In Ohio

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Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: A sign warns passing motorists about exotic animals on the loose from a wildlife preserve Oct. 19, 2011 in Zanesville, Ohio. Muskingum County Animal Farm owner Terry Thompson was found dead Tuesday evening after deputies received calls reporting wild animals on the loose west of Zanesville. The preserve kept exotic animals such as lions, tigers, cheetahs, wolves, bears, giraffes and camels. Authorities said that approximately 30 of the 48 animals from the farm were shot and killed as a team of more than 50 officials patrolled the area Tuesday night.
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(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: An Ohio State Highway Patrol officer drives past a sign warning of the exotic animals on the loose from a wildlife preserve in Zanesville.
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(Photo by Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: Muskingum County Sheriff deputies patrol the entrance to the property where exotic animals escaped from a wildlife preserve in Zanesville.
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(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: A truck driver gets in his truck near the entrance of the property where exotic animals escaped from a wildlife preserve in Zanesville.
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(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: A truck and trailer owned by the The Wilds, a wildlife conservation center, leaves the property where exotic animals escaped in Zanesville.
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(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: A Falls Township truck drives towards the property where exotic animals escaped from a wildlife preserve in Zanesville.
(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)
Police Hunt Down Dozens Of Exotic Animals On Loose From Wildlife Preserve
ZANESVILLE, OH - OCTOBER 19: A barn stands on the property from where exotic animals escaped a wildlife preserve in Zanesville.
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One Comment

  1. sandy mason says:

    breaks my heart to see and think of those animals being murdered like that and so fast
    no one should be allowed to keep those magnificint creatures, there are people out there who are really sick…please leave the animals alone(these were hand fed) and put your guns away ….xxx

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