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Man Says He Petted Zoo Cougars After Calling ‘Here, Kitty’

An Ohio man who jumped a fence to pet cougars at the Columbus zoo and posted video on YouTube says he jokingly said “Here, kitty” and moved closer when the animals seemed to respond.


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5 Escaped Exotic Animals In Ohio To Be Returned To Owner

Some of the exotic animals that escaped from a wildlife preserve in Ohio last October will be returned to their owner.


Donate To Help Captured Exotic Animals

Some of the exotic animals that escaped a farm in Zanesville, Ohio, are being kept at the Columbus Zoo. For details on how to help, visit