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Volunteer bitten by tiger at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue

1 month ago   |   By KETV

The volunteer was taken to a hospital for treatment of serious injuries after staff and other volunteers at Big Cat Rescue sought to stop the bleeding, according to Carole Baskin.
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Volunteer's arm 'nearly torn off' while feeding tiger at Tampa's Big Cat Rescue, Carole Baskin says

Volunteer's arm 'nearly torn off' while feeding tiger at Tampa's Big Cat Rescue, Carole Baskin says

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

TAMPA, Fla. - A volunteer at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa was seriously injured on Thursday morning when a tiger she was feeding grabbed her arm and "nearly tore it off at the shoulder," officials with the organization said.
Hillsborough County Fire Rescue was called to the park located at 12802 Easy Street in Tampa around 8:30 a.m. for the incident. A public information officer said the person's injury was serious.
Carole Baskin, the animal activist who owns Big Cat Rescue, later confirmed a woman who has been a volunteer at Big Cat Rescue for five years was feeding a tiger named Kimba when...
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