Zoo tigers will NOT escape and kill people, insists owner

April 22, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

The director of a wildlife park has defended his Bengal tigers following claims they may escape and kill people. Steve Nichols says his Bengal Tigers are under lock and key and extra safety precautions are carried out to prevent the tigers from escaping. He says it is as impossible as it can be for them to break free. I do understand people’s concerns and I wish they would come to me and I could show […]

Neighbours fear zoo’s Bengal tigers could escape and attack them

April 14, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A man living close to a wildlife sanctuary which has Bengal tigers fears the animals could escape and attack his family if the height of a fence is not increased. The Lincolnshire Wildlife Park at Friskney – formerly the Parrot Zoo – has applied to East Lindsey District Council to build a new animal house and enclosure for the centre’s Bengal tigers. The park took on larger animals in 2014 after completing a £75,000 animal […]