Argentine zoo probed for visitors in animal cages claim

Tigers at Lujan Zoo.

Tigers at Lujan Zoo. Image by Beatrice Murch / CC BY 2.0

Lujan Zoo outside Buenos Aires is under investigation and is facing possible closure over photographs that show visitors posing inside the cages of lions, tigers and brown bears. Zoo officials say the animals' docile dispositions are due to training and have denied allegations of drugging them in order to allow humans inside to interact with them. Read more:

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