Escaped tiger still eluding Mexican authorities

It’s not like they’re a common sight or easy to miss, but a tiger that escaped from a zoo in Mexico in October is still on the run.

Bengal Tiger. Image by Wilfred Hdez / CC BY 2.0.

A tiger is still on the run in Mexico. Image by Wilfred Hdez / CC BY 2.0

Ankor slipped out of his eco park home near Acapulco on 26 October and has stayed one step of ahead of worried officials ever since. So far he’s survived on calves and dogs and shown no interest in humans, allegedly even walking straight past a local fisherman, the only person to have reported a sighting, but park authorities are keen to recapture him, preferably alive. Read more:

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