Lonely Planet Writer

Tiger cubs on show at illegal zoo in Malta

Tiger cub.
Tiger cub. Image by buitenzorger / CC BY-SA 2.0

An illegal zoo near Malta’s airport has been charging visitors €10 each to view its two tiger cubs and its puma cub. Despite a request made by Malta’s Animal Rights Parliamentary Secretariat six months ago, the police have taken no action against the Montekristo Estates zoo or its owner Charles Polidano. Read more: timesofmalta.com