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'Rare' tiger exposed as circus fugitive

China Daily | Updated: 2008-03-25 07:26

CHANGSHA: The big cat first captured on film by a TV station worker in a forest of Hunan province was identified yesterday as a Siberian tiger that had escaped from a circus.

The animal was initially thought to be a rare South China tiger.

A photographer with the Pingjiang county TV station told the local forestry bureau "he had unintentionally captured a big animal on film" last Wednesday and asked for help identifying it.

'Rare' tiger exposed as circus fugitive

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