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Siberian Tiger Kills Swiss Handler As Visitors Watch, Will Not Be Euthanized

The zoo insisted the animal was only following her “natural instincts” reacting to an intruder in her territory. A tiger that killed its handler in front of horrified visitors at a Swiss Zoo will not be euthanized. Irina, a five-year-old Siberian tigress, mauled her 55-year-old zookeeper to death on Saturday, Zurich Zoo confirmed. Witnesses raised […]

Siberian Tiger Kills Swiss Handler As Visitors Watch, Will Not Be Euthanized

The zoo insisted the animal was only following her “natural instincts” reacting to an intruder in her territory. A tiger that killed its handler in front of horrified visitors at a Swiss Zoo will not be euthanized. Irina, a five-year-old Siberian tigress, mauled her 55-year-old zookeeper to death on Saturday, Zurich Zoo confirmed. Witnesses raised […]

‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic’s Zoo Under Animal Welfare Investigation

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It was only a matter of time before another Tiger King & Joe Exotic zoo animal welfare investigation took place. The Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park in Oklahoma—which was formerly owned by the Netflix docuseries star—has been the source of endless controversy ever since Tiger King aired. Now, animal-rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals […]

‘Tiger King’ Zoo Accused of Animal Neglect, Massive Fly Problem

Exclusive Details Joe Exotic‘s former zoo in Oklahoma is being investigated over concerns for the welfare of its animals — specifically the lions — but Jeff Lowe says everything’s being done right to take care of them … but it’s a challenge. TMZ’s learned a whistleblower provided PETA with photos and video of lions at […]

‘Tiger King’ Alleged Hitman Allen Glover Arrested for DUI-Related Offense

Exclusive Details Allen Glover — the man allegedly hired by ‘Tiger King’ star Joe Exotic in his failed plot to kill Carole Baskin — is in trouble of his own now … he got busted in Oklahoma. Glover was arrested by Valley Brook police Sunday morning on a DUI-related charge. We’re told Glover was parked […]

‘Tiger King’s Jeff Lowe to Star in Reality TV Show About His New Zoo

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This reality star isn’t too worried about leaving Joe Exotic’s zoo behind, and that’s because Tiger King’s Jeff Lowe will star in his own zoo’s reality TV show soon. Not so long after taking over Joe’s Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park, Jeff and his wife, Lauren Lowe, “are now signed for a reality TV show” […]

‘Tiger King’ Star Jeff Lowe Says Carole Baskin’s Getting Ghosts with OK Zoo

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Carole Baskin is getting more than she bargained for now that she’s won control of Joe Exotic‘s old zoo — Jeff Lowe says it’s got at least one skeleton in the closet!!! Like, for real. Jeff and his wife, Lauren, told us Carole’s court victory is a little hollow for […]

‘Tiger King’ Plot Twist: Carole Baskin Now Owns Joe Exotic’s Zoo

'Tiger King' Plot Twist: Carole Baskin Now Owns Joe Exotic’s Zoo

Netflix Carole Baskin and Joe Exotic Joe Exotic’s nemesis Carole Baskin, the owner of Big Cat Rescue, just scored a big win in court: She is now the owner of the Tiger King’s Oklahoma zoo. TMZ reports that Carole won a $1-million judgment against Joe, real name Joseph Maldonado-Passage, and his mother several years ago […]

Carole Baskin Wins Joe Exotic’s Zoo From Jeff Lowe: ‘Tiger King’ Netflix

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After the drama in Netflix’s Tiger King, Carole Baskin won Joe Exotic’s zoo from Jeff Lowe. Yes—Carole now owns the zoo of her archnemesis, and we can’t wait to hear about Joe’s reaction. According to Courthouse News, U.S. District Judge Scott L. Palk ruled in Oklahoma City that Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue was granted ownership […]

‘Tiger King’ Comic Book, First Pages of Joe Exotic Origin Story

Joe Exotic‘s meteoric rise from farm boy to ‘Tiger King’ fame is all laid out in an upcoming comic book … and TMZ has the first look at Joe’s origin story and its special edition cover. TMZ obtained a couple pages from Michael Frizell and TidalWave Production’s new project, “Infamous Tiger King,” which hits the […]