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Japan: Tokyo's Tama Zoo stages escaped animal drill with man in snow leopard costume

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 10 Feb 2015.

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    The Tama Zoo on the western outskirts of Tokyo staged a drill to train staff what to do in the event of an animal escape. A staff member dressed as a snow leopard "escaped its enclosure" and knocked over a member of staff. One of our staff being knocked down, injured and then being knocked unconscious and going into cardiac arrest was a part of that," Tama zoological park director, Yutaka Fukada ... More...