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PETA, exotic animal park in Oklahoma argue over tigers


August 27, 2017

WYNNEWOOD, Okla. (AP) — Officials of an animal rights organization say they're concerned about 19 tigers an exotic animal park in Oklahoma recently acquired from a Florida zoo.

Greater Wynnewood Animal Park zookeeper Joe Maldonado tells The Oklahoman the tigers legally belong to him. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals officials want the tigers to be moved to a wildlife refuge in Colorado.

Brittany Peet is PETA's director of captive animal law enforcement. She says the tigers' safety is a concern.

PETA officials say the zoo has a history of separating cubs from their mothers for p...

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