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    Tokyo zoo practices tiger escape drill

    Tokyo International Party

    The image made me laugh, but i'm glad that the staff took it very serious

    TOKYO, JAPAN (CBS) - Costumed staff at a Tokyo area zoo tried to imitate an escaping tiger on Tuesday as part of a drill to prepare staff for dealing with an escaped animal.

    The drill is designed to simulate an earthquake and sets up a scenario in which a Siberian Tiger breaks free in order to test the staff's response to recapturing it.

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