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PHOTOS: Lions, tigers, leopard found in cages in Arkansas workshop

By Kenneth Heard

This article was published September 12, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

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This photo released by the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission shows a lion that was found Saturday night in an Arkansas workshop.

Map showing the location of Weiner, Arkansas

State wildlife officers will escort a transport carrying former Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus animals from Poinsett County to Memphis International Airport today after deputies found lions, tigers and a leopard in cages in a Poinsett County workshop.

Map showing the location of Weiner, Arkansas

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Print Headline: Lions, tigers, leopard to end layover in Poinsett County

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dave718 says... September 12, 2017 at 8:19 a.m.

These animals should have been sent to a sanctuary.

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Jfish says... September 12, 2017 at 10:51 a.m.

I agree, big cats were not meant to be kept in small cages and transported thousands of miles.

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BEARTRAP919 says... September 12, 2017 at 7:23 p.m.

Much ToDo over Nothing, If you think this is something, Then you should find out what all travels down the Interstate Highways every day, Your Shock Meter would go off the Scale

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