Circus tiger bites man's hand

NewsflarePublished: November 23, 2017110 views
Published: November 23, 2017

Horrifying footage has emerged from China of an elderly man's hand being bitten by a circus tiger when he tries to feed it in a cage.

The video, filmed in Xichuan County in central Henan Province on November 22, shows the pensioner putting both his hands into separate cages to feed a lion and a tiger.

However, the hungry tiger suddenly bites the man's hand after it finishes the food and refuses to let it go.

An onlooker saves him by using a long wooden poles to hit the tiger.

According to local reports, the animals were delivered to the town by a circus group for a performance.

The pensioner was sent to hospital for emergency treatment.

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