Tiger tug of war! Zoo gives visitors the chance to test their strength against big cats
The odds might be stacked against them, but there is no shortage of volunteers willing to take on a zoo's unusual challenge - to play tug-of-war with a tiger.
Visitors to Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay, Florida, are being given the chance to play with some of the most world's most fearsome animals.
In each contest, volunteers take a rope in their hands and a tiger tries to pull it from them with its mouth.
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