Pretoria hotel probing tiger's escape

Tiger moments after it was darted. (Facebook)
Tiger moments after it was darted. (Facebook)

Pretoria - Management of The Farm Inn Country Hotel and Wildlife Sanctuary is investigating to how its tiger escaped from the Silverlakes premises and went for a stroll outside.

“We are busy with investigations on how it happened. I was not present when this happened,” owner Pedro Michaletos said on Friday.

He expressed relief that the tiger was captured without incident. On Friday morning, it was seen enjoying the sights of Pretoria east before it was captured and taken back to its enclosure.

“We are very grateful that no one got hurt and the tiger is back in its cage,” he said.

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