Posts Tagged ‘circus’

Police suspect giraffe in circus breakout

July 1, 2008

(Editor’s Note: police believe suspect *may* have been using a disguise)

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Fifteen camels, two zebras and several llamas and pot-bellied pigs escaped from a circus visiting Amsterdam early Monday, police said.

“We suspect that a giraffe kicked open a pen,” Dutch police said in a statement, adding that the animals did not get far before they were rounded up and returned to the circus.


Chinese acrobats have crazy balance and agility

June 25, 2008

Performing on a Russian bar.