MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Neighbors are growling about a plan to bring tigers to an area near Malibu.
Two sisters are seeking Ventura County planning permission to build a fenced facility to house up to five tigers in unincorporated Deer Creek Canyon. So far, no decision has been made.
The Los Angeles Times says the sisters currently own two white Bengal tigers that have appeared in many ads, TV shows and even a video by rapper 50 Cent.
The area is zoned to allow the keeping of wild animals.
However, the Times say neighbors are worried that a tiger could get out and devour their livestock, pets, or them. In recent weeks they've brought in lawyers, organized a protest and even started a Facebook page called No Tigers in Malibu.
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