Tiger bites man at animal sanctuary

first_imgACTON – A man was critically injured when a tiger bit him repeatedly at an animal sanctuary run by actress Tippi Hedren. The 40-year-old man was attacked Monday afternoon at Shambala Preserve, on the edge of the Mojave Desert about 40 miles northeast of Los Angeles. A county fire dispatcher said the victim was airlifted to a hospital in critical but stable condition. The preserve is an 80-acre wildlife habitat for endangered big cats. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREPettersson scores another winner, Canucks beat KingsHedren, who starred in the Alfred Hitchcock movie “The Birds,” founded the preserve in the 1970s.last_img read more