Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

Brazilian animal lover, concerned about the gradual disappearance of the tigers, to dwell in his house seven predators. The man sure pets do not pose a risk to his family members.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

Eight years ago, a resident of the Brazilian region of Maringa (Maringa) - Borges Ari (Ary Borges) - bought two employees of the circus tigers, to free them from participating in presentations.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

The man placed the animals in a makeshift reserve built in its own gardens, and has launched a breeding program. According to the Brazilian, after a few years, he wanted to release all the tigers in freedom and thus resist their extermination.

However, recent animal lovers had to curtail its program of breeding, as a makeshift zoo attracted the attention of the authorities.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

Officials said Borges, he does not have permission to keeping and breeding carnivores of the cat family.

After receiving an official letter indicating the close nature reserve, Ari was not upset: he lodged seven tigers in his house, and later became the paperwork to open a new zoo.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

Now in his cottage living as family members, as well as predators.

Sam animal lover does not see anything strange or dangerous, and even allows big cats to eat with the household.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

"Once the tigers are born, we started to feed them, so that their instincts can be called passive. I consider them part of the family and can not imagine life without these animals, "- says Borges.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

His daughter - 20-year-old Nayarit, 23-year-old Uyara and 24-year-old Disanira - fully shared his father's beliefs. Girls are walking striped pets in the garden and feed them by hand.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

"I regularly swim with tiger Tom to help him stay in shape - boasts Nayarit. - It comes only with me "in the pool.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

The owner of the zoo is so confident in the "passive instincts" of animals that allows little granddaughter to ride on the back of one of the animals.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

But not all family members are experiencing the delight of the presence in the house of predators. Uyary husband and father-year-old girl - Rafael - afraid that sooner or later such entertainment will end tragically.

Animal lover lodged in his house seven tigers

"I believe that the close contact with the carnivores would lead to death. I am very afraid for my daughter, so I try to meet with her grandfather as little as possible ", - he said.