Zoo animals escape German zoo, some are captured in the afternoon

Five dangerous predators including two lions two tigers and a jaguar escaped from a zoo in Lunebach western Germany. A jaguar

Early reports from the regional broadcaster SWR suggested that lions and pumas had escaped, but officers later confirmed that the big cats were lions, tigers, and a jaguar.

The animals were believed to still be in the zoo's ground, but residents in the area, near the Luxembourg border, were advised to stay indoors.

A large search operation was carried out, involving the fire services, the police and veterinarians, the spokesman said. The five big cats were found within the confines of the park and were recaptured in the afternoon.

Many residents were busy on Friday clearing muddy water from their cellars and removing trees downed by the severe storm.

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It was not clear how and when the animals escaped.

The Eifel zoo, owned by the Wallpott family, is home to around 400 animals, also including a Siberian tiger.

A bear, however, was shot dead after flooding triggered by heavy rains swept away the fencing for its enclosure, allowing it to escape.

Two years ago two lions broke out of their cages in a zoo in Leipzig, one was safely captured whilst the other was shot dead.

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