Even a big cat can"t resist a snowball fight! Daseep the Sumatran tiger gets her claws out in game with keepers

Even a big cat can't resist a snowball fight! Daseep the Sumatran tiger gets her claws out in game with keepers The two-year-old tried catching the snowballs with her mouth and paws She did not want to stay in her heated pen but explore her first deep snow Staff at Dudley Zoological Gardens have used sledges to transport bedding and food to its 1,300 animals after inches of snow fell in recent days By Becky Evans PUBLISHED: 19:04 GMT, 23 January 2013 | UPDATED: 09:03 GMT, 24 January 2013 She may originally hail from the tropical rainforests of Indonesia but that did not stop tigress Daseep getting stuck into a snowball fight. Instead of waiting for room service in her heated enclosure, the two-year-old Sumatran tiger wanted to explore the first deep snow she had seen. Keepers at Dudley Zoological Gardens kept her entertained by playing the unusual game of catch.

Gibraltar plans to get rid of half of famous 300-strong colony of apes

'They've lost their fear of humans': Gibraltar to get rid of HALF its 300-strong monkey colony Environment minister: 'They regard humans as a source of rich food'Grandmother was bitten while pushing her baby grandson in a pramGet Our Monkeys Back To Nature bid to teach people not to feed primates Scheme includes possible 'relocation of up to 120 monkeys to north Africa' | UPDATED: 07:49 GMT, 28 November 2012 Pest: Although friendly charming and inquisitive the wild Barbary Macaques are increasingly running riot through the towns streets Almost half of Gibraltar’s famous monkeys could be shipped off the Rock as they are considered 'fearless' of humans. Although friendly, charming and inquisitive, the wild Barbary Macaques are increasingly running riot through the town’s streets. ‘They’ve lost their fear of humans and regard them as a source of rich food,’ said Gibraltar’s Environment Minister Dr John Cortes.