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Brave enough? This Zoo in Chile lets you tickle a lion's tummy

Oct 31, 2014    

Rancagua (Chile): Dare ya, double dare ya, to tickle a lion's belly. Or touch his menacing claws.A zoo in Chile gives thrill seekers a chance to do just that, albeit while comfy and snug in the safety of a cage mounted on a safari truck.Atop it, lured by a slap of fresh red meat, is the mighty heaving feline.Welcome to the Safari zoo in Rancangua in central Chile, where vehicles takes visitors on a drive through a 2-hectare (5 acre) enclosure that is home to six lions.Travelers ride inside the caged-in back of the truck.Then it's up to the lions to decide what they feel like doing: ambling up ...

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