Photos of a thin tiger and lion at Beijing Zoo have caused a stir online,  but zoo officials insist the animals suffer from genetic defects, not neglect. Photos: Beijing Times Photos of a thin tiger and lion at Beijing Zoo have caused a stir online,  but zoo officials insist the animals suffer from genetic defects, not neglect. Photos: Beijing Times
Photos of a thin tiger and lion at Beijing Zoo have caused a stir online, but zoo officials insist the animals suffer from genetic defects, not neglect. Photos: Beijing Times

Gaunt lion and tiger at Beijing Zoo not neglected, just inbred, says official

Photos of a thin tiger and lion at Beijing Zoo have caused a stir online,  but zoo officials insist the animals suffer from genetic defects, not neglect. Photos: Beijing Times Photos of a thin tiger and lion at Beijing Zoo have caused a stir online,  but zoo officials insist the animals suffer from genetic defects, not neglect. Photos: Beijing Times
Photos of a thin tiger and lion at Beijing Zoo have caused a stir online, but zoo officials insist the animals suffer from genetic defects, not neglect. Photos: Beijing Times
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