Vicky Keahy, president of InSync Exotics, visitsTacoma, a 13-year-old Siberian tiger, in his enclosure at InSync Exotics animal preserve Monday, March 18, 2013, in Wylie, Texas. Tacoma is the first ... more 
Vicky Keahy, president of InSync Exotics, visitsTacoma, a 13-year-old Siberian tiger, in his enclosure at InSync Exotics animal preserve Monday, March 18, 2013, in Wylie, Texas. Tacoma is the first tiger in the US to go through a nerve surgery to alleviate pain caused from hip dysplasia. Keahy rescues tigers, lions, cheetahs and other exotic animals that people thought they could keep as pets. (AP Photo/John L. Mone) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By John L. Mone
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 11:03 AM EDT