|White-tiger owner killed in attack
By Associated Press, 11/22/98
NEWBERRY, Fla. - A Maine native who owned a rare white Bengal
tiger was killed by her pet six weeks after the animal fatally attacked its trainer.
Doris Guay, who moved to Florida from Biddeford, Maine, was leading
That's when the cat lunged without warning and bit her neck, authorities said. Paramedics said she died instantly.
''This was a completely unprovoked attack,'' said Alachua County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Jim Troiano.
The cat was then shot to death by the Alachua County Sheriff's Office
The woman's husband, Ron Guay, co-owner of the tiger, was nearby in both attacks. He gave permission to shoot the animal.
The Guays, owners of Ron and Joy Holiday's Cat Dancers, toured the