Tigers Get in Festive Spirit with Candy Canes at London Zoo.

Sumatran tigers at the London Zoo played with traditional candy cane decorations mounted on posts in their enclosure as the zoo started celebrating the Christmas season.

The tigers, Asim and Gaysha, were also treated to festive Hessian 'Santa sacks,' perfumed with ginger, nutmeg, and cinnamon.

Asim, the male, sniffed the sacks curiously before lying down to give the items a closer look.

The female, Gaysha, appeared to dislike the new decorations and tore down some of the scented candy canes with her teeth.

(Reuters)

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