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Truck Stop Tiger Wins Freedom

May
13,
2011
10

After 10 years of life in a cage, Tony the truck stop tiger has won his freedom.  The Siberian Bengal tiger has spent his entire life at the infamous Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisianna surrounded by diesel fumes … Continue reading

Truck Stop Tiger Video Not Seen on CNN

Nov
13,
2010
19

The recent CNN report on Tony the truck stop Tiger which aired on November, 12th, 2010 on the program, Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell, allowed comments from Michael Sandlin, owner of the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisianna which were … Continue reading

Tony “The Truck Stop” Tiger Revisited

Oct
28,
2010
35

I recently had the opportunity to visit the famous Tony the Tiger, the 10 year old Siberian/Bengal tiger at the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisiana.  Having last seen him about six years ago, I was curious to observe … Continue reading

Fight for Tony The Tiger Freedom Continues

Jan
14,
2010
23

Following up on our previous post, Truck Stop fights to keep Tony the Tiger, the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisiana won its battle to keep Tony the Tiger as its main attraction, as Iberville Parish Council voted 11-1 … Continue reading

Truck Stop fights to keep Tony the Tiger

Jan
4,
2009
22

PHOTO BY : PATRICK DENNIS of THE ADVOCATE Those who have been in OTR trucking for awhile, certainly know about the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisiana.  I always made it a point to stop there when passing through, … Continue reading

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