Rio De Janeiro Zoo Animals Devour Icy Treats in Heat

January 13, 2015 8:32 PM

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Rio de Janeiro is suffering from summer temperatures in the triple digits — but residents at the city's zoo have won a little relief with icy treats.

With the heat index hitting 115 F, keepers at Rio's zoo on Tuesday tossed 66-pound (30-kilo) bucket-sized "meat-sicles" at Siberian tigers as they swam about in a pool.

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