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Tiger Temple is a Theravada Buddhist temple in Thailand that regards itself as being wildlife sanctuary, but one look at the video below will give you an idea of why this place has been condemned by dozens of animal rights groups around the world for its controversial conservation tactics:



This recently recorded footage which was leaked online shows visitors standing alongside staffers inside a tiger enclosure, and teasing the animals with sticks and plastic bags. Apparently this is part of a daily exercise regimen for the animals, although we wouldn't be surprised if the tigers some day accidentally mixed up play time with snack time.