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Spanish zoo vet shoots keeper in gorilla escape drill

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A Spanish zoo vet shot a keeper with a tranquillizer dart when a gorilla escape drill went awry, knocking out the unfortunate victim who spent the next three days in hospital. 

Zoos across the globe often practice what to do in the event of an animal escape

Zoo workers ran a drill simulating a gorilla escape on Monday, said the Loro Park zoo, a popular holiday destination in Lanzarote on Spain's Canary Islands off the coast of Africa.

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