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Squirrel confronts tiger at New York zoo

January 12, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A squirrel decided to jump inside a tiger's cage at a Buffalo, N.Y. zoo. Cellular phone video captured the recent confrontation. The squirrel jumped into the tiger cage, and the tiger took offense.

A tree offered some sanctuary for the squirrel until the tiger decided to climb it.

The squirrel escaped, trying to hide behind the tree. The zookeepers saw what was happening and shooed the tiger away.

The squirrel made it out of the tiger's den alive.