News Florida man gets into physical altercation with a flamingo during family Busch Gardens trip

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    TAMPA (CBSMiami) – An Orlando man was arrested after he reportedly attacked a flamingo at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.
    On Tuesday, around 6:45 p.m., Joseph Carrao was with his family in the park’s Jambo Junction animal viewing area when he reached into a pen and picked up a Chilean flamingo named Pinky. Witnesses told police Carrao, 45, then slammed it into the ground “in a rage.”

    “Pinky was immediately transported to the park’s Animal Care Center where veterinarians made the decision to humanely euthanize her based on the severity of her injuries,” according to a statement from the park.

    Tampa police were called and Carrao was taken into custody and charged with felony animal cruelty.

    Busch Gardens said “Pinky was a beloved member of the Busch Gardens Tampa Bay family and made many appearances on behalf of the park’s conservation and education efforts. She will be sorely missed.”

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    Pinky the Dancing Flamingo, pictured below, had just turned 15 years old and would often dance for visitors at Busch Gardens

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    Enjoy your felony douche. People who hurt animals are always the worst people.
     
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    #pinklivesmatter
     
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    In his defense the bird was gay and probably made unwanted advances..
     
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    I avoid weekends at the Orlando and other Florida parks. Too many locals like this guy. It's like a tattoo convention.
     
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    push him off the edge of a "leg breaking" height, i say.
     
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    break his neck like he did to the bird
     
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    I'm sure the guy's only option was to resort to violence since he was at a severe mental disadvantage in dealing with the flamingo.

    Drown the dude and be done with it. He serves no purpose.
     
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    They should give him a prize for picking out the one named "Pinky".
     
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    Flamingos are pink because of all the shrimp they eat.:grad:
     
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    Piece of shit with steroid induced rage.
     
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    a day at a park with his family
    what the fuck
     
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    What a asshole. I hope he serves time
     
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    Family man
     
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    Absolutely disgusting. Kill this guy.
     
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    what could the flamingo possibly have done?
     
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    I hope he doesn't live long enough to have a trial.
     
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    They kill what they eat in Florida.



    Cultural differences. :grad:
     
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