After 45-minute standoff with tiger, Scottish police make unexpected discovery

After 45-minute standoff with tiger, Scottish police make unexpected discovery
In the forests of the night. (Image: Facebook via NY Post)

[Ed. – Tigers aren’t their strong suit, over there in the Highlands.]

A Scottish farmer frantically called cops to report a tiger in his cow shed, sparking an armed police standoff — only to learn it just was a large, cuddly stuffed animal.

Bruce Grubb, 24, was throwing a housewarming party when he spotted the bizarre sight and called police, fearing his pregnant cows were about to be devoured.

Now “I feel a bit silly for calling the police, but I thought it was a real emergency,” he told the Scottish Sun. “I had absolutely no doubt it was real. I got a hell of a scare.”

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The frightened farmer said the first officer to respond to the scene was so scared that he “refused to get out of the squad car.”

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