VIDEO: Woman mauled by jaguar after jumping into enclosure
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VIDEO: Woman mauled by jaguar after jumping into enclosure

The woman apparently stepped into the enclosure hoping to take a selfie with the jaguar.

Woman mauled by jaguar
Woman mauled by jaguar after jumping into closure at Arizona zoo/Screenshot/Global News

The incident took place at the Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium & Safari Park in Litchfield Park in Arizona, USA. The zoo confirmed that the woman jumped in to snap a photo with the animal.

Although the woman did not sustain any life-threatening injuries, her arms were injured.

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The spokesperson for the zoo said that the animal never left its enclosure and will not be put down over the incident. 

Footage filmed by a witness showed the woman writhing in pain with lacerations to her arm.

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