America's Most Dangerous Pets

Louis Theroux: America's Most Dangerous Pets is a British television documentary film presented by and featuring Louis Theroux. It was first broadcast on 30 October 2011.[1] It was released on Netflix as Beware of the Tiger. It is notable for being the first documentary to feature Joe Exotic, who would later gain worldwide fame as a result of the 2020 Netflix documentary Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness.

America's Most Dangerous Pets
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StarringLouis Theroux
Narrated byLouis Theroux
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original languageEnglish
Running time60 minutes
Original release30 October 2011 (2011-10-30)
Preceded byLouis Theroux: Miami Mega Jail
Followed byExtreme Love: Autism
Related showsLouis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic

The programme follows Theroux as he travels to the United States to meet people who own animals normally found in America, Africa and Asia, including bears, big cats and dangerous primates. In the programme, Theroux visits GW Exotic Animal Foundation in Oklahoma and meets Joe Exotic.

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  1. ^ "BBC TWO New this week 2011". BBC. Retrieved 24 October 2011.

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