Zoo Workers Use Shields as Protection Against Mean Cranes
Description:Mean and aggressive cranes are causing zoo workers to carry shields for protection.
Not all zoo creatures are cute and cuddly.
The Exmoor Zoo, located near Barnstaple, United Kingdom is battling with giant birds.
Zoo officials are gearing up to protect themselves with shields to ward off aggressive cranes. The birds can grow close to 5 feet tall and they have been known to peck, kick and use their wings to slap the staff.
It has gotten so bad that law enforcement officials were called in (1:03)