Dispatchers may have been a little skeptical about reports of tigers on the I-75 guardrail in the Athens, Tennessee, area.
But a deputy was sent to investigate when calls kept coming into the 911 center.
There were two tigers watching the traffic, but they weren't a danger to anyone.
The tigers were stuffed animals.
A large stripped critter and a cub.
The callers didn't know they were toys.
Beverly Poma and her husband thought they might have escaped from a circus.
Officials tell a local radio station they have no idea who put the tigers on the Interstate or why.