TAMPA, Fla. -- Because there is a chance of hoof-and-mouth disease
spreading to an animal from a person who has visited an infected
area within the previous five days, officials at Busch
Gardens-Tampa Bay are banning such individuals from its Serengeti
Safari Tour, where participants have the option of touching
Although not welcome on the safari, such visitors will get
preferred seating at shows and priority admission on other rides
and attractions within the park.