Good review of the place Tuan. I'd say I agree with most of that, although stuff has been added/changed since I visited, I guess I'll have to go...
The bit that got me was the horse box, how dare they put a zebra in one to move it... :rolleyes:
I realise they could adapt but it's shocking that they'd manage to survive in the rough climate that is North Wales.
I guess it'll be an open hotwired exhibit then?
From what I remember it was a very small, green, corrugated iron shed. Really small and didn't seem to have any keeper access, so I imagine a pain...
Also coupled with the fact that males are desperately needed in the European breeding program.
This is good, nice to see another zoo housing them :)
Dammit. Ah well, I'm sure someone will provide them eventually :)
Pics please :D
I do think it's weird that people think it's better that he's humanised and interacts with the guests..? I agree with you Maguari, I'd much rather...
Same, bump :p
I'm not the OP anymore, should be un banned now.
She's a He lol. Pointless thread :p
Indeed, and the respect part of it is why no elephant keepers are sort of "cuddly" with their elephants. I don't think any zoo would take on a...
Gemsbok, you sound a bit like you want to spend your life cuddling elephants which, correct me if I'm wrong (although I'm sure I'm not :p), does...
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Of course they're happy in their job, it's something you do for the love of it. It's still INCREDIBLY risky though. Is there much more of a risk...
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