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'Captivity is degrading': Why a major city is shutting down its zoo - Washington Post

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    <table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFiLrnyNPEMkJ4nCNQJtklZl-HDqg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2016/06/25/captivity-is-degrading-why-a-major-city-is-shutting-down-its-zoo/"><img src="//t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRSodEYo2Pvlz30p57K7pAqZotbUr5VrBitCQmx4ClP4svn1yAYZLupraVoMlWMhpU5RZ5MUbU" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">Washington Post</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFiLrnyNPEMkJ4nCNQJtklZl-HDqg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2016/06/25/captivity-is-degrading-why-a-major-city-is-shutting-down-its-zoo/"><b>'Captivity is degrading': Why a major city is shutting down its <b>zoo</b></b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">Washington Post</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">The Argentinian capital has hosted a <b>zoo</b> for more than 140 years. But that's coming to an end, Buenos Aires Mayor Horacio RodrÃ*guez Larreta announced this week, as he unveiled plans to transform the facility into an ecological park. â??This situation of&nbsp;...</font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFtG7TXxgI_FokgE2fBRQWC-YU58A&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/23/buenos-aires-zoo-close-animals-captivity-argentina">Buenos Aires <b>zoo</b> to close after 140 years: 'Captivity is degrading'</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>The Guardian</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNHFFvXrDAeI9O1423DugpJzG90jdQ&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=http://fusion.net/story/318563/argentina-closes-zoo-creates-ecopark/">Buenos Aires <b>zoo</b> closing as 'animals need their habitat'</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Fusion</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNG5aUASATWS60CSurniqpv6VAmjYA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-36613970">Buenos Aires to shut scandal-prone <b>zoo</b></a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>BBC News</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGaCu863lkas-Rv27XE5wdArWiS8g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=http://www.npr.org/sections/13.7/2016/06/24/483439080/as-a-major-zoo-closes-10-reasons-to-rethink-the-concept"><nobr>NPR</nobr></a>&nbsp;-<a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFSg45t2w1m28XEa5IP6BvTp2gHtg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=http://globalnews.ca/news/2786712/captivity-is-degrading-buenos-aires-zoo-georgia-aquarium-take-steps-to-end-animal-captivity/"><nobr>Globalnews.ca</nobr></a>&nbsp;-<a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNHT0IrbciCIVivKQus2e2IOJlOV6A&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=zeluV9idMoak8wWH17bIBA&url=https://www.thedodo.com/buenos-aires-zoo-free-animals-1878980661.html"><nobr>The Dodo</nobr></a></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com.au/news/more?ncl=dupbNhqe0aL24mM2noMTmm7Xezi4M&authuser=0&ned=au"><nobr><b>all 45 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> More...