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Carcass feeding?

Discussion in 'General Zoo Discussion' started by GibbonGuy, 16 Feb 2012.

  1. GibbonGuy

    GibbonGuy Member

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    Does your local zoo feed large carnivores carcasses?

    Additional - if so, is carcass feeding visible to the public?
     
  2. zoogiraffe

    zoogiraffe Well-Known Member

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    Chester Zoo does a whole Carcass feed for it African Hunting Dogs,and yes the public can always view the feed.
     
  3. mazfc

    mazfc Well-Known Member

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    I really dont have a problem at all with carcass feeding. It's good enrichment for the animals and that's what they eat! (I don't think yourre condemning by the way just saying my view).
     
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  4. OrangePerson

    OrangePerson Well-Known Member

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    Woburn feed carcasses to the lions, when we went it was a 'road kill deer' that happened to have hooves and a mane!
     
  5. Pertinax

    Pertinax Well-Known Member

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    A horse?:D