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Former San Francisco Zoo Director Saul Kitchener dies at 76

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 8 Mar 2015.

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    Saul Kitchener, the former longtime director of the San Francisco Zoo who presided with no-nonsense professionalism during an era of visiting pandas and escaping monkeys and jaguars, has died. Among primates, he loved the nonhuman species that were less inclined to countermand his directives. During his years as director of the San Francisco Zoo, from 1975-89, Mr. Kitchener oversaw the 1984 ... More...