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Is Your Local Zoo One of the Worst for Elephants?

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 15 Jan 2015.

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    “Zoos are simply not appropriate for elephants,” said Toni Frohoff, elephant and cetacean scientist for In Defense of Animals. For 11 years running, the environmental group has compiled a “Top Ten” or “Terrible Ten” list of North American zoos for elephants. To compile the list IDA looks at a number of factors, including the size of the animal’s enclosure, violations reported by regulatory ... More...