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Pittsburgh Zoo Must Stop “Stressing” Elephants with Dogs

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 23 Feb 2015.

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    The US Department of Agriculture has told the Pittsburgh Zoo to stop using dogs to shepherd their African elephants, as it causes them undue stress, but the zoo maintains the practice is a “low-stress method” and a “valuable tool” for the safety of both trainers and animals. More...