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Zoo Security Drills: When Animals Escape

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 12 Feb 2015.

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    In some zoos in Japan and China, staff members perform regular security drills to practice their response to a large animal escape by using costumed zookeepers as the fugitive animals. Individuals in furry costumes or pairs in full-size mockups of larger animals run through zoo property, sometimes inflicting mock injuries, as fellow zookeepers work to surround, subdue, and recapture them. More...