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Zookeepers, public outraged over baby gorilla's death at San Francisco Zoo

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 24 Nov 2014.

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    Earlier this month, tragedy struck the San Francisco Zoo when Kabibe, a 16-month-old gorilla popular with visitors, was crushed to death by an electric door during a routine night transfer in the zoo’s gorilla enclosure. Following the Nov. 7 incident, the zoo has faced criticism from the public and even five of its own zookeepers who assert that the three decades-old enclosure is not only ... More...