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# zoos - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

'If Tiger King did one thing, it turned the spotlight on the exotic pet industry'

Elisa Allen of PETA says it’s time to acknowledge the cruelty behind the keeping of ‘exotic’ animals in captivity.

# zoos - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

From The Daily Edge Poll: Do you think zoos are cruel? Zoo This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think zoos are cruel?

Some penguins have to take antidepressants. Is that enough to stop you from going to a zoo?

# zoos - Friday 20 April, 2018

Brick-throwing Chinese zoo-goers kill a kangaroo and injure another

The report did not mention whether anyone was punished over the matter.

# zoos - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

UK zoo blames 'freak accident' after zookeeper is killed by tiger

The zookeeper has been named as Rosa King.

# zoos - Friday 18 November, 2016

Barrier around exhibit of shot gorilla Harambe wasn't up to standard, says federal report

The death of the western lowland gorilla led to a storm of criticism.

# zoos - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Danish zoo criticised for dissecting a lion in front of a crowd of children

Zoo officials have defended it as educational.

# zoos - Monday 22 September, 2014

Edinburgh Zoo's panda is "no longer pregnant"

It is not known whether Tian Tian had a miscarriage.

# zoos - Friday 18 July, 2014

Junk in that trunk: The weight problem facing elephants

It’s not as funny as it sounds.

# zoos - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Selfie surgery, sex dolls and gorillas on the loose – it’s the week’s wildest and wackiest news, rounded up just for you.

# zoos - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Depressed Argentinian polar bear, 29, waits to see if he can holiday in Canada

His fate is being decided by officials and zoo management.