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Do We Really Need Zoos ?

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Do We Really Need Zoos?

The gorilla attack of a three year old boy had everyone talking about what happened at the Cincinnati Zoo. Now people are debating should we even have zoos. ...

Do We Need Zoos?: An All Creatures Animal Rights Article

Visit our Home Page Write us with your comments Depending on whom you ask, a world without zoos and aquariums is either a glorious heaven or a gloomy dungeon. These opposing ideologies make keeping animals in captivity a controversial topic, and w...

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Why Do We Need The Modern Zoo?

The zoo has come a long way, transforming from a place of public entertainment, to the modern zoo, which many see as a centre for conservation. So why do we ...

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Why Do Zoos Kill Healthy Animals?

Over the weekend, 18-month-old Marius the giraffe was shot, cut up, and fed to the lions in front of visitors at the Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark. Following this act ...

Do We Really Need Zoos?

It's a parental rite of passage -- bring the kids to the local zoo so they can experience wildlife first hand. The numbers are big. 175 million Americans make a trip to a zoo or aquarium every year. But as we all know now, something went horribly ...

What Are Zoos For?

June Williams recalls her father's mission to build a zoo without bars at Chester. [Interview courtesy of BBC Inside Out North West] The 20th Century saw huge changes for British zoos. Edinburgh was the first British zoo to be inspired by the idea...

Why Zoos Matter :: Saint Louis Zoo

How many people do you know who are passionate about the work they do? We are! At the Saint Louis Zoo, we care about animals and their future. The world around us is changing fast. Species of wildlife are facing global extinction on a massive scal...

Why Zoos Are Good

I am a lifelong fan of good zoos (note the adjective) and have visited dozens of zoos, safari parks and aquaria around the world. I also spent a number of years working as a volunteer keeper at two zoos in the U.K. and my own interests now span to...

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Why Costa Rica Is Banning Zoos

Subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/user/seekernetwork?sub_confirmation=1 Costa Rica is famous for its diverse wildlife and in the last couple years, it took an ...

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Why We Need Zoos | Gabriela Mastromonaco | Tedxtoronto

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. There are various schools of thought surrounding zoos and their ...

Do We Need Zoos?

Over the Memorial Day weekend, a 4-year-old boy climbed the guardrail at the Cincinnati Zoo and into the enclosure of a 17-year-old silverback gorilla named Harambe. By now, most people know how this played out. The boy’s mother had lost track of ...

Do Zoos Really Help Animals In The Wild?

Do we need zoos to promote conservation? Kathryn Gillespie, a lecturer and member of the University of Washington’s critical animal studies working group, believes zoos should be phased out. “There are plenty of conservation organizations that do ...

Csa - Are Zoos Necessary

Have you ever wondered if we should accept everything from the past without a challenge? Should we accept the good, bad and indifferent all twirled together like a fruit smoothie medley that accumulates in layers, and smothers each succeeding cent...

Zoos: Do We Still Need Them? | South Africa

A few years ago Los Angeles Zoo spent $42 million on a new, six-acre enclosure for Asian elephants. After several years of construction, the new facility opened amid a hail of publicity, with banners draped from streetlights across the city for we...

5 Secrets Zoos Don't Want You To Know | Save Animals | Peta Kids

Can you imagine spending your entire life in a small space that isn’t big enough to do anything you enjoy doing, like playing with friends, exploring, or traveling? Instead of living freely with your family in your home, you’re stuck in an unfamil...

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The Pros & Cons Of Zoos

Zoos are often depicted as a terrible place for animals to live, but is there any truth to this? Read More: Sources of stress in captivity ...

Should We Ban The Keeping Of Animals In Zoos?

Some of the animals in the world are nearly extinct so why don't we try and save them. If some of the exotic animals are extinct by the time the next generation come around, we won't be able to show our children because we have not stopped the ani...

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Zoos: Good Or Bad? | Day At San Diego Zoo

Exploring the San Diego Zoo and contemplating whether zoos themselves are good or bad. Don't forget to subscribe for more videos! New videos every Sunday ...

Do We Really Need Zoos And Aquariums In Today's World?

A new Ripley’s Aquarium opened last fall in Toronto. When I took my kids to see it, we were all impressed by the size and diversity of tanks filled with fascinating creatures – some from our local Great Lakes ecosystem and many from the tropics. B...

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Why Do Zoos Still Exist?

Zoos are inhumane, only exist to make a profit, and don't care about animals - right? Well, not quite. Some zoos may still fit the outdated stereotypes that you ...

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Do We Really Need Zoos ?

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Do We really need Zoos ?