Tag: Zoo

After strong denial, private zoo admits painting donkey with black stripes to pretend it is zebra

Painted donkey was accidentally discovered through a Facebook photo, zoo director states…

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European zoos take drastic steps to protect rhinos

Zoos In Czech Republic and Belgium are sawing off their rhinos' horns…

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Colo, world’s oldest zoo gorilla, dies at 60

The zoo said Colo was an "ambassador" for gorillas and inspired conservation…

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Cairo demonstrates for stricter animal rights law

Protest comes after video featuring dog being slaughtered received widespread condemnation

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Viral video shines light on animal abuse at Giza Zoo

Lack of hygiene, inexperienced staff and a shortage of equipment are only…

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King Farouk’s furniture misplaced

Recent changes at the guesthouse caused the furniture to go missing

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Fire at the Zoo

Giza Zoo security prevent admission following fire

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