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Philadelphia Zoo Lets Tigers Stretch Legs on Trail

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, zoos )

- 1475 days ago -
Visitors to the Philadelphia Zoo might want to beware of stray cats: A new enclosed passageway allows lions and tigers to roam outside their exhibits. The protected, open-air path snakes above the felines' habitat to an archway over the zoo's main

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Kit B (276)
Wednesday May 7, 2014, 6:21 pm

Good, this makes the thought of tigers and other Big Cats being locked up all day a little less painful.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 7, 2014, 6:36 pm
I love the that the cats are afforded this opportunity i do...but am very disappointed with the reasoning behind it as it appears the customer experience comes 1st behind it+the cats are just a benefactor. Thx Cher

Helen Porter (39)
Wednesday May 7, 2014, 11:15 pm
This is such a good thing!

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Thursday May 8, 2014, 1:01 am
Very good!

. (0)
Thursday May 8, 2014, 9:18 am
my philly zoo is the oldest in the country and always does it's best to make thier animals happy and comfortable. try if you gtheir monky island

. (0)
Thursday May 8, 2014, 4:08 pm
Anything that will add to an animal's ability to move about is only a good thing.

S J (130)
Thursday May 8, 2014, 4:48 pm
good, but set them free is much better. thanks

Barb Knight (1688)
Thursday May 8, 2014, 4:53 pm
Yes, it's a good thing on one hand but it makes me wonder if they were taken away from their families and at whose 'expense'? Everytime I see a pic of a tiger I think of our dear sweet Tony. Thnx Cher.

Ruth C (87)
Friday May 9, 2014, 2:45 pm
I don't like zoos!
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