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5 Reasons Exotic Animals Make Bad Pets


Animals  (tags: animals, cats, wildlife, wildanimals, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, tigers )

Liz
- 985 days ago - parade.com
A number of years ago, I visited an orangutan sanctuary in Borneo. The workers walked around like orangutans. Their task was to teach orphaned orangutans (and there were many of them) how to be orangutans. Big cats are...



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linda b. (31)
Monday November 11, 2013, 1:05 pm
Excellant article! Wild animals are not meant to be kept as pets.
Taking an animal born free and confine it to a cage or small enclosure is heartless and cruel.
 

Liz Jackson (2)
Tuesday November 12, 2013, 5:08 am
Thank You Linda! I just don't understand how people overlook the fact that baby animals grow up to be unmanageable. These animals are wild; it's in them, and the results are bad for the animals and for the people.
 
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