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El Salvador Zoo in Hot Water Over False Hippo Death Account

Animals  (tags: Gustavito, abuse, .animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, death, hippo, neglect, zoo )

- 561 days ago -
El Salvador's main zoo is in trouble for claiming a hippo died of a brutal stabbing attack by unidentified people, when an autopsy finally revealed the animal in fact died of possible poor care.


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Jonathan Harper (0)
Wednesday March 8, 2017, 12:15 am

Animae C (506)
Wednesday March 8, 2017, 5:02 am
They should be closed down & all animals sent to sanctuaries!!!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday March 8, 2017, 9:59 am
Very bizarre story+if true then all the staff especially management should be replaced with caring competent people. Awful. thanks

John B (185)
Wednesday March 8, 2017, 1:02 pm
Thanks Veronica for the link to the article. I hope after further investigation one or more people are disciplined over the incident.
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