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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 )

Veronica
- 561 days ago - yahoo.com
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
NOTED!!!!
 

Animae C (506)
Wednesday March 8, 2017, 5:02 am
Pathetic!!
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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