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Dublin Zoo Pleaded for Pandemic Help. Supporters Gave $1.2 Million in Hours.

Dublin Zoo Pleaded for Pandemic Help. Supporters Gave $1.2 Million in Hours.

Dublin Zoo Pleaded for Pandemic Help. Supporters Gave $1.2 Million in Hours. Dublin Zoo Pleaded for Pandemic Help. Supporters Gave $1.2 Million in Hours. Amid a second pandemic lockdown in Ireland, many businesses are struggling to stay afloat, with funds dwindling and no end of the coronavirus in sight. Among them is Dublin Zoo, which issued a fund-raising appeal this …

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Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they’d found human remains

Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they'd found human remains

Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they’d found human remains Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they’d found human remains Police were reportedly called to an Oklahoma zoo formerly owned by Tiger King star Joe Exotic, after a film crew believed they had discovered human remains. According to TMZ, law enforcement arrived …

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Zoo May Feed Animals to Animals as Funds Dry Up in Pandemic

Zoo May Feed Animals to Animals as Funds Dry Up in Pandemic

BERLIN — The polar bear would be the last to go. So says a zoo in northern Germany, which drew up a startling contingency plan if the financial strain caused by the government-ordered shutdown because of the coronavirus outbreak did not ease up soon: Slaughter some zoo animals and feed them to others. The director of the zoo, Tierpark Neumünster, …

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Tiger King: Former zoo manager John Reinke accuses Joe Exotic of ‘blowing up’ his cabin in new episode

Tiger King: Former zoo manager John Reinke accuses Joe Exotic of 'blowing up' his cabin in new episode

John Reinke, one of the stars of Netflix documentary Tiger King, made a startling allegation about Joe Exotic in a brand new aftershow. The streaming service has released The Tiger King and I, a new episode in which Joel McHale interviews people from the hit series. Appearing on the special – from coronavirus lockdown – was former zoo owner Cowie, who added to the pile of …

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A Bronx Zoo Tiger Is Sick With Coronavirus. Your Cats Are Probably OK

A Bronx Zoo Tiger Is Sick With Coronavirus. Your Cats Are Probably OK

Dr. Calle said, however, “There’s no evidence anywhere, other than the initial spillover, that any animal has infected any person anywhere. So you do have to put things in perspective.” The U.S. Department of Agriculture, the World Organization for Animal Health and the American Veterinary Medical Association all state on their websites that there is so far no evidence that …

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The Bronx Zoo Is Also Empty, but the Animals Don’t Mind

The Bronx Zoo Is Also Empty, but the Animals Don’t Mind

If a sea lion claps at the Bronx Zoo, and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? There is plenty of time to ponder koans these days at the animal park, where the coronavirus pandemic has left the sea lions, and the rest of its roughly 6,000 creatures, without an audience. In this busy season …

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