Thousands demand zoo’s closure after death of two lynxes

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Thousands of people are calling for a zoo to close after two lynxes were killed within days of each other.

Nilly the lynx choked to death in a ‘terrible handling error’ at Birth Wild Animal Kingdom near Aberystwyth, in Wales, last week.

It happened just days after Lillith, an 18-month-old Eurasian lynx, was killed by hunters after it escaped in October.

The zoo said it was ‘devastated and outraged’ after Ceredigion Council ordered...
source: Metro

2017-11-14 20:23
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