I Have Mixed Feelings About The Zoo

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    Sometimes They Don't Care About The Animals At All!

    I love going to the zoo and I always expect a good habitat with no smell, happy animals and caring zoo keepers, and I have been to very few zoo's that have happy animals and workers, most of the zoo's here (not telling country) have lots of flies around, smell and litter, which I...
    Jacklol Jacklol
    13-15, F
    Apr 8, 2012

    I Get Emotional Over Animals At The Best Of Times

    I have been watching a show on the ABC about zoo life in Sydney ....  all the sagas of these different animals lives and it does make you cryhearing about a monkey that had to be put down or how the old ones cope and how they have to adapt with travel to Overseas or a new pen...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    May 9, 2012

    Love The Animals....hate The Captivity!!!

    I absolutely love going to the zoo of any kind and spending some time up close and personal with the animals.But I am the kind of person that will have a look at their living conditions, assess their happiness and start to get pretty upset on their behalf if they are not content...
    snowberry75 snowberry75
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2011

    Zoo's Should Be Converted Into Facilities That Truly Have The Best Interests Of The Captive Animals At Heart.

    I used to enjoy the zoo until one day I was made aware of what the zoo does to some of it's occupants. They sell some of their animals to rich tycoons who in turn, release the animal out into a isolated area such as a forest for example, and hunt it as game. So with that in mind...
    JesusGuidesMe JesusGuidesMe
    36-40, F
    Nov 12, 2010

    Mixed Feelings :) :(

    Well the zoo is a good thing for a person like Me,who doesn't plan on going on an african safari to see animals that are native to that continent and it's good for the animals too because they tend to have a much longer lifespan in captivity plus they always have pleanty to eat...
    MaskedVulgarity MaskedVulgarity
    41-45, F
    Sep 2, 2011
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