All posts tagged Copenhagen zoo

March 27, 2014, No comments

The Danish zoo that killed the healthy giraffe is again facing controversy over its most recent decision to cull more animals. The zoo killed two ageing lions and two cubs, […]

Copenhagen Zoo defends decision: Why we killed Marius, the giraffe

February 10, 2014, 2 Comments

The Copenhagen Zoo’s decision to euthanize–aka put a bullet in the head of Marius, one of its giraffe–has caused outrage. The killin ...

Zoo kills giraffe, dissects it on live TV, feeds body to lions

February 9, 2014, 1 Comment

Despite a massive worldwide plea to save the life of a young giraffe, the keepers at Copenhagen Zoo shot Marius earlier today and fed his body to the ...