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11 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE PLANNING YOUR NEXT TRIP TO THE ZOO

If you’re like most Americans, chances are you’ve visited a zoo. Maybe you’ve only gone to one on a school field trip, or maybe it’s one of your favorite places to go, but whatever the case, zoos are popular in this country. 

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I’d much rather leave animals in their natural habitats. Especially those habitats which are suffering from poaching, starvation, predators, and all other things making their local ecosystems a not so safe or habitable place.

I’m glad they used pictures of the shittiest looking zoos though. Trees painted on a wall? I’ve never been to a zoo and not seen giraffes out roaming with actual trees.