Off-Topic: The Oregon Zoo Should Acknowledge All Its Deaths

Why Their Non-Marquee Animals Get Short Shrift


This is a thing that every pet-owner knows, whether or not they’ve yet to go through the experience. Animals get sick, animals get hurt, and animals die. It’s a given that this is something zoos have to deal with, too.

Recently, it’s been bothering me that the Oregon Zoo never really discusses this basic fact of animal life until and unless a…

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