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Killing of Marius the Giraffe Exposes Myths About Zoos

National Geographic - When Marius, a young male giraffe at the Copenhagen Zoo, was shot to death by his keepers a few days ago, the world caught its breath. How could the zoo and Marius's keepers do such a thing—particularly when people around the world were clamoring for the zoo to spare him?  Read more.

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