Even Zoo Animals Get the Pink Slip

You know times are tough when swans, deer and antelope join the ranks of the unemployed. Earlier this month, one of the most renowned zoos in the country, New York's Bronx Zoo, which is run by the Wildlife Conservation Society, told New York City officials that as it copes the economic downturn, it would have to relocate some of its animals to zoos and aquariums around the country. Councilman Domenic M. Recchia, Jr., chairman of the City Council's Cultural Affairs Committee, said the...Full Story
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