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Anger at skeletal sun bears in Indonesian zoo

Jan 18, 2017 - 9:09 PM

The bears at the zoo are shown waving their arms in the air inside their enclosure – with their ribs visible through their fur – as people hurled food at them In one video a bear defecates in the enclosure and eats its own feces

BEGGING FOR FOOD. A sun bear is offered chocolate by a visitor in its enclosure at a zoo in Bandung on January 18, 2017. Photo by Timur Matahari/ AFP

Indonesian safari park drugged its lion for photos with tourists?

Apr 08, 2016 - 4:04 PM

Taman Safari denies mistreating its lion calling the accusation baseless but an animal protection group wants an investigation

Staff wakes the lion for posing. Screenshot from a video from Scorpion.