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World's cruellest zoo: Shackled elephants and 150 pelicans in one cage

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Cry of The Tiger - Foreign Correspondent ABC NEWS. Please watch this important video from ABC NEWS about the horrors of Surabaya Zoo, Indonesia and the successful but long struggle to save just one of the animals, the critically endangered Sumatran tigress Melani. Help has been offered for the Zoo from many quarters and it has been the subject of petitions/emails etc but the help has been refused in what seems a very complex situation.

World's cruellest zoo: Shackled elephants and 150 pelicans in one cage

Chained by 3 legs this juvenile male elephant was in clear distress at Surabaya Zoo in East Java, Indonesia. One of its legs had a laceration from being chained all the time.

World's cruellest zoo: Shackled elephants and 150 pelicans in one cage

Sad: A South American brown capuchin monkey looked imploringly out of its cage for several minutes before grabbing a banana and returning to...

Critically Endangered Sumatran Tiger Dead at Surabaya Zoo (tragic end to a beautiful innocent animal! I HATE zoos!)

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Ida at the Central Park Zoo. The story about the annual replacement of the fur is true. She was a very old bear there, and it shows. She probably doesn't enjoy the heat, but isn't there a pool for her to cool off? She died in 2011, and was mourned by her mate Gus.

Bubbles, a 32 year old African elephant hit it off quite well with a 3 year old Labrador retriever named Bella. Both animals live together at Myrtle Beach Safari, South Carolina. Bubbles is a rescued orphan elephant, while Bella is an abandoned pooch

World's cruellest zoo: Shackled elephants and 150 pelicans in one cage

Marooned: A Moor macaque sat on its own on this island, surrounded by water with no trees to climb - only a chopped-down stump where a tree once grew