Should Animals Be Kept in the Zoo?

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Animals play an important role of human life. Wild animal is a kind that normally lives in the wild, for example: elephants, tigers, rhinos and many others. They live in the wild with spacious and natural environment, however many humans kept them in the zoo, as an attraction for the sake of the money. They didn’t think of the wild animals habitat, and there are some problems arise from keeping them in cages. The shock of being in captivity would depress the animals; they would even act hysterically and might hurt people near them. And it is not the animal to be fault. There are three main reasons why wild animals should not be kept in the zoos:
Firstly, the ecosystem became unbalanced. If the humans kept the wild animals in the zoo, they
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This could be considered as animal cruelty, humans don’t care how the animals feeling. They only care how much money they would get by exhibiting the animals. Animals do have feelings too, they can be lonely, sad, depressed.
In conclusion, animals should not be kept in the zoos. They should have been freed in the wild, in the nature where they truly belong. “Animals are born wild; they should live and die wild. It is also wrong because the animals don't get to behave naturally, like hunting their prey, breeding, and social activities. All of these things would help them adapt to the captivity in a healthier way.” (Animals should not be kept in zoo, 2010) God didn’t make us in a cage or as an attraction for others, which are why we should just let the animals live freely and help them by not ruining their homes with our viciousness. Nowadays, many animals lose their own homes because human take their environment like illegal or legal logging, bush fire and also hunt them and eat them. Humans just care about their business and money. There is even a case where we humans are eating the wild animals. There is one director of culinary technology at the International Culinary Center's French Culinary Institute that given a recipe how to cook black bear’s meat, Lions, even raccoons. (Relaxnews, 2010) This is inappropriate; there are lots of extinct animals such as Garuda, Dodo, Japan wolf, Moa, Woolly Rhinoceros and


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