Inside ‘World’s sᴀᴅᴅᴇsᴛ zoo’ With ʙʟɪɴᴅ Bear Locked In Cage For 30 Years And ᴍɪsᴇʀᴀʙʟᴇ ᴍᴏɴᴋᴇʏs ᴋᴇᴘᴛ ɪɴ ᴅᴀʀᴋɴᴇss
Brit animal welfare groups are trying to get the centre, which has been given the sɪᴄᴋ ɴᴀᴍᴇ “Salvation Park”, shut down.
Dozens of other animals, including a lioness and monkeys are ʜᴇʟᴅ ɪɴ ᴛʜᴇ ᴅᴀʀᴋ ɪɴ ᴀ ᴅɪʟᴀᴘɪᴅᴀᴛᴇᴅ ʙᴀʀɴ, were discovered when officials visited the zoo in Armenia.
The owner claims he ʀᴇsᴄᴜᴇᴅ the animals from ʜᴜɴᴛᴇʀs and ᴛʀᴀFFɪᴄᴋᴇʀs. But one UK charity described conditions as “sʜᴏᴄᴋɪɴɢ and among the ᴡᴏʀsᴛ we’ve seen”.
We’ve been trying to rеscuе the bear, who we called Nelson, for months now with no success, but clearly all the animals in so-called Salvation Park are in urgent need of proper care and attention.” an animal welfare organisation saidThere is no excuse for such ᴄʀᴜᴇʟᴛʏ ᴀɴᴅ ɴᴇɢʟᴇᴄᴛ and there will be a public ᴏᴜᴛᴄʀʏ when people read about it. Hopefully public pressure will ᴘᴇʀsᴜᴀᴅᴇ ᴛʜᴇ ɢᴏᴠᴇʀɴᴍᴇɴᴛ to close the park and start the animals on the road to a better, happier life.
“That is the only ʜᴜᴍᴀɴᴇ ᴀɴᴅ ᴄᴏᴍᴘᴀssɪᴏɴᴀᴛᴇ ᴄᴏᴜʀsᴇ ᴏF ᴀᴄᴛɪᴏɴ.”