Danish zoo criticized as it dissects lion before crowd

Children reacts to the dissection of a dead male lion in Odense Zoo, Denmark, Thursday, Oct 15, 2015. This year the zoo has killed three of its lions, saying they had failed to find new homes for them despite numerous attempts. (Ole Frederiksen/Polfoto via AP) DENMARK OUTODENSE, Denmark (AP) — Some children held their noses and grimaced in disgust. Others got curious and came up close to watch Danish zoo officials carve up a lion carcass and display its blood-red organs in a public dissection Thursday that stirred outrage outside Denmark but little within.

October 15, 2015 9:21 pm

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