• 2 SC zoos named among worst for elephants

    One year ago - By Topix

    The Riverbanks Zoo and Garden and the Myrtle Beach Safari have been included in a list by an animal rights organization that features zoos with flagrant violations of the Animal Welfare Act, brutal breeding procedures and whose elephants died prematurely. The organization, In Defense of Animals, ranked Columbia's Riverbanks Zoo and Garden 10th worst and named Myrtle Beach Safari the sixth worst.
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