Born Free USA
Born Free USA is a national animal advocacy nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, contributions to which are tax-deductible. Our mission is to end the suffering of wild animals in captivity, rescue individual animals in need, protect wildlife — including highly endangered species — in their natural habitats, and encourage compassionate conservation globally.
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Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Born Free USA Says Wild Animal Incident Yesterday in Ohio Spotlights Tragedy and Danger of Keeping Wild Animals in Captivity
Born Free USA, a leader in animal welfare and wildlife conservation - - and a force in working to keep wildlife in the wild - - says the incident in Ohio yesterday is devastating for the animals and the public. This morning police are still trying to chase down dozens of frightened and confused wild animals including bears, wolves and tigers, who have escaped from a “private preserve” in Zanesville, Ohio.