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Giraffe Copenhagen Zoo chief: 'I like animals' - YouTube

The chief of Copenhagen Zoo, Bengt Holst, whose decision to kill a healthy giraffe that was "surplus" provoked outrage, says that he likes "animals very much...
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Zoo-direktør: »Alle kan forstå, at vi ikke kan sende dem til et rumænsk cirkus«

Zoo-direktør: »Alle kan forstå, at vi ikke kan sende dem til et rumænsk cirkus« | Marius | Scoop.it
Det er fagligheden, der afgør, om et dyr skal aflives, siger direktør Steffen Stræde fra København Zoo.
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Humane and human don't mean the same thing when it comes to killing animals

Humane and human don't mean the same thing when it comes to killing animals | Marius | Scoop.it
Animal welfare is a term that frequently pops up in headlines, most recently in the debate over how animals are killed for kosher and halal food. But the concept of animal welfare is often misunderstood…
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Death of Marius the giraffe reveals cultural differences in animal conservation

Death of Marius the giraffe reveals cultural differences in animal conservation | Marius | Scoop.it
The reaction to the euthanasia of Marius the giraffe at Copenhagen Zoo has highlighted cultural differences in attitudes to animals and death between the UK and Denmark. I first visited the Copenhagen…
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The Death of Marius: A Step By Step Analysis - Science Sushi | DiscoverMagazine.com

The Death of Marius: A Step By Step Analysis - Science Sushi | DiscoverMagazine.com | Marius | Scoop.it
Did the Copenhagen zoo really just hack a baby giraffe to bits to amuse its (clearly deranged) visitors? A piece by piece breakdown of Marius' story.
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Marius som naturvejleder

Marius som naturvejleder | Marius | Scoop.it
Natursyn: Giraffen Marius blev slagtet, mens isbjørnen Knut fik sutteflaske. To forskellige opfattelser af den natur, som flere og flere får et urbant forhold til.
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Aflivningen af Marius varsler nye tider i Zoo | Den Korte Avis

Aflivningen af Marius varsler nye tider i Zoo | Den Korte Avis | Marius | Scoop.it
Zoo i København planlægger at lade dyrene formere sig frit. Det vil have store konsekvenserne, som skal til offentlig debat, skriver dyrlæge Lene Kattrup, der er medlem af Etisk råd …
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What happens when zoo contraceptives work too well? : News

What happens when zoo contraceptives work too well? : News | Marius | Scoop.it
Hundreds of animals were put on birth control through the contraception center at the St. Louis Zoo, and hundreds haven't come off of it.
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Ethics at the Zoo: The Case of Marius the Giraffe | The Thoughtful Animal, Scientific American Blog Network

Ethics at the Zoo: The Case of Marius the Giraffe | The Thoughtful Animal, Scientific American Blog Network | Marius | Scoop.it
Last weekend, a healthy juvenile male reticulated giraffe at the Copenhagen Zoo was killed. His name was Marius. The reason given was that his genes were ...
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Disneyficering af dyr

Debatten om giraffen Marius vidner om vores fremmedgørelse over for naturen. Vi elsker Babe, den kække gris, men græder tørre tårer over ham, når han ender som billig mørbrad på spisebordet
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Giraffer, populisme og refleksreaktioner

Giraffer, populisme og refleksreaktioner | Marius | Scoop.it
Hvorfor skulle vi ikke anerkende, at indsigtsfulde argumenter kan være meget mere værd end pludseligt opståede fornemmelser, uanset at de er i mindretal? Et defensorat for ZOOs aflivning af Marius.
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Danish animal welfare group backs zoo's giraffe killing

Danish animal welfare group backs zoo's giraffe killing | Marius | Scoop.it
Denmark's largest animal welfare charity said Tuesday it supported a Copenhagen zoo's decision to kill a healthy giraffe and feed it to lions in front of children.
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Opinion Piece: Copenhagen Zoo Could Put Zoos Out of Business

Opinion Piece: Copenhagen Zoo Could Put Zoos Out of Business | Marius | Scoop.it
The Copenhagen Zoo may not know it yet, but like all other conservation-minded, live collection, natural history institutions (e.g. zoos, aquariums, marine parks, etc.), the zoo’s ultimate goal is to put themselves and other zoos out of business.
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In Marius' Honor

In Marius' Honor | Marius | Scoop.it
By Trisha Crowe A moment of silence for Marius the giraffe, and then…..What? Boycott the Copenhagen Zoo? Boycott ALL zoos? I say let’s rally around something we can agree upon….that the mistreatmen...
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What the Copenhagen Zoo’s Euthanized Giraffe Tells Us About Culture and Conservation

What the Copenhagen Zoo’s Euthanized Giraffe Tells Us About Culture and Conservation | Marius | Scoop.it
This article originally appeared in The Conversation. The reaction to the euthanasia of Marius the giraffe at Copenhagen Zoo has highlighted cultural differences in attitudes to animals and death between the United Kingdom and Denmark. I first visited the Copenhagen Zoo around 20 years ago and met the zoo’s scientific...
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Culling animals for conservation fails the morality test

Culling animals for conservation fails the morality test | Marius | Scoop.it
Hari Kumar says cold-hearted logic isn't enough to justify decisions
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Why the Copenhagen Zoo killed Marius the giraffe : Parenting

Why the Copenhagen Zoo killed Marius the giraffe : Parenting | Marius | Scoop.it
In contrast to most zoos around the world, Copenhagen does not use contraception or sterilization to control their animals' reproduction
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What happens when zoo contraceptives work too well? : News

What happens when zoo contraceptives work too well? : News | Marius | Scoop.it
Hundreds of animals were put on birth control through the contraception center at the St. Louis Zoo, and hundreds haven't come off of it.
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DR Netradio: Hør Mennesker og medier: Medieforhandlinger med nye ansigter på DR P1

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Girafdrab handler om noget større

Historien om Marius burde afstedkomme en større samfundsdebat om vores relation til dyr
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Bengt Holst ny SF-formand

Bengt Holst ny SF-formand | Marius | Scoop.it
"Vi har brug for en virkelig ekspert i ekstrem krisehåndtering og en mand, der tør stå ved upopulære beslutninger", sagde Pia Olsen Dyhr, da hun tidligere i dag videregav sin midlertidige formandspost til Zoologisk Haves dygtige retoriker
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Dyrenes Beskyttelse bakker Københavns Zoo op i Marius-sag

Dyrenes Beskyttelse har fuld tillid til, at Københavns Zoo har gjort det rigtige i Marius-sagen.
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Pia K om Marius-slagtning: 'Fuldstændig enig med Engell'

Pia K om Marius-slagtning: 'Fuldstændig enig med Engell' | Marius | Scoop.it
Dansk Folkepartis tidligere formand Pia Kjærsgaard blander sig nu i sagen om Danmarks mest omtalte giraf
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