sum up, there are strong arguments both for and against zoos. The term 'zoochosis' refers to the habits that a bored or frustrated animal has when kept in zoos. The response: Meg- In my opinion, animals should have the same ethical treatment as human beings. An example is the Pere David's deer. In addition, a good zoo can be very educational as it teaches us how animals behave and how they act in their habitat. Scientists have learned lots by studying animals in zoos. Bar Biting - Animals will repeatedly bite, rub, or suck on the bars of the cage or pen they are. Scientists can study diseases that kill species and invent cures. If people want to study and learn about animals, they should go to the multimedia records, or go into the wild and observe the animals from there.
Individual interaction with exotic animals face-to-face allows an experience that promotes wonder to enter our lives.
Without the wonder of the encounters that they experience, people will quickly lose interest in safeguarding the few wild places.
How do they feel?
Should we keep animals in zoos, or is it wrong to take them out of their natural habitat?
Cons of Keeping Animals in Zoos Unnatural Habitat As I mentioned earlier in the presentation, zoochosis is a behaviour that many animals show when they are put into zoos.
We all like going to the zoo, but what about the animals? Zoos are an unsuitable environment for wild animals and should, therefore, be abolished. Animals are mostly safe in zoos, just like people in jails. Many animals develop unnatural habits such as pacing back and forth or swaying from side to side. My opinion In conculsion, I agree with isaac essay Meg that animals deserve privacy and the same treatment as human beings, with Monica that the animals need more space, with Vruksha that animals shouldn't be seperated from their mothers until they are ready, and with Deifilia that. Zoo animals are usually kept in very cramped enclosures and do not behave like their wild counterparts. Loss of Hunting Instincts. The animals should be allowed to stay with family and stay in an environment as natural to the wild as possible. It is a great way to educate children that we are not the only inhabitants of the planet. However, I believe that animals should live in an as natural environment as possible and we must do our best to protect them and their habitats. Some species do not adapt as well to captivity as other species.
Latest posts by Natalie ( see all ). In addition many zoos have captive breeding and release programs that actually help to restore natural populations of endangered animals in the wild.