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Healthy 18-month-old giraffe shot dead at Copenhagen zoo despite uproar

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, February 9, 2014 9:43 EDT
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A perfectly healthy young giraffe was shot dead at Copenhagen zoo on Sunday despite an online petition to save it signed by thousands of animal lovers. Marius, an 18-month-old giraffe, was put down with a bolt gun early on Sunday, zoo spokesman Tobias…



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