Animals in the zoo

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More and more animals are now used to be confined into the zoo’s, reservations or other preserved and groomed by people areas. It is important to differentiate between a wild animal, a domesticated animal and an animal that has been tamed. This allows understanding the importance of laws protecting wildlife.
Some people choose keeping a wild animal in their home that has been found or captured. Why? What motivates this choice? Let us try and make a list of the advantages and disadvantages of capturing animals to the zoo’s and of taking over an animal in order to tame it.
Generally speaking, animals live longer in captivity than in the wild, because keepers and vets are available to look after their health and diet. If an animal sickens, there are people available to help it. Furthermore, good zoos provide a balanced diet, including necessary medicines. This helps the animal to be as healthy as possible. Animals are also safer in zoos than in the wild. Vulnerable animals are even brought in at night to protect them from predators. The down side is that people know where zoos are and can break in and capture or kill some species.
The first disadvantage of living in a zoo is that zoos may not have enough space to keep increased numbers of animals, so may have to choose which animals to put down. The second con is reproduction: mostly the only other example of the species are close relatives, so, according to this sometimes there have been degeneracies. Some...