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Home-donkey and Shetland pony almost died from overeating in the zoo of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Animals overfed visitors, reported on the official website.
As noted in the administration of the zoo, since last year, the territory has introduced a service for the sale of special sets of balanced feed for feeding animals, but guests daily bring with them a great number of products.
“For example, on may 1, just outside the enclosure of the horses in one day, gained 20 pounds, which exceeds the norm of the animal’s diet several times! Among the “Goodies” — potato, white bread mold, pears, beets and other forbidden foods, which can lead to death of animals,” — said on the website.
Administrators of the zoo has asked visitors not to bring food.
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