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Daily Court Reporter - News Cincinnati Zoo’s statement regarding USDA Review

 

Cincinnati Zoo’s statement regarding USDA Review

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

The Cincinnati Zoo reaffirms its longstanding commitment to the well-being of the resident animals and the safety of those inspired to view and conserve them. Its stellar record in that regard includes forty-three million visitors over the last four decades who have enjoyed the Gorilla World exhibit without coming in contact with the gorillas. In its 38-year history, the barrier system at Gorilla World has always been found compliant during USDA inspections, including one conducted in April of 2016. Following the incident this May, we modified the barrier to reassure the public and our visitors.

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Date Published: December 2, 2016

 

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden

 

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