Jane goodall interview regarding animal welfarism:
Confined animals differ greatly from the wild. In captivity these animals have no
The threat of disease is also eliminated and food is always available
People go in the zoos for interactions and experience with the animals
Engage animals in both nature and captivity with an ethical mindset and intellectual
Animals that, in the wild, roam for many kilometres in a single day over varied terrain, hunting
or foraging for food are instead confined to small, featureless cages that fail completely to
stimulate their natural behaviours. Deprived of opportunities to engage in natural activities,their
lives become as empty as the wire-mesh and steel- barred prisons they are forced to inhabit
An animal kept confined in a zoo will have different characteristics and develop
behavior far different than it would have developed in the wild.
Even though the animals size , structure and color of their skin may remain same but
their attitudes, perception and behavior to their surrounding environment will be far
different. Would we ever treat a desktop pc and a MAC laptop in a similar way? Even
they look the same their operating system is quite different than one of the other.
Animals are not happy when captivated in small cages built with iron bars
Zoos can educate people the fact that wild animals are vanishing and working together
we can save these endangered species.
Zoo animals are ambassadors of their cousins in the wild
The best place of animals is in the w