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Lions Are Fed Donkeys In Baghdad Zoo
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This video, taken recently at a zoo in Baghdad, show nine lions attacking, killing, and eating 2 donkeys in front of a crowd of onlookers. This seems to be common practice in Iraqi zoos as is seen in this 2005 article from the St. Petersburg Times.

Article: In Baghdad, where there is too little food and too much gunfire, what do you feed 19 lions?

"Donkeys," Lawrence Anthony says. "I send people out to buy donkeys, three a day if we can find them. With 19 lions, it takes three donkeys a day."

Added: Jan-22-2007 
By: Mike_19121
Iraq, Middle East
Tags: lions, donkeys, iraq, baghdad zoo
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