Tri-State Zoological Park of Western Maryland (Tri-State Zoo)

Published by Sirrus Lawson.

Tigers confined to a concrete pit with an algae-covered pool.

An emaciated male lion, who has since died.

A female lion now kept in solitary confinement.

Ring-tailed lemurs confined to a small corn crib with negligible enrichment.

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