Worst Zoos In The U.S.

The Bronx Zoo has faced criticism for its treatment of animals, particularly regarding the conditions and well-being of elephants and big cats.

The Bronx Zoo, New York

This zoo has been criticized for its inadequate enclosures, poor animal care practices, and alleged mistreatment of animals.

Natural Bridge Zoo, Virginia

The Santa Ana Zoo has faced criticism for its small enclosures and lack of space for animals to roam freely.

Santa Ana Zoo, California

This zoo has faced concerns regarding the welfare of animals and has been accused of mistreatment, particularly with its big cat and primate exhibits.

Garold Wayne Interactive Zoological Park, Oklahoma

There have been allegations of poor animal care practices and concerns about the conditions and enclosures at this zoo.

Tanganyika Wildlife Park, Kansas

Cricket Hollow Animal Park has been criticized for its substandard enclosures and inadequate care of animals, leading to the revocation of its federal license.

Cricket Hollow Animal Park, Iowa

This drive-through safari park has faced concerns about the conditions and welfare of the animals, including allegations of inadequate veterinary care.

Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch, Texas

Although primarily a marine park, the Miami Seaquarium has faced criticism for its treatment of animals, particularly regarding the conditions and welfare of its orcas and dolphins.

Miami Seaquarium, Florida

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