Maggie the elephant in Alaska Zoo will be transfered to PAWS in California

PAWS animal sanctuary in California
PAWS animal sanctuary in California

2007-09-13 - Anchorage, United States , Steve Mac Donald

Maggie the elephant will soon be a California girl. The Alaska Zoo Board of Directors chose to send its beloved elephant to a sanctuary run by the Performing Animal Welfare Society, also known as PAWS. The board made the decision during a closed-door meeting last night, but the board didn't make that choice public until this afternoon. For nearly all of her 25 years, Maggie has called a pen at the Alaska Zoo home, but not much longer. After months of research, debate and pressure, the Zoo's boar...

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