planet e.: Wenn Tierparks töten – Vom Zootier zum Futtertier

Germany 2022 – 29 min – Director: Christine Seidemann – Language: German

Better husbandry and better knowledge about the animals' needs mean that zoos are now increasingly facing the problem of running out of space – male animals in particular are surplus to requirements.
What can be done? Some zoos are now calling for targeted population management: the option to kill animals that are not needed for breeding.