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Odd News Roundup: Wanted: Animal Godparents for Chilean Zoo in 'Bleak' Year

Devdiscourse News Desk | Updated: 15-09-2020 02:57 IST | Created: 15-09-2020 02:30 IST
Odd News Roundup: Wanted: Animal Godparents for Chilean Zoo in 'Bleak' Year
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Wanted: Animal Godparents for Chilean Zoo in 'Bleak' Year

Oliver the rhinoceros, King Julien the lemur, Chilly Willy the penguin and their friends are urgently seeking sponsors for their bed and board in a Chilean zoo as visitors have dwindled to zero with the arrival of coronavirus. Buin Zoo, on the outskirts of the capital Santiago, is ordinarily one of the city's top attractions but it is struggling to stay afloat in an extraordinary year.


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