Should snakes be allowed in Zoos?

If you ever been to a zoo in New Zealand you’ll know that there’s something missing in the reptile habitats – snakes. That’s because the animals are banned entirely from the country for fear they’ll harm our native species. But Auckland Zoo’s curator of Ectotherms and Birds says snakes have been unfairly treated and wants to see them showcased. Richard Gibson tells us why he thinks the creatures aren’t as big a threat as we’ve been lead to belie

Should snakes be allowed in Zoos?
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