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Group Seeks More Regulation Of Md. Roadside Zoos

The Humane Society of the United States says it will seek tighter state regulation of Maryland roadside zoos to close what it calls a federal enforcement loophole.

12/04/2013

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Zoo Fights For License; Accused Of Taking Tourists Too Close To Tiger Cages

A zoo near Cumberland is fighting a 45-day suspension ordered by the U.S. Agriculture Department for repeated violations of the Animal Welfare Act from 2006 to 2010.

09/19/2012