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Lion, crocodile, flamingo and parrot being kept in captivity in a cafe called “Mevzoo“ in Beykoz, İstanbul has sparked reaction in social media.
The matter has come to agenda after veterinary Oytun Okan Şenel’s Twitter post:
İSTANBUL'UN ORTASINDA REZİLLİK! "Rehabilitasyon merkezi" süslemeli nargile kafede, kıt akılla gerekçelendirilmeye çalışılmış hayvan istismarı. Beyler, meydanı boş zannetmişsiniz ama bu ülkede yasalar var! #mevzoo @VeyselEroglu @DKMP1Bolge @ormanvesuisleri @MilliParklar_D pic.twitter.com/o6eEH1U6XO— Oytun Okan Şenel (@oytunsenel) 4 Temmuz 2018
Flamingo, parrot, crocodile
As the cafe’s social media account is checked, it is seen that there are flamingo, crocodile and parrot in addition to the lion that is in the aquarium.
The lion in the cage walks in the glass cage of marble floor, which is lightened with LED lights placed among the customers.
Besides, it is stated that customers can feed the lion through the small holes into the window. (ÇT/TK)
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