Hutatma Bagh Prani Sanghralaya Zoo

Solapur, Maharashtra
July 2005

 

  • Nearly all the enclosures were small and barren and had no enrichment.
  • No clean water or fresh food was observed in any of the enclosures.
  • Nearly all the enclosures were poorly maintained.
  • Some animals, including birds, appeared to be unhealthy, and visitors were seen feeding them inappropriate food.
  • The pigeons, rabbits, geese, ducks, turkeys and bustards were kept in concrete cages with cement substrates, which were damp, dirty and strewn with food and other rubbish.
  • No educational material was available.