August 17, 2022

Travel & Leisure

Nice horned owl lacking after break-in at Baraboo Ochsner Park Zoo

A minimum of an individual terrific horned owl is even now lacking proper after an distinctive or staff broke into Baraboo’s Ochsner Park Zoo beforehand this 7 days and launched many animals, based on authorities. 

On probably Monday night or Tuesday morning, a human being or people lower all the padlocks on the outside gates of the zoo and entered, Baraboo Police Essential Rob Sinden reported. 

About 60 animals of 30 completely different species reside on the completely free-admission zoo, which opened in 1926, based on Mike Hardy, Baraboo’s parks, recreation and forestry director. 

After inside, the perpetrator lower off amongst 15 and 20 padlocks on animals’ enclosures and in addition propped doorways open, Sinden mentioned. 

“It was a obvious intent to check out to stir all these animals or launch animals,” Sinden defined.