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French zoo closed temporarily after pack of nine wolves escape

BBC News

December 25, 2021

A French zoo has been temporarily shut down by local authorities after a pack of nine wolves escaped from their enclosure during visiting hours.

No people were injured during incident last weekend at Trois Vallées zoo in Montredon-Labessonnie, southern France.

The animals destroyed safety hatches and climbed a fence, but never went outside the zoo.

Four were shot dead for “dangerous behaviour”, local official Fabien Chollet told AFP news agency.

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