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John Bradford

Dickerson Park Zoo

Inspectors Questioned Elephant Handling at Springfield Mo. Zoo

Dickerson Park Zoo in Springfield responded to concerns raised by inspectors about the handling of elephants long before a zookeeper was killed by an elephant last week, zoo officials said.

10/15/2013

File photo of an elephant. (credit: PETER ENDIG/AFP/Getty Images)

Zookeeper Killed In Elephant Attack At Missouri Zoo

A longtime zookeeper in southwest Missouri was killed Friday when he was charged by an elephant, a spokeswoman for the city of Springfield said.

10/11/2013

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