Zoo animals to Minn. lawmakers: Keep funding us so we don't die
Minnesota Zoo staffers and their animal friends will take over the State Capitol today. While the event is an annual "Thank You" celebration for the Zoo for their continued support from the state, this year it feels more like a survival plea.
The zoo is bringing cockroaches, chinchillas, and tarantulas to the Capitol at noon, according to the Star Tribune .
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