Yes, they educate the public about animals and help to preserve endangered or at-risk species 1446 votes 54.10 %
No, zoos and aquariums are unethical and damaging to the welfare of the animal 354 votes 13.24 %
I am in between. Sanctuaries should exist but animal tourism shouldn't be permitted 873 votes 32.66 %
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