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Waldo Wild Animal Retirement Village in United States

Waldo Wild Animal Retirement Village
First elephant0
Closed down2003
CountryUnited States

Gene Schuler, the village's owner, died in 2006 at age 75. Three years earlier, 2003, when he fell ill, his wife, Rusti Schuler, made the decision to close the village that had been open to the public since the mid-1980s. Guestbook Recent changes-updates Glossary - Encyclopedia Frequently asked questions Elephant Facts & Trivia Evolution Extinct:Proboscidea Species Anatomy Diseases People Care Footcare Training Breeding Database Location database Shiva Organizations Literature F Posters Website Webrings Contact Selected links News