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In wake of Hurricane Irma, Miami zoo animals are OK (including rhino)


Thousands of animals in Zoo Miami were in the path of Hurricane Irma, but the zoo had a plan to protect them, having learned a lesson from suffering major damage during Hurricane Andrew in 1992. Zoo director Ron Magill tells TODAY that despite a lot of physical damage, all 3,000 animals are doing well – including Toshi the rhinoceros, who also survived Andrew!