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Turkish man gets slammed for throwing punches at kangaroo in zoo

Interestingly the animal does not react, and is instead seen standing near the cage and dodging the punches. Many took to social media to criticise Ciftci, who is also seen grabbing and shaking the fence in the recorded clip.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Updated: August 1, 2018 11:11:45 am
Turkish man taunts caged kangaroo, man throws punches on kangaroo, man abuses and taunts animal, animal abuse, A video of a self-styled prophet Tuncer Ciftci has gone viral after he is seen throwing punches at a caged Kangaroo. (Source: Guchie Vee/YouTube)

Most zoos have boards advising people not to harass animals housed there to protect them from stress. So it’s understandable why there’s been a lot of backlash against a Turkish man who has been recorded throwing punches at a caged kangaroo in Turkey. The 1.14-minute-long clip – which has gone viral – shows Tuncer Ciftci, who has been called a self-styled prophet by a Daily Mail report, throwing mock punches and scaring the animal.

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Interestingly the animal does not react, and is instead seen standing near the cage and dodging the punches. Many took to social media to criticise Ciftci, who is also seen grabbing and shaking the fence in the recorded clip.

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Many criticised the behaviour of the man.

This video comes just days after an Egyptian zoo was criticised for allegedly painting a donkey with stripes to fool visitors into thinking it was a zebra.

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