Gomez arrived from Aalborg Zoo in Denmark and Aya arrived from Lyon Zoo in France. Alma Park Zoo hope to have little Emperor Tamarins arriving later in the year from this match! Link to this post!
Category: Animal News
Alma Park Zoo have announced the arrival of a very unique animal – Alf, the Brazilian Tapir. Tapirs are an ancient and unusual member of the hoofstock family, most closely related to horses and rhinoceroses, but having several features more reminiscent of elephants or hippopotamus. Link to this post!
CONCHETTA, the cotton-top tamarind monkey, has found happiness with a new man more than a year after her abduction from Alma Park Zoo while heavily pregnant with twins. The 12-year-old gave birth earlier this month, delighting zookeepers who feared she would never be found after she was kidnapped with her former mate, Tonto, in October [...]
Don’t laugh, you’d probably look startled too if you were the size of a mobile phone. It’s taken them a few months but pygmy marmoset (that’s Callithrix pygmaea for all you boffins) Penne and Pesto have finally settled into their new Alma Park Zoo home. The South American primates arrived in Brisbane from a zoo [...]