Monthly Archives: November 2011

Endangered Rhinos Need Your Help

The International Rhino Foundation has made an impassioned plea for more support as we reach the end of 2011. It has been a bad year for these magnificent animals as sub species of the Black Rhino and the Javan Rhino … Continue reading

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Special Zoo Ticket Offer at NAZF

The sad news is that Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm is open for just two more Saturdays in 2011. The good news is that this popular Bristol Zoo will be offering a holiday season incentive to visitors to come and say … Continue reading

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Baby Gorilla Born At Chicago Zoo

A zoo in America has welcomed a new baby gorilla, the first born at their Great Ape House for years. Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago has a reputation for bringing through young gorillas and they managed to kindle the romance … Continue reading

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Zoo Provides Happy Home to Elephants

An American zoo will be welcoming more elephants as part of an exhibition of African wildlife. Birmingham Zoo in Alabama will now get a fourth elephant as part of its Trails of Africa exhibit, which is scheduled to run from … Continue reading

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A Black Week For Rhinos

It has been a bad week for the Black rhino. Last week a sub species of the Black Rhino was declared extinct in Western Africa. While rhinos are particularly vulnerable because their horns are so prized on the black market, … Continue reading

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Pandas – Eats Shoots and Leaves

Edinburgh Zoo has added Pandas to its collection in an effort to boost flagging visitor numbers but these Chinese animals also come at a huge cost. The bamboo eaters (hence the title of the award winning grammar book Eats Shoots … Continue reading

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Zoo Rhinos Targeted By Poachers

Poachers have taken their tragic excesses even further this week as it was reported that a French zoo has had to install extra security for its animals. The Thoiry Zoo and wildlife park, which sits on the outskirts of Paris, … Continue reading

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