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Sheila, Jurong BirdPark

One of the BirdPark's gorgeous secretary birds. They're so elegant.

Sheila, Jurong BirdPark
Zooish, 21 Jun 2007
    • Zooish
      One of the BirdPark's gorgeous secretary birds. They're so elegant.
    • ZYBen
      Can you believe they tried to introduce these to australia! in the wild that is!
    • Zooish
      Why would they wanna do that?!
    • ZYBen
      to control the snakes, but as funny as the story is, no one knew how to sex them, so they just put them all in a pen and hoped for the best. they bred none.
    • zooboy28
      Do they still have Secretary Birds? I saw no sign of these when I was there.
    • Zooish
      @zooboy28

      They're kept off-show now. The new birds of prey show line-up doesn't include them anymore, so they can only be seen during behind-the-scenes visits.
    • zooboy28
      WRS sure has a lot of sp[ecies off-display don't they!

      Were these ever displayed, or just part of the birds of prey show?
    • Chlidonias
      I saw them in the bird of prey aviaries back in...2006? Maybe later. I don't recall properly.
    • Zooish
      Chlidonias' right, they were displayed in the birds of prey aviaries sometime between 2006 and 2009.

      A lot of the birds of prey are kept off-display.
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