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  1. Arizona Docent replied to the thread Howletts Wild Animal Park Is Howletts the best Zoo in the UK?.

    Yes much of Howletts is horrendous for photography, which is one reason it is the least favorite of the UK zoos I have visited. To...

    17 Feb 2019 at 4:47 AM
  2. Arizona Docent liked pangolin12's post in the thread Howletts Wild Animal Park Is Howletts the best Zoo in the UK?.

    Yes but, however, there is a ‘BestZoo’ in the Netherlands :p

    17 Feb 2019 at 4:34 AM
  3. Arizona Docent replied to the thread Howletts Wild Animal Park Is Howletts the best Zoo in the UK?.

    I have been to seven zoos in the UK and Howlett's was the worst of them all. Having visited Port Lympne (which I enjoyed) on two...

    15 Feb 2019 at 3:46 AM
  4. Arizona Docent liked sooty mangabey's post in the thread Howletts Wild Animal Park Is Howletts the best Zoo in the UK?.

    Howletts the best zoo in the UK? Not even close. Everyone has the right to their own opinion and all that, but, really, to place...

    15 Feb 2019 at 3:41 AM
  5. Arizona Docent liked Pertinax's post in the thread Howletts Wild Animal Park Is Howletts the best Zoo in the UK?.

    White Tigers used to be pure Indian, as that is where they originally derived from. But inclusion of Siberian tigers in white tiger...

    15 Feb 2019 at 3:40 AM
  6. Arizona Docent liked TeaLovingDave's post in the thread Howletts Wild Animal Park Is Howletts the best Zoo in the UK?.

    For future reference - there are no Bengal Tiger outside the native range, nor have there been since the last pure animal died at...

    15 Feb 2019 at 3:38 AM
  7. Arizona Docent liked Mbwamwitu's post in the thread Black Leopard Spotted in Africa.

    Extremely cool - and interesting to hear about the 2007 photo because I felt quite sure that I had heard of black leopards in central...

    15 Feb 2019 at 3:33 AM
  8. Arizona Docent replied to the thread 1.3 Million More Acres Protected? It just has to get through congress....

    I had not heard of this, but after reading through the article it seems like a win for my country.

    14 Feb 2019 at 4:57 AM
  9. Arizona Docent liked birdsandbats's post in the thread 1.3 Million More Acres Protected? It just has to get through congress....

    A bill is being proposed to protect 1.3 Million more acres across the US, including some new national parks and expansions to existing...

    14 Feb 2019 at 4:57 AM
  10. Arizona Docent replied to the thread The Living Desert The Living Desert News.

    Per my correspondence with zoo... A new exhibit (photo in gallery) between wild dogs and zebras will house bat-eared fox, rock hyrax,...

    14 Feb 2019 at 4:38 AM
  11. Arizona Docent replied to the thread Tucson Petting Zoo Tucson Petting Zoo.

    The only reason I would go is if I had some friends with young kids that wanted to go to pet the animals. I would be curious to meet the...

    14 Feb 2019 at 4:34 AM
  12. Arizona Docent commented on media New exhibit construction

    @BigNate No mention of the current sulcatta tortoise exhibit.

    814E8437-2CC6-440A-8440-6BC41BF49E3E.jpeg 14 Feb 2019 at 4:32 AM
  13. Arizona Docent commented on media New exhibit construction

    I contacted the zoo and was told the exhibit is for bat-eared fox, rock hyrax, sulcatta tortoise.

    814E8437-2CC6-440A-8440-6BC41BF49E3E.jpeg 13 Feb 2019 at 5:18 PM
  14. Arizona Docent liked Zooplantman's post in the thread El Paso Zoo El Paso Zoo news.

    It is not open to the public yet. It is not even finished construction yet.

    13 Feb 2019 at 5:17 PM