Cheetahs are past breeding age.
A tour of the rebuilt Monsoon Forest is on the zoo Youtube page.
A good one at Stratford-on-Avon.
Common Saffron Finches were kept at Chester 1975-1978
I got round to it at last. Breeding lists for Winged World birds, reptiles and mammals.
Newly arrived Greater Brazilian teal (Amazonetta brasiliensis ipecutiri)
17 March 2020
Pair of newly arrived Ringed Teal (Callonetta leucophrys) in the Wetlands aviary
Chester Zoo 17 March 2020
Somehow I missed this thread last year.
I made three visits to Winged World, August 1975, August 1976 and September 1976. I was very impressed....
I attended in October, rhino section talk was mostly visitors asking for selfies with the keepers they knew from the TV.
Over the years I've done...
Is trhis a self portrait Magpie Goose?:p
The enclosure in the picture has, as far as I know in this order, been home to
Chester i2018 inventories are now on the website.
I would take what the narrator says on Secret Life of the Zoo with a pinch of salt.
Mountain Chickens have bred previously at Chester Zoo.
I visited yesterday with my friend James, who doesn't get to Chester as much as he would like.
Two new species were signed, although we saw...
It was May 1972 issue and HRH officially opened the Lecture Hall and library on 14th April 1972.
the site of the new aviary is the flamingo island across from the penguins.
Interesting to see a picture of the Duchess of Kent at the official opening. Not, as pulished in Z Magazine, Princess Margaret. She never came to...
It was later filmed at Chester, given the name of Bellington Zoo. One scene also featured Edinburgh, when the keeper and the vet went to look at...
Sorry my information was incorrect. X8 is not withdrawn, but it is revised from September 1st and renumbered as service 1. Route 1 and Route x1...
ooops, I was wrong. Sorry everyone, X8 has not been withdrawn, it has been revised. My source was a Railway forum I ought to have ckecked for...
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