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Discussion in 'New Zealand' started by jay, 27 Feb 2007.

  1. jay

    jay Well-Known Member

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    Hamilton zoo in New Zealand continues its role as a male bachelor herd for giraffes. Dume, a young bull born at Auckland is now being transferred to Hamilton. Also three of Hamiltons rhinos are being transferred to Auckland zoo, while a single male will be sent from Auckland to Hamilton. It looks like Auckland will be recontinuing its breeding program with the rhino.
     
  2. Nigel

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    I hope to visit Hamilton in the next few weeks , aso I will visit the zoo and give you an update .
    Is there any particular issue that anyone wants me to follow up on while I am there ?
     
  3. Nigel

    Nigel Well-Known Member

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    Great news from Hamilton Zoo

    I just found a small snippet in todays Dominion Post ( I almost missed it )

    Another white rhino was born at Hamilton Zoo
    but better still -- it is a FEMALE !!!!

    considering that alot of rhino births in the region have been male , this is certainly great news !:)
     
  4. jay

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    Hey Nigel, thank you - good to know that another female has been born. Now I will look to see if I can find the article.
     
  5. jay

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    Do a google search anf you will find a photo of 'cute baby rhino'
     
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    do google news search, and you can get a video of the news release thing, and see some birthing action as well!
     
  7. Coquinguy

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    its on the web-site now