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Discussion in 'Belgium' started by vogelcommando, 19 Feb 2015.

  1. vogelcommando

    vogelcommando Well-Known Member

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    Recieved a Morlet's crocodile.
     
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    From a bankrupt France zoo near Lyon 20 animals wrere recived among the a Lion, monkeys, lynxes and 3 Snow leopards.
     
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    The center is currently caring for a group of 8 Binturongs, an Echidna and a pair of Red and White Flying Squirrels after they were seized by customs at a Belgian airport en-route from Jakarta

    Other (arguably less exciting) recent additions include two Lions and 14 Porcupines from a bankrupt animal park in Spain

    Natuurhulpcentrum Opglabbeek - Nieuws: Inbeslagname Indonesische zending
     
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    I believe the species of giant flying squirrel is actually Petaurista petaurista, Red giant flying squirrel ;)

    Another interesting piece of information in the article is the following; "Er werden diverse dierentuinen en -parken in België gecontacteerd, helaas zonder resultaat," which translates to "Various zoos and parks in Belgium have been contacted, sadly without any results."
     
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    Two African Leopards have arrived - they were rescued from awful conditions at a former animal breeding centre in Poland