Join our zoo community

Wildlife HQ Zoo Wildlife HQ/Queensland Zoo News

Discussion in 'Australia' started by Jabiru96, 23 Oct 2014.

  1. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
  2. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
    Twin cottontop tamarins born.
     
  3. gerenuk

    gerenuk Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    4 Jul 2010
    Posts:
    814
    Location:
    USA
  4. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
  5. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
  6. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
  7. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
    News for this year:

    -the ring-tailed lemurs have moved into a new exhibit (see pics on their Facebook page)
    -macaws moved into a new aviary
    -twin common marmoset born
     
  8. Jabiru96

    Jabiru96 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    1 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    2,747
    Location:
    Sydney
  9. zooboy28

    zooboy28 Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    1 Aug 2010
    Posts:
    4,798
    Location:
    Melbourne, Aust (ex. NZ)
    Wildlife HQ have received three male Spider Monkeys (Basco, Cortez and Hebe) from Auckland Zoo. They will go on display on Saturday.
     
  10. zooboy28

    zooboy28 Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    1 Aug 2010
    Posts:
    4,798
    Location:
    Melbourne, Aust (ex. NZ)
    In addition to the recently arrived meerkats, Wildlife HQ has also welcomed a pair of golden lion tamarins from Mogo, young male Rio and older female Muppet, which are not expected to breed. They are also expecting capybara to arrive in the near future.
     
    Kifaru Bwana likes this.
  11. Nisha

    Nisha Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    24 Jun 2009
    Posts:
    6,230
    Location:
    UK
  12. Zorro

    Zorro Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    2 Jan 2017
    Posts:
    890
    Location:
    West of the black stump
    8 male (brothers) painted dogs now call Wildlife HQ home
     
  13. Chlidonias

    Chlidonias Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    13 Jun 2007
    Posts:
    24,200
    Location:
    the world of tomorrow
    Kifaru Bwana likes this.
  14. WhistlingKite24

    WhistlingKite24 Well-Known Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    2 Jul 2018
    Posts:
    1,073
    Location:
    Brisbane, Australia
    Wildlife HQ has received four Black and White Ruffed Lemurs (mother and three daughters) from Perth Zoo . The zoo's 10th primate species.
    In other news the zoo has welcomed its 8th emperor tamarin baby (a male).
     
    Last edited: 27 Jul 2018
    Zorro likes this.
  15. Zorro

    Zorro Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    2 Jan 2017
    Posts:
    890
    Location:
    West of the black stump
    One would hope they are looking for a male Lemur as well
     
    Kifaru Bwana and WhistlingKite24 like this.
  16. Jake

    Jake Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    21 Jun 2018
    Posts:
    263
    Location:
    Jimboomba Qld
    They are getting 5 unknown sex RTL to join their 3 females.
     
  17. Chlidonias

    Chlidonias Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    13 Jun 2007
    Posts:
    24,200
    Location:
    the world of tomorrow
    You know it only takes a couple of seconds to type out an animal's actual name instead of using an ambiguous acronym, even just as a common courtesy to other members so that they don't need to try and guess what you are trying to say.
     
    MRJ and Kakapo like this.
  18. Kakapo

    Kakapo Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    3 Mar 2009
    Posts:
    1,476
    Location:
    Zaragoza, Spain
    Red-tailed laughingtrush???
     
    CGSwans and MRJ like this.
  19. WhistlingKite24

    WhistlingKite24 Well-Known Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    2 Jul 2018
    Posts:
    1,073
    Location:
    Brisbane, Australia
    I wish they were !! :):):) Much more interesting than Ring-tailed Lemur.
     
  20. Jake

    Jake Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    21 Jun 2018
    Posts:
    263
    Location:
    Jimboomba Qld
    I will use the full name next time, sorry for any inconvenience.