We have been asked many times via Direct Message to our twitter page @thepktzoo , weather we are in full support of captivity or not. This is an issue we know is deeply devise among those concerned+ with animal welfare , below we have set out some of the key arguments from both sides, an … More The Big Question – Captivity
Global bee populations are in decline , where are the bees going and why do they matter ? … More Mass Extinction – Where are the Bee’s gone?
We are living through a period of mass extinction like nothing seen on Earth since the time of the dinosaurs some 65 million years ago. From what fossil record show are 5 periods of mass extinction, where vast numbers of species disappeared from existence all together over a brief period of time – the last … More Mass Extinction – Disappearing Big Cats
It’s that time again , check out some of the awesome photos posted on our Instagram account last week 🙂
Its that time of the week again, given the popularity of lat weeks Instagram recap we’ve decided to keep it going on a weekly basis. We had some great photos this week, and thank’s again from all of us for your retweets and support of our blogs and tweets on world Pangolin day, last Tuesday … More Our Week on Instagram
HI guys, Hope you all had a great week last weekend and good weekend , we certainly did , here a look back at some of the amazing animals we featured on our Instagram last week , enjoy 🙂 If you have any awesome pic’s of your favourite Zoo Animal , Wild Animal or Pet … More Our Week On Instagram
Scientific Name: Chrysocyon brachyurous Region: The grasslands and scrub forest of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru Size: Adult Maned Wolves average one meter in height and weigh between20-25kg Diet: Omnivorous Lifespan: Up to 20 years in the wild Status in the Wild: Near Threatened The Maned Wolf was brought to our attention to by one … More Maned Wolf Profile
Heather O’Donoghue is a 4th year Medicinal Chemistry student in Trinity college Dublin, with a keen interest in animals. In the summer of 2014 she spent a month and a half working with big cats , as a volunteer at the Seaview Predator Park in Port Elizabeth South Africa and she has been kind enough … More A Summer at Seaview