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?
It’s that time again , check out some of the awesome photos posted on our Instagram account last week 🙂
10) The Polar Bear, these majestic creatures have become one of the most iconic symbols of the climate change movement. Retreating sea ice caused by global warming has greatly impacted the Bears range, hunting grounds and ability to find a mate. In addition hungry Bears are venturing closer to towns and city’s to scavenge for … More 10 Endangered Species
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
Given its World Pangolin day , we though we’d join in with our own personal top 10 favorite facts about these fascinating creatures, but first of all you probably want to know What is a Pangolin ? Pangolin’s (pictured) are small scaled covered ant eaters native to Africa and Asia. There are 8 species of … More Top 10 Pangolin Facts
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