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A day at the Zoo with Juno...

Last month to celebrate 5 years of my glorious god daughter Juno; she, her dad and I headed to Marwell Zoo for a day of animal related fun…. 49 more words


Santa Gets Snubbed

With my husband hauled up at the ice cream factory for most of summer, winter is our time to do stuff.  Either that or risk the four of us festering at home slowly driving each other mad  (yeh right, this is totally us most days).   864 more words

Why The Long Face?

I took this picture a while ago when I went to Marwell Zoo with friends. I settled on the long face caption and it got me thinking about people’s attitudes and perspectives towards various aspects of their life. 445 more words

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Marwell celebrates male rhino arrival

A male southern white rhinoceros is settling into his new home at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire.

The two-year-old male, named ‘Jabari’, has transferred to the Park from Dublin Zoo as part of the European Endangered species breeding Programme (EEP). 311 more words


Snow leopard: A close encounter of the rarest kind

Getting up close and almost personal with one of the world’s most beautiful and inscrutable big cats. 477 more words


Marvelling At Nature At Marwell Zoo

How to occupy our grandson? This is a frequent question on the 3 days a week we look after him. A popular choice, while he is just short of 3 years old and therefore… 326 more words


Marwell celebrates critically endangered primate birth

Primate keepers at Marwell Zoo are celebrating the birth of a critically endangered Sulawesi crested black macaque.

Born on 28th July to mum, ‘Drusilla’ and dad, ‘Douglas’, the new arrival is the first of its kind to be born at Marwell for ten years and an important addition to the European Endangered species breeding Programme for the species (EEP). 272 more words