Zoo news

Birth of a colobus monkey

Our family of colobus monkey (Colobus guereza) has recorded a birth on February 14, bringing to 6 the number of individuals housed at the zoo. The female and her young are doing well but the sex of the baby is still unknown.

Birth of a chimpanzee

Our group of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes troglodytes) formed last year has a new member! Bamia, 13 years old, has given birth to her first infant, a male, on November 11.

New rhino arrives at the zoo

48 hours after the transfer of Renette (our female white rhino born in 2012) to Schmiding Zoo in Austria, a female of the same age named Nala travelled in the opposite direction. This exchange is part of a recommendation from the white rhino European Breeding Program that manages slightly more than 300 individuals distributed in 78 zoological institutions.