Zoo news

Birth of a ring-tailed lemur

The dominant female of our ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) group located in the monkey house has just gave birth to a new baby! Still tight to its mother's belly and strongly protected by her, the baby is doing well. The keepers haven't been able to determine its sex for now.

A new gorilla family

After the death of 2 gorillas from our family group in 2013, it had been reduced from 5 to only 3 individuals: an adult female and 2 juveniles. The western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) EEP (European Breeding Program) of which we are part recommended us to try to introduce Nyuki, one of the 2 silverbacks hosted on the second gorilla island of our great ape exhibit.