Zoo news

Arrival of a new female gorilla

There was quite a lot of stress and excitement in the great apes building during these last few days as a new gorilla female has just been transferred from Kolmården Zoo in Sweden. This movement had been recommended by the Western Lowland Gorilla Breeding Program as part of the management of the European captive population of this species.

Birth of a De Brazza’s monkey

During 2016 and 2017, our group of De Brazza’s monkeys () went to a significant restructuration following the recommendations of the European Breeding Program coordinator. La Palmyre Zoo being particularly experimented in breeding this species, we received genetically important individuals to form a new breeding group.