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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Marine meadows and horses of the sea

There’s something very special at Living Coasts – though most of us would need it pointed out to us. This something very special looks like...

Rare Eider Ducklings doing well at Living Coasts

Living Coasts, Torquay's coastal zoo, are hand rearing 4 eider ducklings. The ducklings are rarely seen in zoos, however these ducks have certainly taken to...

Zoo keepers rear gemlike bird

Are these the most beautiful chicks in the country? Keepers at Paignton Zoo Environmental Park in Devon are hand rearing birds that looks like...

Dormice take the tube

21 dormice have arrived at Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, on their way to being released into the wild in Warwickshire. The release follows an ongoing...

Life’s a beach at Living Coasts Torquay

On a beach, somewhere in the English Riviera a special wading bird has found the perfect spot to setup home. The beach at Living Coasts,...

Local Photographer wins in National Zoo & Aquarium Photo Awards

BIAZA (British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums) have recently had their annual conference. Paignton Zoo are once again celebrating, this time it's not...

New Paignton Zoo Curator has local roots and global reach

Paignton Zoo has appointed Nic Dunn, previously head of Shaldon Wildlife Trust, as its new Curator of Mammals. Nic Dunn is a local lad...

Living Coasts’ global plastics pledge

Torquay's Living Coasts is part of a new global movement to raise awareness about plastic pollution. The coalition goes under the banner of "World...
Vertical Garden at Paignton Zoo

Growing Vertically, Paignton Zoo’s wonder wall is of growing interest

A vertical garden, now there's something you don't see everyday. Paignton Zoo are once again making the impossible, possible. This time, however they have taken the...

Research with teeth: Why do baboons floss?

A student from Exeter University has observed some surprising behaviour in baboons at Paignton Zoo. Charlotte Morgan, who is studying an MSc in Animal Behaviour...

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