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Rhino Calf Born at Dublin Zoo

Rhino Calf Born at Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo is delighted to announce the birth of a southern white rhinoceros calf. This species got their name ‘white’ rhinoceros from a mispronunciation of the Afrikaans word for ’wide’ and refers to their wide, flat mouth which has adapted for grazing. The male calf, yet to be named, was born to proud mother Nyala and father Chaka on Sunday,

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Orangutan Forest Habitat Opens at Dublin Zoo

Orangutan Forest Habitat Opens at Dublin Zoo Dublin Zoo launches major fundraising initiative for Orangutan Conservation #HangWithOrangs Dublin Zoo today opened “Orangutan Forest”, which will be home to the group of Bornean orangutans at the Zoo. Orangutan Forest was inspired by the natural environment of the Bornean orangutans, the tropical rainforests of Borneo. Orangutans are arboreal animals that spend the

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Valentines Day Dublin Zoo

An unforgettable Valentine’s at Dublin Zoo Dublin Zoo celebrates romance with exclusive Valentine’s Weekend Date Dublin Zoo is hosting a Valentine’s date for couples seeking something a little special on the most romantic weekend of the year. For this special event, the Zoo will open its doors exclusively for 100 couples at 8am on Saturday February 13th and Sunday February

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