Visitors to Perth Zoo these school holidays will be amongst the first to explore a new precinct, ‘Amazonia’, home to some amazing animals from the South American Amazon.
Perth Zoo is saddened to announce the death of the two Western Ground Parrots which were recently transferred to the Zoo from the wild.
Perth Zoo Keeper Stephen Catwell is set to have a wild Christmas as he cares round the clock for a Western Brush-wallaby joey.
Perth Zoo staff have hand raised a Little Penguin to ensure its valuable wild genetics are not lost to a breeding program which helps safeguard a future for this Western Australian species.
Christmas arrived a week early for Perth Zoo’s elephants, Galapagos Tortoise and lemurs who woke to find festive treats throughout their exhibits.
Two critically endangered Western Ground Parrots which were transferred to Perth Zoo as part of the recovery program for the species before fires devastated their wild habitat were given a health check today.
With a hint of summer in the air, Perth Zoo’s animals kept their cool today thanks to the efforts of their dedicated Zoo Keepers.
Today was a bit of a celebrity day for us at Perth Zoo - we treated Paris Hilton!
It’s just like going to the gym for the animals but they don’t even need to leave home! We are sure you’re familiar with a ‘hamster wheel’ – well it’s a similar concept, but for Perth Zoo's Dibblers.
Twenty-nine Dibblers have been released on a remote island off the State’s south coast as part of a project to establish a new population of the endangered carnivorous marsupial.