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Werribee Open Range Zoo’s Lion cubs have marked another milestone, with their six-week health check.
Vets and Keepers were able to weigh and examine each of cubs, checking their heart, lungs, ears, eyes and movement.
Friday 4 December Zoos Victoria marked International Cheetah Day at Werribee Open Range Zoo with a funding announcement for the Tsavo Cheetah Project in Kenya.
On Friday 20 November Werribee Open Range Zoo launched Grandparents’ Week, with some special visitors enjoying a preview of the program.
At four weeks of age, Werribee Open Range Zoo’s new Lion cubs are beginning to find their feet.
Hippo calf Pansy will turn two this Wednesday, 18 November at Werribee Open Range Zoo.
Born in the early hours of Tuesday 20 October to Lioness Nilo, Werribee Open Range Zoo’s three lion cubs are now two weeks old and have opened their eyes.
While this is still a critical time for the young cubs, they are feeding well and seem to be getting bigger every day!
On Halloween eve the Vervet Monkeys at Werribee Open Range Zoo enjoyed their own spooky Halloween themed treats including spider pinatas and a haunted house to explore.
Werribee Open Range Zoo have welcomed the arrival of three African lion cubs to Lioness Nilo.
Born in the early hours of Tuesday 20 October, this is the first litter for Nilo and father Johari and the first lion birth in Werribee Open Range Zoo’s history.
Werribee Open Range Zoo has welcomed a new arrival, a female Arabian camel named Sahara.
The calf was born on Tuesday 13 October to mum Saffron and staff are pleased with their progress.
Toddler Weekdays have taken on a whole new meaning at Werribee Open Range Zoo, especially for Cheetah Kulinda who turned 3 on 8 October. Like most ‘toddlers’, Kulinda is very vocal, inquisitive and a fussy eater at times.
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