Chadwick the Koi carp has returned home to the Romsey World of Water, Hampshire, after spending two months on the run. Accompanied by Steve the sturgeon, Chadwick made his bid for freedom during the floods in February, when water levels at their home were raised so high the fish could escape. Steve was found in a puddle a few days later, but Chadwick was only recovered in April when he was discovered living behind a pub eight miles away
A repercussão de um gesto considerado normal por Marco Antônio da Silva, de 32 anos, surpreendeu o segurança, morador de São Leopoldo, no Rio Grande do Sul. Ele conta que agiu como a mãe havia lhe ensinado quando encontrou um envelope com uma conta e R$ 600 em dinheiro. Mesmo sem conhecer a dona,…
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Happy Zoo Lover’s Day! Since the London Zoological Gardens were established in 1828, zoos have been a place to marvel at some of the most fascinating wild animals in the world, all in one place. Many zoos, however, have developed broader and more ambitious goals around education and conservation, engaging visitors in deeper ways with the issues that animals and their habitats may face in the wild.
Interested in learning more about zoos through the day-to-day lives of the animals they care for? Be sure to follow these zoos on Instagram:
Smithsonian National Zoologial Park, Washington D.C. - @smithsonianzoo