A student’s snap of one of our bush dogs so impressed zoo bosses that it has been made into a stunning sign outside the enclosure. Sixteen-year-old student Cameron Whiteside’s beautiful picture of the bush dog was picked out by our Assistant Curator Jay Haywood who judged a Dudley College of Technology poster competition. And it … Continue reading Sign of success
It’s Chinese New Year and we’re celebrating the Year of the Dog with Diallo, Ochi, Gamba and Subira. To mark the occasion, keepers treated our four African wild dog siblings to some fun-filled themed enrichment boxes stuffed full of tantalising treats, as well as decorating the enclosure with colourful Chinese paper lanterns, which the dogs … Continue reading Happy Year of the Dog!
We’re wishing our bush dog sisters a very happy 3rd birthday today! Scarlet, Ruby and Rioja arrived at DZG in March and quickly made an impression on keepers. Senior Keeper, Sarah Evans, said: “They’re very cheeky and like following keepers around the enclosure and as soon as they spot one of us they run up to … Continue reading A trio of birthday girls!