Death of Margaash

It is heartbreaking to have to share the devastating news that our male snow leopard Margaash died after getting out of his enclosure. It is with enormous sadness that Dudley Zoo can confirm an eight-year-old male snow leopard died after getting out of his enclosure. Unfortunately, having no other option in the interest of public Continue reading Death of Margaash

Grrreat to be eight!

Our snow leopard Margaash couldn’t wait to sink his teeth into birthday treats at his newly-extended enclosure. The handsome male is eight today and loves nothing more than exploring the extensive enclosure he shares with Taïga and playing with scratching posts. This stunning shot of the birthday boy was taken by our Customer Services Team Member, Continue reading Grrreat to be eight!

Snowies united!

There were head rubs galore when snow leopards, Margaash and Taïga, were united for the first time this week. The introductory process has been slowly monitored by DZG curators and big cat keepers over the last few weeks. But staff couldn’t be happier with this week’s development. Big cat keeper, Sarah Evans, said: “It went brilliantly. Continue reading Snowies united!