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Emperor Valley Zoo Closes for One Week

THE Emperor Valley Zoo is closed for one week from Sunday (March 15). A Facebook post stated the Zoological Society of Trinidad and Tobago (ZSTT) has decided to close the zoo which will go into maintenance mode for one week. The release stated, “During this time the Zoo would be closed to visits by the […]Read More

Baby Kangaroo Coming at Emperor Valley Zoo

  ONE of the female Red Kangaroos at the Emperor Valley Zoo in Port-of-Spain has a joey in her pouch. This according to a post on the Facebook page of the Emperor Valley Zoo that stated the gestation period of a kangaroo was only 34 days. The post stated, “After which the blind, hairless new-born […]Read More

ZSTT: Chickland Site Not Suitable for Zoo

    The Zo­o­log­i­cal So­ci­ety of Trinidad and Tobago (ZSTT) says it is not fea­si­ble to re­lo­cate the Emperor Valley Zoo to Chick­land in Cen­tral Trinidad. On Monday, the ZSTT stated: “Cab­i­net had rec­om­mend­ed that a de­tailed fea­si­bil­i­ty study be done and this was com­plet­ed in April 2009 by Lee Young and Part­ners, in col­lab­o­ra­tion […]Read More

Zoo Calls for Ban on Fireworks

PORT-OF-SPAIN – THE Emperor Valley Zoo is calling for a ban on all fireworks. The calls comes after a number of animals died following the annual Independence Day fireworks at the Queen’s Park Savannah on August 31. Recently, the zoo said a number of birds had died after trauma from the noise generated by the […]Read More

Zoo Praises Lara, Blasts Fireworks Organisers

  PORT-OF-SPAIN – THE Independence Day fireworks display on Saturday at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port-of Spain, was louder than previous years and staff at the Emperor Valley Zoo had difficulty in keeping the animals calm. The an­nu­al In­de­pen­dence evening event was spon­sored by ANSA McAl and car­ried out by Fire­one Fire­works. In a […]Read More