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Catering services during the winter season

Catering services during the winter season

Dear visitors, catering services at the Zoo are closed during the winter season. If you are going to visit our Zoo, please, bring snacks and beverages along. There are vending machines for hot drinks placed in the Zoo-shop and the Primate House. Thank you for your understanding and we apologize for the resulting complications.

Orangutan´s updates

Orangutan´s updates

It has been a month since we imported two Sumatran Orangutans to our Zoo, female Mengala and her son Vilmos. We were forewarned that the female has difficulties to get used to a new environment and that the adjustment process may be longer than usually, but we are happy to report that Mengala and Vilmos are making speedy progress in getting used to their new keepers and home  They are cooperative while being positively motivated in required activities. For example, if we want the female...

New Addition To Red Panda (Ailurus fulgens) Family At Bratislava Zoo.

New Addition To Red Panda (Ailurus fulgens) Family At Bratislava Zoo.

On July 12 2015, two Red Panda (Ailurus fulgens) cubs were born in Bratislava Zoo. Mother Coco was born July 25 2010 in Zagreb Zoo, Croatia, father Pung was born June 23 2010 in Parc Paradise Cambron - Casteau, Belgium. Bratislava Zoo is the only Zoo in Slovakia that keeps and successfully breeds Red Panda species. In 2011, a pair of Red Panda was transported to our Zoo - male Pung and female Coco. The process of getting to know each other was slightly humorous - Pung got scared and escaped to...

New residents of Primate House

New residents of Primate House

Dear Bratislava Zoo friends, we are pleased to inform you that our animal family welcomed two new members - female Sumatran Orangutan Mengala with her offspring, male Vilmos. 19 year old Mengala was transported from Leipzig Zoo together with almost five year old Vilmos. Transport was carried out without problems, both of them are getting used to the new environment of Bratislava Zoo Primate House. To ensure as much time and comfort as needed for this transition, Mengala and Vilmos are...

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