HEAD KEEPERS BLOG
There’s always something new happening at The Tropical Butterfly House – keep up to date with all the latest animal antics from Animal Presenter, Heather Scott.
This year, we celebrated our 20th anniversary and it’s amazing how much the park has developed from the small beginnings when there was just the Butterfly House! As a zoo with around 100,000 visitors a year, we’ve come such a long way – but we know there are people …
“Blue” – Photograph by James Davies Photography
We’re pleased to announce a new addition to the centre; this is “Blue”, our Pale Chanting Goshawk (Melierax canorus) who is now almost 7 weeks old.
During breeding season, males make a tuneful whistling call. This YouTube clip is a recording of the unique sound they make.
1st April 2014
The Tropical Butterfly House in North Anston, Sheffield has announced the birth of three Ring-tailed Lemurs. This is the first time the park’s Lemurs have bred and all three of the babies and mums are reported to be doing very well.
The state of …