All posts tagged: squirrel monkeys

Animals getting festive at Chessington Zoo

With the countdown to Christmas now officially underway, Chessington World of Adventures has been getting into the festive spirit with treats for some of its 1,000 residents. The Western Lowland gorillas enjoyed a 6ft Christmas tree,  carefully decorated by primate keepers with aubergine snowmen, sweet potato candy canes, leek crackers, butternut squash and swede stars, […]

Pumpkin Eye View From Blackpool Zoo

With Halloween nearly here, Blackpool Zoo’s residents have certainly been getting in the spirit with apple bobbing antics one minute and pumpkin escapades the next. Placed at the bottom of a carved pumpkin, the zoo’s GoPro camera caught cheeky squirrel monkeys running riot inside the Halloween decoration, giving viewers a pumpkin eye view.

Squirrel Monkey Babies at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo

Scientists and keepers at Living Links, a top field station and research centre at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo, are celebrating the birth of four squirrel monkeys. Born in July and August, the tiny babies can be seen clinging to their mother’s backs in amongst the troops of squirrel monkeys. Living Links is a partnership between the […]