The team are very excited to be welcoming a special new arrival to our Gentoo penguin colony with the hatching of baby penguin.
After a successful breeding season, parents, Prince and Hyacinth, are overjoyed with the news and are taking extra special care of their fluffy little offspring.Come and say hello!
The animal care team are extremely excited with the news. Since the arrival of the colony in 2014, the team have been working hard to ensure the conditions are perfect for the penguins to breed.
The new baby penguin is currently feeding from it's parents before it's old enough to learn how to feed independently. Parents and guests will soon see the baby penguin plodding around it's home and taking it's first plunge into the icy water.
Come and say hello to the baby penguin and watch as it takes it's first plunge into the water!
Let your pupils welcome our latest arrival as they learn about these amazing creatures!