Plucky penguin becomes a “guide-bird” for his cataract stricken friend

Plucky penguin becomes a “guide-bird” for his cataract stricken friend

Plucky penguin becomes a “guide-bird” for his cataract stricken friend A three-year-old Penguin from Surrey has taken on the role of ‘guide-bird’ for a cataract-afflicted companion, creating an extraordinary friendship. ‘Penguin,’ a hand-reared African Penguin from Birdworld—the largest bird park in the UK—swiftly bonded with ‘Squid,’ a fellow three-year-old African penguin who had developed cataracts—a…

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Love is in the air at Birdworld

Love is in the air at Birdworld Guests can continue to receive a 25% discount on all admission rates when they book their tickets online this half term. Birdworld is one of the few places in the world where you can see some of the world’s rarest birds. Birdworld houses over 150 different species, 40%…

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We’re making plans to reopen

We’re making plans to reopen We are planning to reopen on Monday 12th April*, following the recent government announcements. Tickets will be available for online book from Monday 5th April. Pre-booking is essential. Please note will be restricting visitor numbers during this period as part of our Covid measures, so if the date you want…

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Birdworld’s Conservation Fund responds to overseas crisis to save over 1,200 endangered birds

Birdworld’s Conservation Fund responds to overseas crisis to save over 1,200 endangered birds Birdworld in Farnham has donated £2,000 to an emergency wildlife response mission to save more than 1,200 surviving Cape cormorant chicks out of an estimated 1,700 birds that were abandoned in South Africa. Earlier this month, the surviving endangered chicks were successfully…

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Permanent closure of Underwater World at Birdworld

Permanent closure of Underwater World at Birdworld All 1,700 aquatic animals at Birdworld in Farnham have safely been rehomed after the permanent closure of Underwater World at the Surrey-based attraction. Due to the financial impact of COVID-19, as well as the inability to social distance within the building, Underwater World at Birdworld will not re-open…

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Birdworld safely rehomes 20 imported exotic birds despite lockdown challenges

Birdworld safely rehomes 20 imported exotic birds despite lockdown challenges Birdworld has rehomed 20 Hill Myna birds that were illegally imported into Europe soon before the Government-enforced lockdown. Duncan Bolton, Curator at Birdworld, explained: “At Birdworld conservation and welfare are at the centre of everything we do. When we received the call that these birds…

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