Wellington Zoo is trying to save endangered animals.
"Wellington Zoo is working with other zoos around the world to make sure that endangered animals... have a healthy future."
There are less than 1 000 Sumatran tigers left in the world.
they have been hunted and because their habitat is being destroyed. There are about 250 Sumatran tigers in zoos around the
Red pandas live in bamboo forests in the wild.
The red panda is another endangered animal that Wellington Zoo is successfully breeding. Their habitat is the bamboo forests of Tibet, Nepal, India, and China.
Wellington zoo keeps all the baby animals born in it.
Cantik and Jambi had two sets of triplets, including Jaka, Mencari, and Molek. The three cubs now live at Hamilton Zoo.
In Africa chimpanzees live alone.
where she will go.
Sixteen chimpanzees live at Wellington Zoo. There are six adult females, three adult males, and seven young ones.
Kitar will stay in Wellington Zoo for the rest of her life.
Cantik is one of Wellington Zoo's Sumatran tigers. She is nine years old and came from a zoo in Holland. Sadly, Jambi, the male tiger,
Changes in the habitat mean that some animals might disappear forever.
Many animals are endangered.
Jay, the father red panda, came from South Africa.
Jay, the father, came from Johannesburg Zoo in South Africa
Wellington Zoo knows exactly where all its animals come from.
Wellington Zoo is successfully breeding.