Woburn Safari Park has welcomed a pair of wonderful new arrivals with the birth of two critically endangered Amur tiger cubs, born to four-year-old tigress, Minerva.
Asian elephant calf Tarli celebrated her first birthday on Thursday 24th of September and enjoyed a weekend filled with fun, which included a special Elephant Encounter out in the woods, a box full of her favourite toys and not one, but two birthday cakes!
Sea Lion Beach is home to five adorable Californian sea lions, but their outdoor pool is being littered with rubbish and items dropped in by visitors and which could cause serious problems for the animals.
In January, Woburn Safari Park welcomed author Megan Rix to meet the herd of Asian elephants including newcomer Tarli. The day was to film a promotional video to accompany the release of Megan’s new children’s book, ‘The Runaways’. The book is about an elephant and her calf, who escape the circus with the help of a Sheep dog in World War One.
The African Forest is home to seven new baby Barbary Macaques and two Patas monkeys this summer. The youngsters are delighting visitors to the Road Safari drive through as they begin to wander away from their mothers more and more for playtime.