uk | Learn more about our family of lar gibbons
during half-term Q&A sessions, when our education staff will be introducing visitors to dad Huggy, mum Meo and their offspring Penny and Indah, during a daily noon talk at their enclosure, next to the sealion moat pools.
If you're visiting DZG on a date, why not take some inspiration from our lar gibbons
, black-cheeked lovebirds and Humboldt penguins who all pair for life
We have lots of cute and fluffy animals to adopt including lar gibbons
, black-cheeked lovebirds and Humboldt penguins, who are all perfect Valentine's examples as they pair for life.
TUESDAY and Saturday afternoons are egg-citing times for our family of lar gibbons
- as that's when they get to eat hard-boiled eggs.
Lar Gibbons are normally found in the rainforests of south-eastern Asia and their long fingers and strong hands allow them to swing through the trees quickly and gracefully.
Toto, a male chimpanzee who has lived at Drayton Manor Zoo for 47 years, and Toby, a Lar Gibbon who has been resident there for 48 years, are both approaching the half century mark and the Staffordshire zoo made it a landmark day to remember.
DUDLEY Zoo's family of Lar gibbons
are learning the ropes after getting new webbing added to their enclosure as part of a spring spruce-up.
Lar gibbons originate from south-east Asia, including ailand and China, where their habitat is threatened by hunting and commercial plantations of palm oil.
Here are two of our favourite mums: Lar gibbon Meo and baby born January 16 - as yet unamed until keepers determine the sex of the youngster.