S4 E3: King Hala
In turtley awesome news for conservation 97 loggerhead turtle hatchlings are released from the same beach where the eggs were laid to help give them a fighting chance. At the Taronga Wildlife Hospital an estimated 40-year-old green turtle is having difficulty submerging after a suspected fishing line ingestion.
We are also introduced to the newest kid on the block with the arrival of Kareru a timid male Fennec Fox all the way from Japan to help kickstart our breeding program. And at Taronga Western Plains Zoo our elderly King Cheetah Hala receives a health check to assess how her suspected arthritis is tracking.
Air date: Wednesday 6th of December at 7.30pm on Channel 9.
Did you catch episode 3 of Who's Who In The Zoo?
On tonight's episode of Who' Who in the Zoo are introduced to Taronga's new kid on the block Karerua timed male Fennec Fox from Japan in hope to kick-start our breeding program once again.
Although we may not have kits at this point in time, here's hoping for winter next year. Tune in now to hear more from Carnivore Keeper Deb.
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