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Indian Zoo Vets meet in city
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Indian Zoo Vets meet in city

January 7, 2019

Mysuru Zoo hosts country’s first National Workshop Mysuru:  The role of a Zoo veterinarian goes a long way in a Zoo being declared a good or a bad one, said Central Zoo Authority Member-Secretary Dr. Anup  Kumar Nayak. He was speaking after inaugurating the country’s first National-level three-day workshop of Indian Zoo Veterinarians, organised by…

Workshop of Indian Zoo Veterinarians from tomorrow
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Workshop of Indian Zoo Veterinarians from tomorrow

January 6, 2019

Mysuru:  Mysuru Zoo has completed 125 years in 2017. To mark the occasion, Mysuru Zoo is organising a National-level Workshop of Indian Zoo Veterinarians at its premises from Jan.7 to 9, for the first time in the history of the Zoo. The main objective of this workshop is to provide a platform for Zoo Veterinarians…

2-day Bird Festival begins at Mysuru Zoo
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2-day Bird Festival begins at Mysuru Zoo

December 28, 2018

Mysuru:  Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G. Sankar called upon people, especially youth to develop interest in bird-watching. He was speaking after inaugurating a two-day Bird Festival organised jointly by District Administration, Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens (Mysuru Zoo), Department of Tourism and other Organisations as part of Winter Festival-2018 at Mysuru Zoo auditorium in city this morning. He…

Chimp Guru dies at Mysuru Zoo
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Chimp Guru dies at Mysuru Zoo

December 26, 2018

Mysuru: Guru, the 26-year-old male chimpanzee at Mysuru Zoo, died of respiratory failure on Dec. 24 night. On Dec. 23, Guru was found dull and the Zoo Vets began the symptomatic treatment. The next day (Dec. 24), Zoo Veterinarians along with Dr. Sundar Raj, a consultant General Physician having experience with primates, continued the treatment….

Animal adoption at Mysuru Zoo
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Animal adoption at Mysuru Zoo

December 9, 2018

Mysuru: 2 Air Force Selection Board, Mysuru, has adopted ‘Asiatic Black Bear’ of Mysuru Zoo for one year from Nov.13, 2018 to Nov.12, 2019, by making payment of Rs.35,000 under ‘Animal Adoption Scheme.’

Jaguar-cobra fight to death at Mysuru Zoo
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Jaguar-cobra fight to death at Mysuru Zoo

October 29, 2018

Mysuru:  In a rare incident, a cobra that strayed into the Mysuru Zoo was bitten by a jaguar yesterday afternoon and the cobra in turn bit the jaguar. Later, the reptile died due to bite injuries and the feline died due to snake venom. The jaguar was one among the two jaguars sheltered in the…

New walkway links Zoo with Karanji Lake
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New walkway links Zoo with Karanji Lake

October 25, 2018

Mysuru:  For most tourists visiting Mysuru, the Mysore Palace, Krishnaraja Sagar Dam, Chamundi Hill, Dasara Exhibition, the Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens popular as Mysuru Zoo and Brindavan Gardens are the top attractions. Adding to this list now is the new connecting path or a pedestrian walkway that links the Zoo to the picturesque Karanji Lake Nature…

Global tenders soon to develop City Zoo Aquarium
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Global tenders soon to develop City Zoo Aquarium

October 25, 2018

Mysuru:  The Zoo Authority of Karnataka has completed the work of cleaning the desolate aquarium half built by the MCC and now is in the process of scouting for designers who can build a world-class aquarium that will attract lakhs of tourists. The aquarium is near Mysuru Zoo and the MCC had built its basic…

1.53 lakh people visited Mysuru Zoo during Navaratri festivities
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1.53 lakh people visited Mysuru Zoo during Navaratri festivities

October 23, 2018

Mysuru: In what could be a record for century-old Mysuru Zoo, as many as 1.53 lakh footfall, mostly tourists, registered during the ten-day Dasara festivities that was held from Oct.10 to 19 in city. This was one of the biggest turn out the Zoo had witnessed during Dasara festivities in recent years, according to the…

‘Leopard population declining towards point of extinction’
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‘Leopard population declining towards point of extinction’

October 4, 2018

Mysuru:  “The leopard population is phenomenally declining towards the point of extinction,” opined wildlife expert Sanjay Gubbi. He was delivering a lecture on ‘Leopards Ecology and Leopard-Human Conflict’ organised by Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens (Mysuru Zoo) as part of its 20th Conservation Speak at the Zoo Amphitheatre here on Tuesday. Sanjay Gubbi pointed out that…

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