Avian Influenza Update

February 20, 2018 Our Stories 0

The highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of avian influenza has caused the death of a small number of African penguins. Although this is cause for concern, there is very little we can do to prevent a possible outbreak.  It is a frustrating situation because our natural reaction is to “DO SOMETHING”. Unfortunately,this is one of those… Read more

#CapeStorm Orphans

June 15, 2017 Our Stories 0

  African penguin orphans from Dyer Island Winter made a stormy entrance in the Western Cape during last week. Howling winds and massive waves reminded us where the name the Cape of Storms originated from. With the advances in weather forecasts, we were well aware of the possible impacts of the storm. “A serious prophet… Read more

Did we miss World Veterinary Day?

May 3, 2017 Our Stories 0

Penguins and their vet.

World Penguin Day 2017

April 24, 2017 Our Stories 0

You are most probably reading this because just like us you love penguins. They are charismatic creatures with a universal appeal. We love them because of their adorable clumsiness on land, waddling along to the beat of their own rhythm. Penguins are committed partners and will normally stay with one partner for life and they are devoted… Read more

Allow us to introduce ourselves:

January 20, 2017 African penguin Fact File Our Stories 0

African penguin fact file – A short introduction. Who we are, what we look like & some other facts.