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Please note that we have been informed that there will be essential maintenance to the payment portal for payments being taken via our website. This is taking place on Wednesday 20 February 2019 between 4:45am and 7:00am. We advise guests who wish to purchase annual passes or tickets to do so outside these times. On behalf of our payment provider, we apologise for any inconvenience.

ROADTRAIN

The Roadtrain at the zoo has, regretfully, broken down. As a result there will be no service around the zoo for the remainder of the school half term holiday as a minimum. We sincerely apologise for any disappointment this may cause.

Admission Prices Inc. Donation Exc. Donation
Adult £15.95 £14.50
Children (3-15 Years) £11.95 £10.85
Under 3's FREE FREE
Senior Citizen (65 Years+) £13.95 £12.65
Registered Disabled    
Child / Adult / Carer £7.95 £7.20

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Asian Small-clawed Otter

Aonyx cinereus

The small-clawed otter is the smallest of all otter species and is one of three species known as the clawless otters.

measurements

Measurements

Size: Head-body length - 41 - 64cm, Tail length - 25 - 35cm
Weight: 1 - 5kg

habitat

Habitat

Asian small-clawed otters inhabit shallow, fast flowing waters in Southeast Asia.

diet

Diet

In the wild these otters have a varied diet of crabs, snails, frogs, young birds, eggs, fish and small mammals.

behaviour

Breeding

Female can have up to 2 litters a year. They are pregnant for around 2 months and usual litter sizes are between 3 to 6 young.

threat

Conservation

The Asian small-clawed otter is threatened in the wild due to river pollution and habitat loss. Conservation actions for this species include the creation of protected habitats and reduction in pollution.

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