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yorkshire wildlife park

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Conservation and Welfare

The Yorkshire Wildlife Park is built on an old riding school and farm, and has come along way since it opened in April 2009. A dynamic centre for conservation and welfare, the park has over 300 animals with over 60 different species. Our History Yorkshire Wildlife Park has come along way since John Minion (CEO) and Cheryl Williams (Director) came to Brockholes Farm in 2008. With a vision of being a dynamic centre for conservation and welfare, the YWP team worked [...]

Danish Animal Welfare Group Backs Zoo’s Giraffe Killing

Denmark’s largest animal welfare charity said  it supported a Copenhagen zoo’s decision to kill a healthy giraffe and feed it to lions in front of children and parents. “We trust that the very well educated experts at Copenhagen Zoo have explored the possibilities of placing the giraffe in another zoo,” said Tina Engberg, the spokeswoman for Dyrens Beskyttelse, a group that runs animal shelters and wildlife care centres across the country. “A lot of zoos have extensive breeding programmes and contribute [...]