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  1. New residents doing well

    Posted Jun 08th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Le Le and Ying Ying, Hong Kong's new giant panda cubs, have adapted well to their new home and are growing healthily. They make their public debut at Ocean Park on July 1. Timothy Ng Sau-kin, assistant director of zoological operations at Ocean Park, said the cubs had completed their quarantine and would be monitored to ensure they did not get too heavy. The park ...

  2. Resume

    Posted Jul 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to get there Course: Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology School: Department of Zoology, University of Hong Kong Admission requirement: Pass in A-Level biology Requirements for a panda keeper: Tertiary education in science subjects related to biology or zoology; preferably one year's experience in animal care and handling; should be able to work shifts and outdoors; manual work ...

  3. Ocean Park personnel were on conservation initiative

    Posted Apr 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... programmes developed around them and emotional connections visitors make with them. Studies confirm that seeing living, breathing animals in zoological facilities inspires children and adults to care ... programmes for animals in the wild. Indeed, knowledge acquired through managing small populations at zoological facilities is often directly applicable to saving small, fragmented populations ...

  4. Le Le and Ying Ying settle into new surroundings at Ocean Park

    Posted Apr 28th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... of zoological operations and education, said yesterday. 'These pandas like to play a lot. If one of them sleeps, the other will wake it up because it wants to play.' They will spend the next ... director for zoological operations and education, and director of the Ocean Park Conservation Foundation- said the new area for Le Le and Ying Ying would feature toys, logs, tree stumps and wooden ...

  5. Connect with wildlife and be rewarded

    Posted Nov 17th 2007, 12:00am by Oliver To

    ... Oliver To Next to a vet, being a curator at a zoological facility or animal-based theme park is probably the profession that suits people who love spending long hours with animals and have a desire to connect with wildlife. Theme parks and zoological facilities are the major employers of animal curators who have special ways of communicating with animals kept for educational, ...

  6. London podcasters a tad early with fertility statue for pandas

    Posted Dec 15th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Who are Georgina Sowerby and Brian Luff (right)? We haven't got a clue. Judging from this photo, Ocean Park's executive zoological director, Suzanne Gendron (left), also seems to be thinking to herself: 'Who are these people?' Apparently, they are a pair of popular podcasters from London, whose comedy podcast, they claim, has achieved more than ...

  7. Pregnant pause for park's pandas

    Posted Mar 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... their best intentions, it was not to be. 'They are very young and inexperienced,' said Suzanne Gendron, executive director of Zoological Operations and Education. 'When Ying Ying ...

  8. Park to test water on whales

    Posted Aug 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Ocean Park wants to know what you would think if a group of beluga whales was captured in the wild and brought back to Hong Kong for display in a new North Pole attraction. The popular aquarium and theme park has comm ...

  9. Park's polar exhibition will have important educational role

    Posted Sep 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with guidance from the International Union for Conservation of Nature and the by-laws of the international zoological associations, to which the park belongs. The park will comply with the international ...

  10. Cubs charm VIPs in pandover ceremony ahead of today's public debut at park

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... as a kind of natural behaviour to protect their zones,' said Timothy Ng Sau-kin, director of zoological operations and education at the park. He was happy that the pair had adapted ...




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