Animal Feeding at Central Zoo, Jawalakhel, Lalitpur

Animal Feeding at Central Zoo, Jawalakhel, Lalitpur

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'Animal Feeding Programme' of Friend of Zoo (FoZ) Club was observed at Central Zoo Jawalakhel, Lalitpur yesterday (31st August, 2022).

 A total of thirty two students associated with FoZ Club from Grade VII, VIII and IX were a part of 'Animal Feeding Programme'. The students fed various foods to the captive animals under the guidance of Zoo Keepers.

During their visit, they also attended a presentation programme organised by National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC) authorities. The subject of presentations were History of Central Zoo, Species and numbers of animals in the zoo at present, types of animals and feeding behavior.

Mr. Pradeep Shrestha, FoZ Club In-charge and Mr. Surchen Shah, Activity In-charge of Middle School also participated in the programme.

Through this programme, the participants learnt and explored the feeding behavior of wild animals in the capitivity according to Club In-charge Mr. Shrestha.