Terror in the pavilion "Kièna Afrika"

Wednesday is something "Wild in the Air" in the Animal Box (Vlaska 105) so this Wednesday, 15.2.2017., Guests at the Animal House (Vlaška 105) come with a giant African snail from ZOO Zagreb! Visitors will be able to find out a lot of interesting things and information about this huge snail range between 10 and 20 hours.

African giant snail comes from coastal areas of eastern Africa. During adverse weather conditions hibernate in soft ground. Invasive species all over the world cause large crop losses for farmers. They have a strong sense of smell that helps them find garden crops and other plant sources. Experience five years of age and despite its nutritional habits, it helps to break down and circulate matter in nature that comes from broken plant material, it is important to point out that it is an invasive species because in parts of the world where it originally does not attack the agricultural crops causing great damage.

I can grow to 30 cm and have no hearing. Their chest can grow up to 18 inches in length, with the diameter of 9 centimeters in the largest specimens. They are active at night, while they are often buried in the ground during the day, to keep them hidden from the predators. In order to keep and save the water for the dry seasons, they are besieged in their home.

In the Animal Corner, one can also find out how to act when someone is harassing an animal, who is called when a wild animal is found, where a pet is placed when it comes to the road, and where there are beaches to be taken and a pet.

insectarium in "Pavilion for Exotic Birds"