5 Jun 2015

Wellington Zoo vet nurse - Sarah van Herpt

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:20 pm on 5 June 2015

Rehabilitation of native birds and zoo animals. The zoo has just had its busiest summer, with 50-60 sick and traumatised native birds admitted to the hospital each month. Ex zoo-keeper, now vet nurse, Sarah van Herpt, talks about her enrichment programme, and her recent trip to China where she presented her work to international experts.