27 Jun 2011

Dr Lisa Argilla - veterinary resident at Wellington Zoo

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:10 pm on 27 June 2011

The emperor penguin dubbed Happy Feet that arrived on the Kapiti Coast a week ago is recovering after a two hour operation at Wellington Zoo this morning. The penguin survived two attempts at the weekend to clear sand from its body after it was taken to the zoo from Peka Peka beach on Friday in a critical condition.