It is with great sadness that we have to announce the loss of our very special old lady, Laura the Black Lemur. She was the oldest lemur in the world on record, and was only 10 days short of her 37th Birthday.
It is with great sadness that we have to inform everyone that John Palmer passed away on Wednesday 30th April.
Porfell has two new residents: twin baby Marmosets have been born in captivity. Our park is home to 100s of weird and wonderful creatures from around the world.
This Black lemur is 32 years old and we think she’s currently the oldest lemur in captivity anywhere in the world.
As well as raising money for our animals here, we also try to raise awareness and funds for other animal charities around the world such as The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, who run an elephant orphanage in Nairobi.
Savannah cats, Willow and Tember, arrived at Porfell from Holland at 9.10 on Saturday night, 4th February 2012.
20th October 2010 Poor Stumpy everyone’s favourite lemur.(He runs free in the park and likes to sleep in the house). He’s always begging for bananas from the staff.
Mac the coatimundi cub was born on April 26, 2011. When he was only a few days old, he was rejected by his mother. So Wendy and the team started to feed him instead.
We’ve opened the doors to Lemur Land and we’re giving visitors the chance of feeding these awesome primates by hand.