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These capybaras escaped the zoo for a summer of love. Now they're back, with babies.

PRI - The World - Apr 10, 2017 They love water and have webbed feet and short, vestigial tails. And on Saturday, I came face-to-face — or more like microphone-to-snout, with the world's most famous capybaras. I visited Toronto's High Park Zoo, where last summer two capybaras made a break for [...]

2017-04-10T21:06:17-04:00April 10, 2017|In The News|

High Park capybaras add 3 new accomplices to their family with birth of babies

CBC News Mar 3, 2017 Large rodents, dubbed Bonnie and Clyde, were on the run for weeks when they escaped enclosure last spring Toronto's infamous capybara couple, who gained fame when they broke free from the High Park Zoo last spring, are expanding their family. Mayor John Tory announced that [...]

2017-03-03T09:20:26-05:00March 3, 2017|In The News|

Friends of High Park Zoo is Seeking Qualified Board of Directors Nominations

Friends of High Park Zoo is Seeking Qualified Board of Directors Nominations Nominations for Eligible Candidates are Due Friday March 3, 2017 Up to Five Directors Expected to be Elected on Two-Year Terms AGM to be held Sunday March 26, 2017, 2 pm to 3:30 pm at Howard Park Tennis [...]

2021-03-30T00:21:11-04:00February 14, 2017|General, Press Releases|

Noel the High Park Reindeer

Noel the High Park Reindeer Published on Dec. 17, 2016 Jane Welowszky, The Star "Most adoring pet owners would do anything for their cherished companions, but could they speak for their furry or feathered or finned friends and tell us what they are thinking? To find out, we're putting pet [...]

2016-12-21T04:01:28-05:00December 21, 2016|In The News|

Friends of High Park Zoo fundraises for new capybara enclosure

Friends of High Park Zoo fundraises for new capybara enclosure Published October 6th, 2016. May Warren, The Star "Extreme Makeover: Capybara edition The most famous residents of Toronto’s High Park Zoo could soon see a home reno. Friends of High Park Zoo, a non-profit that raises money for the free [...]

2020-09-27T20:49:40-04:00October 12, 2016|In The News|

High Park capybaras getting renovations that could keep them at home

High Park capybaras getting renovations that could keep them at home CBC News Published October 6th, 2016 The capybaras that made worldwide headlines in the spring when they escaped from Toronto's High Park zoo will soon have more space to strut their stuff — and perhaps less chance of escaping [...]

2020-09-27T20:49:55-04:00October 11, 2016|In The News|
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