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ABWAK Small Zoos Workshop

Battersea Park Children's Zoo - Sorry this has been postponed, we will notify delegates of a new date as soon as we can.

In this workshop, a first for ABWAK, we invite small zoo keepers to Battersea Park Children's Zoo to learn about the importance of Small Zoos in the UK.

Battersea Park Children's Zoo is set in London's leafy Battersea Park and offers a unique insight in to small family oriented zoos.

This one day workshop will cover a variety of topics including-

  • Local and global conservation efforts and how small zoos contribute to them
  • The development from a Farm park to a Farm and Wildlife Park
  • Parrot egg incubation and hand rearing techniques in a small zoo
  • Record keeping in small zoos
  • Collection planning in small zoos

Lunch and refreshments included.  FREE registration for speakers - please contact Hannah on grants@abwak.org if you would like to present at this workshop.

Open to keepers of small zoos, and farm parks ONLY.



All Day


ABWAK Members £20; Non-members £40
Battersea Park Zoo


Battersea Park Zoo
Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ


Hannah Slaney