Boas are solitary animals, quite nocturnal, but do like to bathe in sunshine when night temperatures drop. They can live in semi-desert country but prefer rain forests with humid conditions and lots of prey. They can grow up to 4m in length and can weigh up to 27kg.
Now that she’s got her first summer season with us under her belt I asked Vicky Jennings, our new head animal keeper about her work. She always knew she wanted to work with animals and told her parents at the age of three that she would be a zoo keeper one day. Discover how she got her […]