Discover the births of the Zoo of Les Sables d’Olonne


Aymara, a vicuna


A young vicuna, Aymara, was born on December 1st 2019. After 11 months of gestation, the female vicuna gives birth to a single young that weighs between 4 and 6 kg. The young will stay with its mother for at [...]

TIKUNA, a lowland tapir


The zoo des Sables d'Olonne greets the birth of Tikuna, small female lowland tapir (Tapirus terrestris). Tikuna is the first young of Nazca, our female and Quito, our male, 5 and 14-year-old respectively. After a long gestation of 13 months, [...]