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Jan 24, 2014

100 Years of Penguins at Edinburgh Zoo


The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland is celebrating an auspicious milestone, with Saturday 25th January marking a century since the arrival of penguins at Edinburgh Zoo – the first ever penguins to be seen in Europe.



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