News – Loro Parque

BlogLoro Parque Fundación
24 de August de 2022

Loro Parque Fundación achieves a new milestone in the reintroduction of the Lear’s Macaw in Brazil

A milestone for the conservation of endangered species has just taken place: the first Lear's…
BlogResearch
3 de August de 2022

Loro Parque obtains valuable knowledge about zebra sharks thanks to its breeding programme

The Loro Parque aquarium team has published an article in the prestigious scientific  Journal of…
BlogResearch
29 de July de 2022

The IUSA-ULPGC discovers a new pathological entity in dolphins, similar to a syndrome that affects humans

After more than 20 years of research on around 1300 cetaceans, the University Institute of…
BlogEnvironment
6 de July de 2022

The problem with tourism activities in the marine environment

Se acerca el verano, y con él, un incremento en actividades turísticas. Una de…
Blog
1 de July de 2022

Dr. Jon Paul Rodriguez receives the Wolfgang Kiessling International Prize for Species Conservation

American Humane, the world's largest certifier of animal welfare practices, awarded Dr Jon Paul Rodriguez,…
BlogLoro Parque
1 de July de 2022

Loro Parque hosts the third Parliamentary Evening in Berlin

For the third time, Loro Parque invited members of the German Federal Parliament and their…
BlogLoro Parque
21 de June de 2022

Gorilla Schorsch

The Loro Parque family is deeply saddened by the death of the gorilla Schorsch. Schorsch…
BlogLoro ParqueResearch
13 de June de 2022

Loro Parque reaches an agreement with the Spanish Association Against Cancer

Loro Parque has reached an agreement with the Spanish Association Against Cancer by which 300…
BlogEnvironment
9 de June de 2022

Loro Parque moves towards decarbonization

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) recently published the sixth edition of the Climate…
BlogEnvironment
17 de May de 2022

What is the sonar moratorium and why should you care?

Sonar is a technique that uses underwater sound propagation primarily to navigate, communicate or detect…
BlogEnvironment
13 de May de 2022

Climate change is making itself felt in the Mediterranean

The Mediterranean is the sea with the highest number of invasive species in the world.…
Blog
18 de April de 2022

One of the largest collections of stuffed animals in Europe is seized in Valencia

For us at Loro Parque, nothing is more important than love and respect for animals.…
BlogEnvironment
6 de April de 2022

UN report warns of unprecedented global warming in the last ten years

A study by the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) says greenhouse gas emissions…
BlogResearch
5 de April de 2022

Bird with cancer is operated using 3D printing

Today we want to share with you the story of Crescent, a great horned hornbill…
BlogMyth vs reality
17 de March de 2022

Myth vs. Reality

MYTH: The facilities cannot provide an environment that simulates the complex natural marine environment. Most…
Blog
11 de March de 2022

Bird ‘sighting’ routes for blind tourists, a pioneering initiative in Colombia

Such a great initiative! For ornithologists, hearing is actually one of the most important tools…
BlogLoro Parque
4 de March de 2022

Loro Parque celebrates the 50th birthday of gorilla Schorsch

Loro Parque has celebrated this week the 50th birthday of the emblematic gorilla Schorsch, the…
BlogEnvironment
2 de March de 2022

Environmental Education in Zoos—Exploring the Impact of Guided Zoo Tours on Connection to Nature and Attitudes towards Species Conservation

The environmental education work carried out by modern zoos and aquariums is essential to strengthen…
BlogEnvironment
10 de February de 2022

Jellyfish in the Mediterranean are running out of predators and killing anchovies and sardines

Jellyfish play a key role in the balance of ecosystems and now, in the Mediterranean…
BlogMyth vs reality
8 de February de 2022

Loro Parque’s Statement regarding the PETA’s Statement on the participation of Sky Du Mont in TUI’s Online Shareholders Meeting

As is widely known to all authentic nature friends and animal protectors, PETA does not…
Blog
31 de January de 2022

SeaWorld, DHL, and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Partner to Help Four Manatee Calves in Need Amidst Crisis for the Species

The work of modern zoos and aquariums for the conservation of wild animals and nature…
BlogEnvironment
26 de January de 2022

Mass die-off of Magellanic penguins due to heatwave in 2019

Climate change is killing many species in the wild. This is the case of these…
BlogLoro Parque
25 de January de 2022

Collaboration between Karlsruhe Zoo and Loro Parque: new home in Tenerife for bats and a young sea lion

So happy to be sharing this news with you today! 👏 Thanks to our partnership…
BlogEnvironment
25 de January de 2022

Amazon river dolphin to become extinct in less than 50 years, study reveals

Just another warning from Nature. If governments do not commit to the protection of the…
BlogEnvironment
19 de January de 2022

Stop finning! It’s time for Europe to act

At Loro Parque, we are delighted that this initiative has exceeded its original expectations of…
BlogEnvironment
17 de January de 2022

Numerous zoos and aquariums shift to a new standard of animal welfare

We are happy to read that more zoological institutions are joining the animal welfare standards…
BlogEnvironment
14 de January de 2022

EU calls on Denmark to stop dolphin slaughter in the Faroe Islands

For us at Loro Parque, nothing is more important than love and respect for animals.…
BlogEnvironment
12 de January de 2022

Loss of third Indus dolphin in a month

Terrible news from Pakistan: in just one month, three Indus dolphins, one of the most…
BlogLoro Parque Fundación
12 de January de 2022

2021, a year of success for Loro Parque Foundation

2021 was a successful year for Loro Parque Fundación, which maintained its commitment to nature…
BlogLoro Parque Fundación
29 de December de 2021

Loro Parque Fundación to dedicate $1.45 million to biodiversity conservation in 2022

At the annual meeting of the Loro Parque Fundación's Advisory Committee, held recently in Puerto…
BlogEnvironment
21 de December de 2021

Warentest Foundation: How animal welfare organisations handle their donations

source: https://www.topagrar.com/panorama/news/so-schneiden-tierschutzorganisationen-im-umgang-mit-spendengeldern-ab-12768844.html Wartentest Foundation has asked animal protection organisations about the handling of donations they…
BlogLoro Parque
17 de December de 2021

Loro Parque celebrates its 49th anniversary with the inauguration of a new exhibition of ring-tailed lemurs

Loro Parque opened a new exhibit for the ring-tailed lemurs today, Friday 17 December, which…
BlogMyth vs reality
29 de November de 2021

Federal Administrative Court also Denies PETA the Right of Action for Animal Welfare Organisations

Souce: https://www.topagrar.com/jagd-und-wald/news/auch-bundesverwaltungsgericht-verwehrt-peta-das-verbandsklagerecht-12745904.html The animal rights organisation, PETA, does not have the right of action for…
Blog
28 de November de 2021

Loro Parque’s Statement regarding the newly adopted Animal Welfare Law in France

With regard to the approval of the Law on Animal Abuse in France, we, from…
BlogLoro Parque
10 de November de 2021

Loro Parque’s charismatic ring-tailed lemurs are to move to a brand new exhibition

Loro Parque's charismatic ring-tailed lemurs will soon be moving to a new location near the…
BlogLoro Parque
9 de November de 2021

The Loro Parque-Siam Park Cicloturista cycling event successfully celebrates its thirteenth edition

After a break in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Loro Parque-Siam Park Cicloturista…
Blog
9 de November de 2021

Loro Parque’s statement on the decision of Expedia

In February last year, we blogged about Expedia's new animal welfare policy, expressing our delight…
Blog
9 de November de 2021

WAZA Statement: Expedia Policy Change

The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is incredibly disappointed to learn of Expedia’s…
BlogLoro Parque
3 de November de 2021

Loro Parque’s statement on the Zembla programme and Morgan’s story

Loro Parque was made aware of the broadcast of a documentary on Morgan's story, in…
Blog
2 de November de 2021

The Loro Parque Company, present at the prestigious tourism fair World Travel Market

Loro Parque, Siam Park, Poema del Mar, Loro Parque Fundación, Hotel Botánico and Brunelli's Steakhouse…
Blog
29 de October de 2021

Wolfgang Kiessling receives the Taburiente Award in recognition of his excellence in business development

Yesterday afternoon, Thursday 28th October, Wolfgang Kiessling, president of the Loro Parque Company, received the…
BlogLoro Parque
29 de October de 2021

The perfect Halloween plan awaits at Loro Parque

The scariest day of the year is fast approaching and Loro Parque is the perfect…
BlogLoro Parque
19 de October de 2021

Loro Parque commemorates the International Sloth Day with a spectacular video from the facilities of these slow yet fascinating animals

Loro Parque has commemorated the International Sloth Day, recently celebrated, with a spectacular video from…
BlogLoro Parque
11 de October de 2021

Wolfgang Kiessling and the Loro Parque Company receive the Tribuna award for business trajectory

Yesterday afternoon, Thursday 7 October, Wolfgang Kiessling, on behalf of the Loro Parque Company, received…
BlogLoro Parque
2 de October de 2021

Loro Parque presents the Gorilla Award 2019 and 2020 to Dr. Robin Ganzert and the emeritus counsellors of the Loro Parque Fundación

The headquarters of the Presidency of the Government of the Canary Islands hosted this Friday,…
Loro Parque
28 de September de 2021

Loro Parque Statement

We are sad to announce that last night the female dolphin Ruffles passed away at…
Blog
24 de September de 2021

Stop denigration: Zoos have never been so critical for science and species conservation!

The World Congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has just ended…
BlogLoro Parque
10 de September de 2021

Loro Parque presents its first children’s song: “Come to Loro Parque”

Loro Parque presents today, Friday 10 September, its single "Come to Loro Parque", a song…
BlogLoro Parque
31 de August de 2021

Loro Parque participates in largest-ever cetacean welfare study

Scientists and animal care staff at 43 organizations across seven countries collected and shared data,…
Blog
30 de August de 2021

Volunteers practice for the case of a mass stranding and how to use a rescue pontoon

SOME 40 PEOPLE PARTICIPATE IN THE WORKSHOP ORGANISED BY THE AVANFUER ASSOCIATION IN FUERTEVENTURA IN…