Vandalur Zoo, Madras Crocodile Bank get support to overcome pandemic

India’s largest zoo in Chennai–the Arignar Anna Zoological Park (AAZP) at Vandalur–as well as the Madras Crocodile Bank on the ECR, have received help to overcome the challenges from the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Continue Reading

Adyar Theosophical Academy in Chennai imparts education with a difference

Greenery all around, not a tinge of artificiality anywhere. No colourful plastic balls or metal monkey bars. Instead, children here visit spot orchards and Vandalur zoo. Continue Reading

Vijay Sethupathi adopts tigers

Actor Vijay Sethupathi adopted two white tigers from the Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Vandalur. The actor visited the zoo and handed over a cheque worth Rs 5 lakh to the authorities for welfare of the animals. The actor adopted a five-year-old male white tiger Adithya and the four-and-half-year-old Arthi. Remember a few months ago, actor Sivakarthikeyan has adopted a tiger from Vandalur Zoo. He adopted the white tigress named Anu for a period of six months. Continue Reading