HistoryGivskud Zoo first opened its doors to the public in 1969. Back then, the park was known as “Løveparken” – or ‘the lion park’ – since the lions were the only animals here. The name continues to be used although it was officially changed to Givskud Zoo in 1983.
PurposeGivskud Zoo has three main objectives: the dissemination of information, the conservation of endangered species and research.
Help us to help themGivskud Zoo Naturfond is a foundation that supports nature conservation projects around the world, including information dissemination at Mvog Betsi Zoo in the Cameroonian capital of Yaoundé, and an orang-utan project in Borneo. Would you like to support the conservation of nature and animals in the African rainforest or other threatened natural habitats around the world?
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