Friday, 15 February 2013

Health check of slow lorises

 The last days we have been capturing our lorises again for a health check. After three nights we already caught 10 animals, a record!

Yesterday we re-captured Tahini! We checked if her collar is still fitting her and not too tight. In order to do that we used a pencil and stuck it under the collar. It fit and was not too tight :-) Tahini was ready to go back into her favourite gum tree after a few minutes!

The whole capturing team helping to tidy up after a releasing Tahini! Left to right: Johanna, capture expert Mr. Ade, our trackers Mr. Dendi, Mr. Adin and Aconk, volunteer Mark and volunteer Sophie


  1. Some great encouraging blogs there! Thanks!

  2. Great pics! thank you for the blog post

  3. thank you very much for taking the time to share with those who are starting on the subject.

  4. Please... Save the Loris !!!!