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Penguin of the Year

The Winner of Penguin of the Year 2020 is...

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We've had so many votes over the last few weeks from all around the world and would like to thank you for taking such a keen interest in our wonderful Little Penguins.

Captain will be having a special treat and his name will soon be up on our new Penguin of the Month and Year board. Let’s hope his responsible nature and gentlemanly ways will continue. We'll keep you posted!

Don’t forget to keep following our social media pages for Penguin of the Month. We wonder what the next year will bring!

About Captain2S4A Captain
Age: 10 years

Captain is one of our nicest penguins and is a real gentleman.  He lost his right eye in an altercation with another sea bird and must be fed from his left side.  He and Flip are together and share a burrow.  He is a good dad to Dave and is punctual when it comes to feeding times - eats first and leaves first. His home renovation efforts were recently commended in our Penguin of the Month.

 

We can't wait to show you our world.

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