Ireland's Most Popular Zoo Animal

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Ireland's Most Popular Zoo Animal

Friday, 20 December 2013

The red panda is Ireland’s favourite Zoo animal according to a survey published today by Dublin Zoo. The red panda received 20% of votes in a poll carried out amongst over 1000 Irish animal lovers on the Dublin Zoo website. The elephant was named the second most popular animal, picking up 13% of the votes, putting the tiger in third place on 11.5%.


Dublin Zoo’s list of Ireland’s Favourite Zoo Animals:

1. Red panda (20%)

2. Elephant (13%)

3. Tiger (11.5%)

4. Giraffe (9.6%) and Penguin (9.6%)

5. Gorilla (8.6%)

6. Meerkat (5.8%)

7. Orang utan (5.2%)

8. Wolf (3.6)

9. Lion (3.1%)

10. Hippo (2.3%)

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