In light of the current unrest, the City is taking reasonable precautions to ensure there is sufficient food for animals at the uMgeni Bird Park and Mitchell Park Zoo.
These facilities only have adequate food for the next few days.
The Municipality is calling on members of the public to donate perishable food items, vegetables and other food to help sustain the animals at the zoo and bird park.
The City is grateful to the public who have already donated items and encourages further donations.
Donations can be dropped off at the following sites:
• The uMgeni Bird Park security gate at 490 Riverside Road in Umgeni. Alternatively, the public can call 082 498 4418 or,
• 10 Ferndale Road, Morningside. The Parks District Office or call 082 498 4418.