Roll Call

From a man-eating Sumatran tiger to a worm-loving tamandua anteater, residents of the London Zoo were measured during their annual weigh-in last week. The results are shared around the world, aiding in the care of endangered species. Photos AFP, Reuters/Leon Neal, Suzanne Plunkett

By Leon Neal, Suzanne Plunkett on 09:47 pm Aug 27, 2013
  • An African bullfrog is weighed on a scale during a photocall to publicize the annual measuring of all the animals at the London Zoo, in central London
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  • Alberta, a Tawny Owl perches on a scale during a photocall to publicize the annual measuring of all the animals at the London Zoo, in central London
  • Keepers weigh Noemie, a Bactrian camel during a photocall to publicize the annual measuring of all the animals at the London Zoo, in central London
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  • Keeper Lambert measures the length of a jungle nymph stick insect during a photocall to publicize the annual measuring of all the animals at the London Zoo, in central London
  • Keeper Marcel McKinley uses worms to entice Tammy, a tamandua, to stay on a scale during a photocall to publicize the annual measuring of all the animals at the London Zoo, in central London

From a man-eating Sumatran tiger to a worm-loving tamandua anteater, residents of the London Zoo were measured during their annual weigh-in last week. The results are shared around the world, aiding in the care of endangered species.
Photos AFP, Reuters/Leon Neal, Suzanne Plunkett