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Critically endangered Gentle Lemur coming to Paignton

An image of a gentle Lemur from Marwell Wildlife, picture by Jason Brown

The Breeze can exclusively reveal Paignton Zoo is to get a third species of Lemur.

The critically endangered Gentle Lemur could arrive at the end of the month - subject to paperwork.

The latest addition to the Environmental Park will be based on one of the island enclosures - rather than in Lemur Wood.

The zoo already supports critically endangered Red Ruffed and endangered Ring Tailed lemurs.

Zoo spokesman Phil Knowling revealed the news

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