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TORONTO ZOO WINS GOLD & TWO SILVERS IN GIANT PANDA GLOBAL AWARDS 2017

The Toronto Zoo was nominated in four categories in the Giant Panda Global Awards and the winners were announced
on Thursday, February 8, 2018 in Berlin.



We are excited and honoured to have received the following Giant Panda Global Awards:



Watch the Toronto Zoo’s reaction videos below!

GOLD


Karyn Tunwell, Wildlife Care, received gold for Panda Keeper of the Year. This is the first time a Keeper from outside of China has won this top award. CLICK HERE to see Karyn’s reaction!

SILVER


Gabe Magnus, Giant Panda Behaviourist, received silver in the category of Promising Young Foreign Scientist Of The Year. CLICK HERE to see Gabe’s reaction!

SILVER


Toronto Zoo’s Jia Panpan & Jia Yueyue received the silver award for Panda Personality of the Year. CLICK HERE to see the Toronto Zoo’s reaction!

Giant Panda Global Awards are a great opportunity to raise greater awareness for important giant panda conservation work around the world.

Thank you everyone for your support and for voting for the Toronto Zoo!






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