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Jerusalem gazelle herd triples in size.

Staff at the Pri Har “Gazelle Valley” nature park in Jerusalem are celebrating the recent birth of two new fawns, as these cute offspring bring the number of antelope to 20. Two years ago, there were just six gazelles in … Continue reading

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Jerusalem’s gazelle nature park is open

Jerusalem’s Gazelle Valley Nature Park is now open to the public. The 62-acre park contains a female gazelle from the original wild herd that lived in the area, plus others from zoos and their offspring. There are also porcupines, hedgehogs, … Continue reading

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Fifty baby fawns

Jerusalem Valley Gazelle Park celebrated the birth of its 50th fawn. It was only just over two years ago (see here) when the herd tripled in size to twenty. http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/Flash.aspx/47443

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Passover in Israel

During the Jewish festival of Passover, many museums and events will be free of charge.  Try Jerusalem’s Gazelle Valley Park or Botanical gardens or Pharaoh Mania at the Bible Lands Museum. 40 Israeli museums have free entrance thanks to sponsorship … Continue reading

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Nature behaves differently in Israel

I have noticed that in Israel, dogs don’t chase cats and cats don’t chase birds.  And in this video a herd of wild ibex / gazelles uses a zebra crossing to get across a busy Israeli road. https://israelunwired.com/what-youre-about-to-see-only-happens-in-israel/

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4000 animals treated every year

Israel’s Wildlife Hospital treats any injured animals, from hedgehogs and tortoises to eagles and gazelles. https://www.youtube.com/embed/PCrdkQrbkzU?rel=0

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Israel’s first city wildlife park

(Thanks to Israel21c) “Gazelle Valley” is a 64-acre site in the Givat Mordechai neighborhood of Jerusalem, in the south west of Israel’s capital. The valley is to be turned into the Gazelle Urban Nature Park, preserving the small flock of … Continue reading

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