Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park

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Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park
Indian peafowl at SV Zoological Park
Date opened 1987
Location Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh, India
Land area 5,532 acres (2,239 ha)
Major exhibits elephant, peafowl, deer, sambar, parakeet, leopard, wild boar, white tiger, leopard, panther, giraffe

Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park is located in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India.

History[edit]

It was established on 29 September 1987[1] and covers an area of 5,532 acres (22 square kilometers).It is the Second largest zoo park in Asia.[2]

The Zoo[edit]

The main features of the Zoo Park are Mayuravani - The house for peafowl, Mrugavani - The house for herbivores, Vrukavihar - Living place for smaller carnivores along with parakeets, mainas, ducks, geese and a variety of other birds like flamingoes, swans, pelicans, raptors etc.

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