Little students celebrates New Year of animals

ISTANBUL: A group elementary schoolchildren who have visited Istanbul’s Darıca zoo ahead of New Year eve, gave present boxes to the animals full of food and toys.

Visiting the zoo with great enthusiasm students delivered their presents to monkeys, bears and other settlers of Darica. Animals seemed very happy and ate the food with great pleasure.

Darıca zoo Education Supervisor Gokmen Aydın stated that the event aims to impose zoolatry to the children.

“Ahead of welcoming 2015, we have prepared special gifts for animals with students. There were bananas, stuffed toys, walnuts and some meat for lions in the boxes. Students decorated present boxes and then we left presents to the shelters,” Gokmen added.