Asian Palm Civet

Natural Habitat

This cat dwells in the Southeast Asian tropical Rain Forests from the Himalayas and the southern China, the Malay Peninsula, to the Philippines, and the Indonesian islands

 

Diet

Omnivores eating a range of fruit and vegetables along with meat items including small mammals and birds as well as insects

Conservation

Threat Level: Least Concern

Currently not under threat but are used for coffee farming in poor conditions

Here at the Zoo

Teemo, our solitary male civet loves to be out and about late afternoon and evening, spending most of the day sleeping