Prima-donna penguin born at ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo's newest arrival is already proving to be a demanding diva -- squawking loudly to tell everyone it's feeding time. 

This two-week old Humboldt penguin chick, still covered in fluffy grey hair, is being hand-reared by zookeepers at ZSL London Zoo's Penguin Beach exhibit, and isn't shy about letting zookeepers know when it's hungry!


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