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[Flag of Zürich] image by Pascal Gross

Per bend Argent and Azure.
Željko Heimer
, 9 June 2001

Zürich Zoo

[Flag of Zürich] image by António Martins-Tuválkin, 21 July 2009

The flag is (was) yellow with the Zürich Zoo logo in black. This shows a chimp perched in a large ring, stylized to geometrically simple monochrome. I have a branded sugar pack with the chimp I kept from my 1996 visit but I kept no photographic evidence of the flag itself. At (or the official site shows a similar logo with a toucan (, this being the logo of TGZ - Tiergarten-Gesellschaft Zürich, the Zurich Zoological Garden Society, a sponsoring entity.

At, the official Zurich Zoo website, this chimp logo is nowhere to be found in evidence. Instead the "ZOOh! Zürich" lettering mark seems to be used as a logo/emblem — see e.g.
António Martins-Tuválkin
, 21 July 2009