Legals informations


The websites and are the property of the s.a.s Zoo de La Palmyre, a tropical wildlife zoo with a capital of €575,000, registered with the RCS of Marennes under the number B775693336, with its head office at the following address:
6 avenue de Royan
BP 8
17570 Les Mathes - France
Tél : (33) 05 46 22 46 06
Fax : (33) 05 46 23 62 97
Email :
Publishing Director: Patrick Caillé, CEO of the Zoo de La Palmyre
Editor: Florence Perroux, Head of Communications.

Web hosting

140 Quai du Sartel
59100 Roubaix - France

Website creation

162 quai de Brazza
33072 Bordeaux Cedex - France

Aim of website

The Zoo de La Palmyre website aims to present the Zoo de La Palmyre and provide information on the animal species it houses and on its objectives. It also contains some practical information for visitors.

Authors’ rights

The whole of this website (content and presentation) are a work protected by French and international law on authorial rights and on intellectual and industrial property. No commercial use, even partial, of the data contained can be made without the prior and written consent of the Zoo de La Palmyre.

The general structure, as well as the texts, photographs and videos that make up this site, are the exclusive property of the Zoo de La Palmyre.

Any total or part reproduction of this site, and any representation of the large part of its content, of one or several of its elements, by whatever means, without the express authorization of the Zoo de La Palmyre is prohibited and constitutes piracy as outlawed by articles L.335-2 and following of the Intellectual Property Code.

The same goes for the databases featuring on the website, which are protected by the measures of the Intellectual Property Code transposing the European directive of the 11 March 1996 relating to the legal protection of databases, which the Zoo de La Palmyre has produced. No website user or visitor can establish a hyperlink to this site without the express prior permission of the Zoo de La Palmyre. The information, pictograms, photographs, images, texts, video sequences, sound or other animations and other documents on this site are protected by industrial and/or intellectual property laws, whether the Zoo de La Palmyre is the owner or them or whether it has been authorized to reproduce and present them. As such, any reproduction, representation, adaptation, translation and/or modification, partial or whole or transfer to another site, are forbidden.

Making paper copies of these elements for private educational purposes is authorized in line with article L122-5 of the Intellectual Property Code. Their partial or whole reproduction, without the prior and written agreement of the author, is strictly forbidden.

Personal data

Users are informed, in line with article 27 of the ‘Informatique, fichiers et libertés’ law of 6 January 1978, that the optional information they share by choosing to reply to the forms allow us to respond, and are for the use of the Zoo de La Palmyre, which is responsible for dealing with them, for administrative and commercial purposes. Users are informed that they have rights of access and of rectification with regard to all data concerning them by writing to the Zoo de La Palmyre.

Hypertext links and references

The creation of any hypertext link to the present site and any reference to it are forbidden without the express written consent of the Zoo de La Palmyre.



We may place a ‘cookie’ in users’ computers. A ‘cookie’ does not allow us to identify users. Generally, it registers information regarding the navigations of users’ computers on our site (the pages they have visited, the date and time of the visit, etc), which we will be able to read during subsequent visits. Cookies remain inside users’ computers for one year.

Photo credits (except other indication)

© Sébastien Meys
© Florence Perroux
archives : © DR - Zoo de La Palmyre


English translation 

Rhonda Carrier


Changes to the legal information of the Zoo de La Palmyre website

The Zoo de La Palmyre reserves the right to change the current legal information, notably in order to conform changes in law, at any time.