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Happy feet in Byculla
When veterinarian Dr Madhumita Kale runs the laser device in circles over their heads, the Humboldt penguins at Mumbai's Veermata Jijabai Udyan in Byculla mimic the movement, rapidly swivelling their heads, their eyes set on the rays. It's all fun and games till it's time to feed the birds - that is when Kale has to bear an occupational hazard. Dory's death due to bacterial infection, in October 2016, led widespread criticism of the decision to bring the penguins here.
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