Meet The World’s First Tweeting Badger

BG the Badger wants to follow you.

1. Johannesburg zoo have hired a new Social Media Manager.

Tweeting Badger


@justinbieber Like badger, badger, badger OOooh. #remixsuggestion

2. And it’s a badger.

Tweeting Badger


Elephants are the only animals that can’t jump. If we ever start a zoo basketball team they can hand out the orange triangles.

3. BG the badger’s cage is filled with motion-sensors, which are linked to his Twitter account.

4. Which means he can live blog his dinner.

5. Or his day-to-day activities.

6. Watch BG in action here:

And follow him on Twitter - @ZooTweetsLive

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Ailbhe Malone is the UK lifestyle editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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