Happy Feet, named after the popular animated film about a tap-dancing penguin chick, has been fitted with a tracking device so the zoo can monitor his progress.

His unexpected appearance on Peka Peka Beach – north of Wellington and 3,000km (1,860 miles) from his Antarctic colony – stunned wildlife experts who said he was only the second emperor ever recorded in New Zealand.

Hundreds of people have visited Wellington Zoo to bid farewell to an emperor penguin who washed up on a New Zealand beach in June.

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