This week's Fan Friday Feature is of Spike, leader of the pride and much-loved zoo character.
Thanks to Linda J Stanley for sharing.
Elvis the chimp is turning 12 today - HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Here's an adorable vintage snap of Elvis when he was just a baby. Make sure you like & comment to send him your birthday wishes.
Happy World Elephant Day!
To celebrate everyone's favourite pachyderms, here's some of our favourite photos of our elephants. Featuring some very cute baby pictures:
"Is that birthday cake for me?"
Yes it is Savannah - everyone join us in wishing this lovely lady a very happy 13th birthday!
"Attention Facebook! A new series of 'The Zoo' will be starting tonight at 8pm on ITV! This is of great human and sea lion importance!"
Thanks Bailey for the announcement. And thank you
Richard Urvoy for capturing her grand speech!
Happy World Cat Day! Our cheetahs can't wait to celebrate with some meaty treats later on.
Ever wonder what it's like to be a zoo keeper?
This Sunday, ITV's hit show 'The Zoo' returns to give you an insight into the daily ins and outs of ZSL's two fantastic Zoos! Make sure you tune in at 8pm Sunday on ITV1 http://www.zsl.org/about-us/itvs-the-zoo
Visitors to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are able to come face to face with lynx, brown bears, wolves, bison, reindeer, moose and wolverine - the very animals they could once have bumped into in Britain’s rural woodland.
Just when you thought your kids couldn't get any wilder, look what we've made - Wild Wild Whipsnade animal masks.
Transform your wild ones
Wild Wild Whipsnade takes you and your kids on a journey of discovery, immersing the whole family in the sights and sounds of awe-inspiring animals that once free roamed in this forgotten time.
To get your kids in the mood for a really wild day out, here's a selection of ready to print off and cut off colourful masks.
They will help bring playtime to life and are a great way to teach your children about the beasts of Old England, the Zoo's newest arrivals.
1. Print out on thin card or paper then glue to heavier card
2. Cut out mask 3. Cut out eye holes 4. Cut out very small holes on both sides of the face and thread with string/elastic