Latest News from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Hippo outside

Baby hippo’s first big swim is delayed by a very hungry mum

Group of Volunteers

We're celebrating Volunteer Week by following two of our own volunteers around the zoo for a day.

Koko, Phil and Elvis investigate their presents

Chimps Phil and Grant celebrated their 18th birthdays

Close up of a baby lemur

The mothers of six baby ring-tailed lemurs have been spotted taking turns babysitting one another’s youngsters at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

Steve Backshall  with Harris Hawk for deadly aerial assassins

First flight ahead of Deadly Aerial Assassins shows.

Scott the baby elephant playing with easter eggs

ZSL Whipsnade Zoos’ Asian elephants enjoy Easter egg hunt.

Pygmy Goat at Hullabazoo farm

Animals make themselves at home at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s brand new Hullabazoo Farm

Miniature donkeys Trevor and Tulip at the Hullabazoo Farm at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

Miniature donkeys rule the roost at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s brand new Hullabazoo Farm

Hullabazoo

Get closer to the animals than ever before at brand new Hullabazoo Farm

Elephants at whipsnade stocktake 2014

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo has kicked off the New Year with its annual stocktake – the mammoth task of counting every single animal at the Zoo.