Latest News from 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


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.

A baby common hippo - Nelly

A baby hippo had a splashing time at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo after taking a dip in the public pool for the very first time.

Willow the giraffe calf at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

At just four weeks old, ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s newest arrival is already standing tall – at almost six feet!

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s merry mob of meerkats have busy hanging up their stockings, as they eagerly await the arrival of Santa Claus.

Could Tashi, our red panda, be blushing red for her new male resident?