Latest Blogs from Wild About

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From Thursday 10 Sept, we are introducing a trial where Members, Fellows and Patrons no longer need to book for weekday off-peak visits. Pre-...

Rhinos by Will Amlot
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Zookeeper Charlotte Lancey tells us what it’s like to look after not one, but two herds of two-tonne rhinos in an article taken from the latest...

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Have a break and read our ' Inside story: Planet of the primates' article from the latest edition of our members magazine, Wild About.

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Take a peak at our ' 7 Things to do this summer' article from the latest edition of our members magazine, Wild About.

MTA Giraffe
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To make sure booking free member tickets is fair for all, we have made some important changes that should be read carefully before you book.

Zookeeper in mask with lion behind him lays 2m distancing sign on floor
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A guide for our Members, Fellows and Patrons on how to visit the Zoos when we reopen on 15th June 2020.

Drawing of Bhanu the lion
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Even more animal-inspired wonderful artwork from ZSL members.

Animation hippo made of lego

We asked our members to send us their Zoo-themed artistic creations - and we haven't been disappointed! Check out their masterpieces here...

Picture of an African hunting dog
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We asked our members what they loved about ZSL Zoos. From their favourite animal friends, to their favourite time to visit, read what they had to...

Small boy sits on Whipsnade Zoo sign
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London and Whipsande Zoos have a special place in our members’ hearts, helping people through the highs and lows of life. Read about their...

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Careers at ZSL

Our people are our greatest asset and we realise our vision for a world where wildlife thrives through their ideas, skills and passion. An inspired, informed and empowered community of people work, study and volunteer together at ZSL.

ZSL London Zoo

A blog for lovers of ZSL London Zoo, bringing you extraordinary animal facts and exclusive access to the world's oldest scientific zoo.

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Do you love wildlife? Discover more about our amazing animals at the UK's biggest zoo!


We're working around the world to conserve animals and their habitats, find out more about our latest achievements.


From the field to the lab, catch up with the scientists on the cutting edge of conservation biology at ZSL’s Institute of Zoology.


A day in Discovery and Learning at ZSL is never dull! The team tell us all about the exciting sessions for school children, as well as work further afield.

Artefact of the month

Every month, one of the pieces held in ZSL’s Library and at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo will feature here as Artefact of the Month.

Wild About

Read testimonials from our Members and extracts from ZSL's award winning members' magazine, Wild About.

Chagos Expedition

The Chagos archipelago is a rare haven for marine biodiversity. Hear from the team about our projects to protect the environments in the British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT).

Asia Conservation Programme

ZSL works across Asia, from the famous national parks of Nepal to marine protected areas in the Philippines. Read the latest updates on our conservation.

Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation

An Open Access journal for research at the interface of remote sensing, ecology and conservation.