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An Amur tiger lying down at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo has closed its gates to the public for the first time since World War Two – a day after sister site ZSL London Zoo announced the...

Bhanu the Asiatic lion

ZSL London Zoo is to close its gates to the public for the first time since World War Two. 

green piccture of coronavirus

Leading scientists call for substantial investment in wildlife health research.

School children take part in an education session

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo launches brand new education outreach workshops to local primary schools

Snowdon Aviary plans © F+P /ZSL

ZSL London Zoo applies for updated planning permission to revamp historic Snowdon Aviary.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar at ZSL London Zoo

Children’s classic comes to life at ZSL London Zoo this Easter - Saturday 4 to Sunday 19 April 2020

Photo - A scuba diver underwater, taking a photograph of wildlife on the seabed

Wildlife photographers asked to submit underwater images of oysters to win competition.

Oni is target trained, which allows keepers to calmly encourage her into the right position for the ultrasound

ZSL London Zoo reveals incredible ultrasound footage of pregnant okapi 

Two bears playing in the water at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Our bears play chase in the sun as they come out of hibernation at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

Photo - A wild lion cub resting on a large tree branch on the ground, looking into the camera

ZSL-led study shows genetic differences in African lions likely caused by ecological rather than human factors.