Latest News from ZSL

Asiatic lion Bhanu in a mountain of fallen leaves at ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo’s Asiatic lions celebrate the advent of autumn with scented treat

Dave with a leech at ZSL London Zoo

Abandoned leeches find new home just in time for Halloween.

Amur tiger cub with pumpkin

Tiger cubs, lemurs and vampire crabs investigate pumpkin gifts from keepers at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.  

Male chaffinch perched on a fence post

Chaffinches are anything but chuffed as leg lesions are found to peak during winter season

Two men looking at microchips in camouflage gear

In the lead-up to the illegal wildlife trade conference 2018, technology companies and conservation charities come together to accelerate the...

Pangolin inside a hollow log

A new conservation and research project launches today bringing together ZSL and other key collaborators to halt the decline of the Philippine...

Killer whale underwater

In what is being called a ‘killer whale apocalypse’, populations could be halved in just 30 years.

Elephant bird Wide

Madagascar’s giant elephant birds receive bone-afide rethink as ZSL names the species.

Mother tiger with 2 cubs walking past camera trap

In a triumphant victory for the endangered tiger, the government of Nepal has announced a remarkable 19% increase in the country’s tiger...

A fire salamander (Salamandra salamandra)

A fungus deadly to salamanders and newts has been found to be widespread in the European private amphibian trade – with the infection being...