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Sulawesi crested macaque baby

Standing eight inches tall and weighing in at just 800grams, ZSL London Zoo's tiny new arrival is already making a big impression.

Okapi camera trap

The first-ever coordinated global strategy to protect the okapi from extinction in the wild has been published.

ZSL Animal Photography Prize 2015 - Judges Choice Adult Winner and Size Matters category Winner - Timeless by Andy Skillen

The Zoological Society of London launches Animal Photography Prize 2016

Runners take part in the London Zoo stampede

Due to popular demand, ZSL is adding a second Stampede to the calendar and calling on roar-some runners to sign up for the wildest run in London...

Penguins and ice block at Penguin Beach

As Valentine's Day approaches, the flippered residents of Penguin Beach at ZSL London Zoo are busy pairing up for breeding season.

Otter and hamper

A boisterous bunch of otters received a special welcome hamper from their keepers, having just moved in to their new home at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo....

Owl health check up

ZSL London Zoo is inviting kids to bring their teddies for a health-check this February half term, with Vets LIVE - a week of interactive family...

Male African lion at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

This February half-term, families will discover chilling facts and bust some monster myths at a series of fascinating new talks.

Komodo dragon with David Attenbrough at ZSL London Zoo

Sir David Attenborough meets animals at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo in new dinosaur documentary

Stranded killer whale, © ZSL

Killer whales are facing the threat of extinction in European waters as a result of lingering toxic chemicals banned as far back as the 1980s,...