Latest News from ZSL

Animatronic lion in Trafalgar Square

Ultra-realistic model lion unveiled as part of interactive new Land of the Lions exhibit

ZSL London Zoo’s most majestic residents will be given a Royal welcome on Thursday 17 March, when the brand new Asiatic lion exhibit is officially...

Giraffe baby nuru

Zookeepers welcomed a new baby giraffe at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo after mum Savannah gave birth just in time for Mother's Day.

Mountain Chicken Frog

Amphibians have been treated in the wild for the first time against the global chytridiomycosis (‘chytrid’) pandemic.

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

Visitors will be able to admire stunning shots from our fourth annual photography competition from Saturday 27 February.

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.