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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,...

Whipsnade Zoo stocktake 2016

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s keepers had a mammoth start to the year after being tasked with counting every animal for our annual stocktake.

Land of the Lions creative

ZSL London Zoo’s biggest and most breath-taking experience ever will be unveiled to the public on Friday 25 March 2016.

Ascension Island

The UK government will create a marine reserve, almost as big as the United Kingdom itself, in the waters of Ascension Island.

ZSL London Zoo annual stocktake

Armed with clipboards, calculators and cameras, zookeepers at ZSL London Zoo welcomed in the New Year with the annual animal stocktake.

Keeper Rob Harland and Marie the Merlin

This Christmas day the gates of ZSL London Zoo may be closed to the public, but the keepers are still busy inside making sure that that the...

Baby Colobus Monkey

A tiny monkey with fur as white as snow arrived just in time for Christmas at ZSL London Zoo.

Meerkats and Christmas stockings

ZSL London Zoo's merry meerkats have hung up their stockings, as they eagerly await the arrival of Father Christmas.