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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,...

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.