Latest News from ZSL

White-bellied pangolin (c) Tim Wacher, ZSL

Destruction of three tonnes of illegally-poached scales sends powerful message to poachers.

Sloth bear

Zookeepers treat sloth bears at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo to ‘honeycomb’ feed ball created with 3D printer

A pile of ivory tusks

With MPs due to debate the closure of the UK’s domestic ivory market today, ZSL joins NGO partners in urging Westminster to reflect growing public...

Baby Asian elephant Elizabeth with her family at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo including

Jumbo joy for our Asian elephants moving into their new £2 million home at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo this Easter.

Baby anteater Beanie with keeper Amy Heath

Zookeeper recruit a special teddy-bear to take on the role of surrogate mum to ZSL London Zoo’s newest arrival

Slender billed vulture

A new assessment of the country’s bird life finds a fifth of species are under threat.

Fallow deer grazing at night

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo captures remarkable footage of deer species’ night-time behaviour

Vets in Action

Kids can join in with Vets in Action at ZSL London Zoo this half-term

Lord Snowdon visiting the world-renowned Snowdon Aviary with HM The Queen and Princess Margaret in 1967.

ZSL (Zoological Society of London) is saddened by the news that Lord Snowdon has died. Our thoughts are with his family at this time.

Male skywalker hoolock gibbon

New species of Hoolock gibbon described by Chinese-led team in southwest China